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June 2016

Latvian National Opera: Macbeth
11/06

Verdi – MACBETH

Thought is the most powerful weapon. Verdi’s first Shakespearean opera is a parable on political immorality – and a revolution of the then-existing opera conventions. Macbeth is a man who sees what he wants to see. His world isn’t ruled by tyrants, but by ideas.

Latvian National Opera & Ballet
11 June 2016 at 17h55 CET
Dutch National Opera: The Queen of Spades
21/06

Tchaikovsky – THE QUEEN OF SPADES

‘What is life? A game!’ Renowned director Stefan Herheim directs Tchaikovsky’s much-loved opera about a young man who, for the prospect of earthly wealth, gambles away his chance for love and happiness.

Dutch National Opera
21 June 2016 at 19h30 CET

July 2016

Welsh National Opera: In Parenthesis
01/07

Bell - IN PARENTHESIS

Commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Battle at the Somme, Welsh National Opera presents a new opera by Iain Bell. IN PARENTHESIS is an adaption of the epic poem by Welsh writer David Jones. David Pountney directs the world premiere.

Welsh National Opera
01 July 2016 at 20h00 CET