Wagner in the US & Canada (2015-2016)

Rienzi, der Letzte der Tribunen

National Philharmonic (Music Center at Strathmore, North Bethesda, MD): 10/3/2015

Piotr Gajewski (c): Jennifer Wilson, Mary Ann Stewart; Issachah Savage, Robert Baker, Jason Stearns, Stephen Bryant, Kevin Thompson

(Concert Performance)

Der fliegende Holländer

Chicago Symphony Orchestra/Ravinia Festival: 8/15/2015

James Conlon (c): Amber Wagner, Ronnita Miller; Simon O’Neill, Matthew Plenk, Greer Grimsley, Kristinn Sigmundsson

(Concert Performance)

Virginia Opera: 4/8, 10, 13/2016 (Norfolk); 4/15, 17/2016 (Richmond); 4/23, 24/2016 (Fairfax) Adam Turner (c):

Francesca Zambello (p)

Seattle Opera: 5/7, 8 (m), 11, 14, 18, 20, 21/2016

Sebastian Lang-Lessing (c): Alwyn Mellor/Wendy Bryn Harmer, Luretta Bybee; Colin Ainsworth, Nikolai

Schukoff/David Danholt, Greer Grimsley/Alfred Walker, Daniel Sumegi Christopher Alden (p); Allen Moyer (d and cost.), Anne Militello (l)

Tannhäuser

Apotheosis Opera (NYC): 7/31, 8/2 (m)/2015

Matthew Jaroszewicz (c): Amber Smoke, Jodi Karem; Nicholas Simpson, Jacob Lasseter, Joseph Beckwith, Hans Tashjian, Ethan Fran, John Dominick

Sam Bartlett and Zach Blumenstein (p)

Metropolitan Opera: 10/8, 12, 15, 19, 24, 27, 31 (m)/2015

James Levine (c): Eva-Maria Westbroek, Michelle DeYoung; Johan Botha, Peter Mattei, Günther Groissböck Otto Schenk (p); Günther Schneider-Siemssen (d); Patricia Zipprodt (cost.); Gil Wechsler (l); Norbert Vesak (choreography)

Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg

San Francisco Opera: 11/18, 21, 24, 27, 12/2, 6 (m)/2015

Mark Elder (c): Rachel Willis-Sørensen, Sasha Cooke; Brandon Jovanovich, Alek Shrader, Greer Grimsley,

Martin Gantner, Ain Anger, Philip Horst, Joel Sorensen, Andrea Silvestrelli

David McVicar/Marie Lambert (p), Vicki Mortimer (d), Paule Constable (l), Ian Robertson (chorus.); Andrew George (choreography)

Siegfried

Canadian Opera Company: 1/23, 27, 30; 2/2, 5, 11, 14 (m)/2016

Johannes Debus (c): Christine Goerke; Stefan Vinke, Wolfgang Ablinger-Sperrhacke, Alan Held, Christopher

Purves, Phillip Ens

François Girard (p); Michael Levine (d); David Finn (l); Donna Feore (choreography)

Houston Grand Opera: 4/16, 20, 23, 28, 5/1 (m)/2016

Patrick Summers (c): Christine Goerke, Meredith Arwady; Jay Hunter Morris, Rodell Rosel, Iain Paterson,

Christopher Purves, Andrea Silvestrelli

La Fura Dels Baus/ Carlus Padrissa (p); Roland Olbeter (d); Chu Uroz (cost.); Peter van Praet (l); Franc Aleu (projections)

Götterdämmerung

Union Avenue Opera Theatre (St. Louis): 8/21, 22, 28, 29/2015

Scott Schoonover (c): Alexandra LoBianco, Rebecca Wilson, Melissa Kornacki, Lindsey Anderson, Johanna Nordhorn, Lauren Wright; Clay Hilley, David Dillard, Timothy Lafontaine, Patrick Blackwell Karen Coe Miller (p) (Reduced and Adapted by Graham Vick and Jonathan Dove)

Der Ring des Nibelungen

Washington National Opera: 4/30, 5/2, 4, 6; 5/10, 11, 13, 15; 5/17, 18, 20, 22/2016

Philippe Auguin (c): Catherine Foster/Nina Stemme, Megan Miller, Melody Moore, Melissa Citro, Jacqueline

Echols, Catherine Martin, Renée Tatum, Jamie Barton, Elizabeth Bishop, Lindsay Ammann, Marcy Stonikas,

Lori Phillips, Eve Gigliotti, Daryl Freedman; Daniel Brenna, Christopher Ventris, William Burden, David

Cangelosi, Richard Cox, Alan Held, Gordon Hawkins, Richard Cox, Julian Close, Solomon Howard, Raymond

Aceto, Eric Halfvarson

Francesca Zambello (p); Michael Yeargan (d); Catherine Zuber (cost.); Mark McCullough (l), Denni Sayers (choreo.); S. Katy Tucker, Jan Hartley (projections)