Anna Netrebko, Elīna Garanča, Sonya Yoncheva, Jonas Kaufmann & Luca Salsi Lead Teatro alla Scala’s 2023-24 SeasonBy Francisco Salazar
The Teatro alla Scala has announced ts 2023-24 season.
The season opens with Verdi’s “Don Carlo” which will star René Pape, Francesco Meli, Luca Salsi, Ain Anger, Anna Netrebko, and Elīna Garanča. Riccardo Chailly conducts a production by Lluis Pasqual. Maria Jose Siri and Ekaterina Semenchuk perform the final two performances.
Performance Dates: Dec. 7, 2023-Jan. 2, 2024
Sonya Yoncheva stars in Cherubini’s “Medée” in a new production by Damiano Michieletto. Michele Gamba conducts a cast that also includes Stanislas de Barbeyrac, Nahuel Di Pierro, Martina Russomanno, and Ambroisine Bré.
Performance Dates: Jan. 14-28, 2024
Luca Salsi leads Verdi’s “Simon Boccanegra” alongside Ain Anger, Roberto De Candia, Eleonora Buratto, Anita Hartig, Charles Castronovo, and Matteo Lippi. Lorenzo Viotti conducts the production by Daniele Abbado.
Performance Dates: Feb. 1-24, 2024
Mozart’s “Die Entführung aus dem Serail” is set to star Sven-Eric Bechtolf, Jessica Pratt, Jasmine Delfs, Daniel Behle, Michael Laurenz, and Peter Rose. Thomas Guggeis conducts the production by Giorgio Strehler.
Performance Dates: March 10-25, 2024
Dmitry Korchak, Michele Pertusi, Nahuel Di Pierro, Evgeny Stavinsky, Marina Rebeka, and Martina Russomanno star in Rossini’s “Guillaume Tell.” Michele Mariotti conducts the production by Chiara Muti.
Performance Dates: March 20-April 10, 2024
Irina Brook directs Puccini’s “La Rondine” with a cast that includes Mariangela Sicilia, Rosalia Cid, Matteo Lippi, Giovanni Sala, and Pietro Spagnoli. Riccardo Chailly conducts.
Performance Dates: April 4-20, 2024
Mario Martone directs “Cavalleria Rusticana” and “Pagliacci” with Giampaolo Bisanti conducting. Mascagni’s work stars Elīna Garanča, Ekaterina Semenchuk, Francesca Di Sauro, Brian Jagde, Amartuvshin Enkhbat, and Elena Zilio while Leoncavallo’s work will star Irina Lungu, Fabio Sartori, Amartuvshin Enkhbat, Jinxu Xiahou, and Mattia Olivieri.
Performance Dates: April 16-May 5, 2024
Ambrogio Maestri, Andrea Carroll, Lawrence Brownlee, and Mattia Olivieri star in Donizetti’s “Don Pasquale” with Evelino Pido conducting. Davide Livermore directs.
Performance Dates: May 11-June 4, 2024
Benjamin Bernheim stars in Massenet’s “Werther” with Jean Sébastien Bou, Victoria Karkacheva, and Francesca Pia Vitale. Alain Altinoglu conducts the production by Christof Loy.
Performance Dates: June 10-July 2, 2024.
Anna Netrebko stars in Puccini’s “Turandot” with Yusif Eyvazov, Roberto Alagna, Vitalij Kowaljow, and Rosa Feola. Davide Livermore directs and Daniel Harding conducts.
Performance Dates: June 25-July 15, 2024
Nino Rota’s “Il cappello di paglia di Firenze” will be conducted by Donato Renzetti and directed by Mario Acampa.
Performance Dates: Sept. 4-18, 2024
Roberto Carson directs Antonio Cesti’s “L’Orontea” with a cast that includes Stéphanie d’Oustrac, Mirco Palazzi, Francesca Pia Vitale, Hugh Cutting, Luca Tittoto, Sara Blanch, Marianna Pizzolato, Carlo Vistoli, and Maria Nazarova. Giovanni Antonini conducts.
Performance Dates: Sept. 26-Oct. 5, 2024
Krassimira Stoyanova, Günther Groissböck, Kate Lindsey, Johannes Martin Kränzle, and Sabine Devieilhe star in Strauss’ “Der Rosenkavalier” with Kirill Petrenko conducting. Harry Kupfer directs the production.
Performance Dates: Oct. 12-29, 2024
Sir David McVicar directs Wagner’s “Das Rheingold” with Christian Thielemann conducting. The cast is led by Michael Volle, Andrè Schuen, Norbert Ernst, Johannes Martin Kränzle, Wolfgang Ablinger-Sperrhacke, Jongmin Park, Ain Anger, Okka von der Damerau, Olga Bezsmertna, Christa Mayer, Andrea Carroll, Svetlina Stoyanova, and Virginie Verrez.
Performance Dates: Oct. 28-Nov. 10, 2024
Riccardo Chailly conducts Verdi and Schubert.
Performance Dates: Nov. 9-14, 2023
Ingo Metzmacher conducts a program of Luigi Nono and Shostakovich. The program includes soloists Serena Saenz and Pierre-Laurent Aimard.
Performance Dates: Jan. 22-25, 2024
Marlis Petersen and Riccardo Chailly team up for a performance of music by Schonberg, Webern, and Berg.
Performance Dates: May 27-30, 2024
Rosa Feola, Cecilia Molinari, Giovanni Sala, and Adam Plachetka star in Mozart’s Requiem with Daniel Harding.
Performance Dates: June 29-July 5, 2024
Schonberg’s Gurre-Lieder will be sung by Camilla Nylund, Andreas Schager, and Okka von der Damerau.
Performance Dates: Sept. 13-17, 2024
Juan Diego Florez and Vicenzo Scalera perform music by Rossini, Donizetti, Bellini, and Verdi.
Performance Date: Dec. 18, 2023
Christian Gerhaher and Gerold Huber perform music by Brahms.
Performance Date: Feb. 5, 2024
Elīna Garanča and Malcolm Martineau perform music by Brahms, Berlioz, Saint-Saëns, Gounod, Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov, and Chapí.
Performance Date: March 11, 2024
Roberto Algana and Jeff Coen perform music by Wagner, Massenet, Verdi, Leoncavallo, Moniuszko, Tchaikovsky, Pergolesi, and Saint-Saëns.
Performance Date: June 23, 2024
Daniel Harding conducts the Christmas Concert.
Performance Date: Dec. 23, 2023
Les Musiciens du Louvre and Marc Minkowski lead a performance of Handel’s “Alcina” with soloists Magdalena Kozena, Erin Morley, Elizabeth Deshong, Anna Bonitatinus, Valerio Contaldo, and Alex Rosen.
Performance Date: Feb. 8, 2024
Lisette Oropesa and Benjamin Bernheim perform French Arias by Donizetti, Gounod, Meyerbeer, Massenet, and Rossini. Marco Armiliato conducts.
Performance Date: April 29, 2024
Riccardo Chailly conducts Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 with Olga Bezsmertna, Wiebke Lehmkuhl, Benjamin Bruns, and Markus Werba.
Performance Date: May 7, 2024
Marina Rebeka, Vasilisa Berzhanskaya, Freddie de Tommaso, and Alexander Vinogradov star in Verdi’s Requiem. Riccardo Chailly conducts.
Performance Date: May 23, 2024
William Christie leads Purcell’s “The Fairy Queen”
Performance Date: June 30, 2024
Anna Netrebko and Jonas Kaufmann perform a Puccini concert with Riccardo Chailly conducting.
Performance Date: Nov. 29, 2024
Julija Samsonova-Khayet joins the members of the Teatro alla Scala orchestra for Respighi, Ravel, and Faure.
Performance Date: Feb 25, 2024
Barbara Rita Lavarian and Maria Miccoli perform Halvorsen, Boccherini, and Pergolesi with members of the Teatro alla Scala orchestra.
Performance Date: March 24, 2024
Alberto Malazzi conducts members of the Chorus for a program of Brahms, Holst, Rheinberger, and Andres.
Performance Date: April 28, 2024