Ekaterina Semenchuk, Danielle De Niese, Olga Peretyatko & Gregory Kunde Lead Teatro Comunale di Bologna’s 2024 SeasonBy Francisco Salazar
The Teatro Comunale di Bologna has announced its 2023-24 season.
Erika Grimaldi, Luciano Ganci, and Claudio Sgura star in Puccini’s “Manon Lescaut.” Oksana Lyniv conducts the new production by Leo Muscato.
Performance Dates: Jan. 26-31, 2024
Davide Livermore directs a new production of Verdi’s “Il Trovatore” with Roberto Aronica, Marta Torbidoni, Lucas Meachem, and Chiara Mogini. Renato Palumbo conducts.
Performance Dates: Feb. 18-25, 2024
Danielle De Niese, Allen Boxer, and Bruno Taddia star in a double bill that includes Purcell’s “Dido and Aeneas” and Kurt Weill’s “The Seven Deadly Sins.” Marco Angius conducts the new production by Daniele Abbado.
Performance Dates: March 16-21, 2024
Roman Burdenko and Ekaterina Semenchuk lead Verdi’s “Macbeth” alongside Antonio Poli. Daniel Oren conducts the production by Jacopo Gassmann.
Performance Dates: April 12-18, 2024
Maria Agresta sings the title role of Puccini’s “Tosca.” The cast also stars Roberto Aronica and Gabriele Viviani. Oksana Lyniv conducts.
Performance Dates: April 26-30, 2024
René Barbera, Olga Peretyatko, Karen Gardeazabal, and Davide Giangregorio star in Mozart’s “Don Giovanni” in a new production by Alessandro Talevi. Martijn Dendievel conducts.
Performance Dates: May 26-31, 2024
Roberto Abbado conducts Puccini’s “Il Trittico” in a new production by Pierfrancesco Maestrini. The production is set to star Chiara Isotton, Roberto Aronica, and Dario Solari in “Il Tabarro” and Chiara Isotton and Marianna Pizzolato in “Suor Angelica.” “Gianni Schiccchi” will star Roberto De Candia, Giorgio Misseri, and Manuela Custer.
Performance Dates: July 3-19, 2024
Marco Angius conducts Alessandro Solbiati’s “La voce del Silenzio.” Stefano Poda directs the world premiere.
Performance Dates: Oct. 31-Nov. 3, 2024
Riccardo Frizza conducts Massenet’s “Werther” with Dimitri Korchak, Annalisa Stroppa, and Tommaso Barea.
Performance Dates: Nov. 19-26, 2024
The Teatro Comunale di Bologna’s season ends with Leoncavallo’s “Pagliacci.” The opera stars Gregory Kunde, Mariangela Sicilia, and Roman Burdenko. Daniel Oren conducts the new production by Serena Sinigaglia.
Performance Dates: Dec. 15-22, 2024
The Ring Cycle
The company will present “Das Rheingold,” conducted by Oksana Lyniv.
Performance Date: June 12 & 13, 2024
Oksana Lyniv conducts Mahler’s Symphony No. 2.
Performance Date: Feb. 4, 2024
Donato Renzetti conducts Bruckner, Liszt, and Brahms.
Performance Date: May 5, 2024
Colasanti and Strauss make up a program conducted by Oksana Lyniv.
Performance Date: May 11, 2024
Martijn Dendievel conducts a program of music by Busoni and Suk.
Performance Date: June 6, 2024
Ian Bostridge sings Mahler alongside Martijn Dendievel. The program also includes Bruckner’s Symphony No. 7.
Performance Date: Sept. 19, 2024
Soprano Yuliya Tkachenko joins conductor Oksana Lyniv in a program of music by Berlioz, Debussy, Eduard Resatsch, Rachmaninov, and Ravel.
Performance Date: Oct. 5, 2024