Joyce El-Khoury, Ekaterina Siurina & Michele Pertusi Lead New National Theatre Tokyo’s 2023-24 Season

The New National Theatre Tokyo has announced the programming for its 2023-24 season. The season will open with a new production of Puccini’s “Suor Angelica” presented with Ravel’s “L’Enfant et les Sortileges.” This double bill will be led by conductor Numajiri Ryusuke and director Aguni Jun, with a cast featuring Chiara Isotton, Marianna Pizzolato, Chloe Briot, and Saito Junko. Performance {…}

Ukrainian Baritone Yuriy Yurchuk To Present Rimsky-Korsakov’s Romances at Royal Opera House

(Credit: Yuriy Yurchuk official website) Ukrainian Baritone Yuriy Yurchuk will bring his acclaimed album of Rimsky-Korsakov’s romances to the Royal Opera House’s Crush Room on Dec. 20, 2021. The album, which was produced by Stone Records, was created alongside soprano Anush Hovhannisyan and pianist Sergei Rybin. Yurchuk will repeat the recital on Feb. 14, 2022, at the Stadthalle Kasten in {…}

Irina Lungu, Lawrence Brownlee, Daichi Fujiki, Stéphanie d’Oustrac Headline New National Theatre, Tokyo’s 2020-21 Season

The New National Theatre, Tokyo has announced its 2020-21 season. The season will open with Britten’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” in a production by Sir David McVicar. Per the company’s official website, the production will be modified into “A New Normal” style which will include social distancing protocols for artists. The opera will star Daichi Fujiki as Oberon, Kerstin Avemo {…}