The Royal Opera in London announced the lineup of the 2018/19 season on the 20th. The biggest topic is opening, the Wagner “Der Ring des Nibelungen” continuous performance of all four pieces, so-called “ring cycle” decorate. The final version of Keith Warner who also directed the first “Der Ring des Nibelungen” of Japan’s New National Theater Tokyo will be performed. The conductor is Antonio Pappano, the music director of the Royal Opera, “Ring cycle” is repeated four times in September and October.
Meanwhile, the premier of this season (New Production) is the following 5 works. Humperdinck “Hansel and Gretel”, Tchaikovsky “The Queen of Spades”, Janácek “Katya Kabanova”, Verdi “La forza del destino”, Britten “Billy Budd”,. In the replay, Bizet “Carmen” directed by Barrie Kosky, Mozart “Così fan tutte” directed by Jan Philipp Gloger, Mussorgsky “Boris Godunov” directed by Richard Jones and Giordano “Andrea Chénier” directed by David McVicar made the first replay Welcome.
Humperdinck《Hansel and Gretel》
2018.12.11 … 29
Cast：Hanna Hipp / Jennifer Davis / Gerhard Siegel / Michaela Schuster
Tchaikovsky《The Queen of Spades》
2019.1.13 … 2.1
Cast：Eva-Maria Westbroek / Felicity Palmer / Aleksandrs Antonenko
2019.2.4 … 2.26
Cast：Amanda Majeski / Pavel Cernoch
Verdi《La forza del destino》
2019. 3.21 … 4.22
Cast：Anna Netrebko / Jonas Kaufmann / Christopher Maltman
2019.4.23 … 5.10
Cast：Jacques Imbrailo / Toby Spence / Brindley Sherratt
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