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Broadcast: Les Vêpres siciliennes

Live from the Bayerische Staatsoper, a video webcast of Les Vêpres siciliennes begins a 1:00 PM New York time. Featured are Rachel Willis-Sørensen, Leonardo Caimi, George Petean and Erwin Schrott in a new production conducted by Omer Meir Wellber and directed by Antú Romero Nunes. The cher public (not pictured) are invited to chat in the comments section below.

Webcast: Die Walküre

Get an early start today, cher public, with an 11:00 AM live video webcast of Die Walküre from the Bayerische Staatsopera, for discussion both on Rabbit TV and here in the usual comments section. Read more »

Three’s company

Join La Cieca (not pictured) for this afternoon’s live performance of Puccini’s Il trittico from the Bayerische Staatsoper, webcast at 1:00 PM today. As with La bohème earlier this month, you’ll have a choice of two ways to watch and discuss, as specified after the jump..  Read more »


The Bayerische Staatsoper, purveyor of fascinating video opera, continues to innovate.

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Webcast: La Bohème

Join La Cieca at the final frontier of Claus Guth‘s controversial new production of La Bohème, webcast at 1:30 PM today.

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Broadcast: Le nozze di Figaro

Live from the Bayerische Staatsoper.

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Puzza la tela dipinta

This afternoon the Royal Opera House offers a first glimpse of Richard Jones‘ new production of La bohème, the first at that theater since about 1735 or so.

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Broadcast: Turandot

Lise Lindstrom and Roberto Alagna (not pictured) head the cast of the Royal Opera House’s Turandot.

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