Nicole Cabell in recital May 8
A chance to hear the winner of the 2005 Cardiff Singer of the World Competition singing works by Obradors, Ravel, Britten and spirituals, accompanied by Simon Lepper.
La sonnambula Brenda Rae
2nd (of only 5) performances: April 28. Kihwan Sim (Rodolfo) sorts out a misunderstanding caused by her sleepwalking, reuniting her with Elvino (Ioan Hotea - house debut).
Last 2 From the House of the Dead April 27 & 29 (3.30pm!)
Janáček's last, boundary breaking masterpiece, with a huge cast led by Johannes Martin Kränzler as Siskov.
new merry widow opens May 13
With Marlis Petersen in the title role, lots of your favourite singers, directed by Claus Guth, conducted by Joana Mallwitz. Come and have some fun!
BRITTEN'S BILLY BUDD
»One of the most beautiful stories ever written!«, (Thomas Mann, about Herman Melville's Billy Budd) - with Björn Bürger in the title role. A good man, brought down by a cunning, evil one ...