Opera

Bolshoi TheaterLa Sonnambula: (The Sleepwalker): Vincenzo Bellini's bel canto opera staged by Pier Luigi Pizzi. Bolshoi Theater New Stage. July 11, 12 and 13 at 7 p.m. and July 14 at 6 p.m.

Opera Addresses

Thursday, July 11th

NEW La Sonnambula: (The Sleepwalker): Vincenzo Bellini's bel canto opera staged by Pier Luigi Pizzi. Bolshoi Theater New Stage. 7 p.m.

Friday, July 12th

NEW La Sonnambula: (See Thurs. listing.) Bolshoi Theater New Stage. 7 p.m.

Les Contes d'Hoffmann (Skazki Gofmana): Offenbach's opera based on E.T.A. Hoffmann's stories about his three loves. Performed in French. Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theater. 7 p.m.

Saturday, July 13th

NEW La Sonnambula: (See Thurs. listing.) Bolshoi Theater New Stage. 7 p.m.

Tosca: Puccini's opera about the tragic love of a beautiful Roman singer for an artist. Performed in Italian. Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theater. 7 p.m.

Sunday, July 14th

NEW La Sonnambula: (See Thurs. listing.) Bolshoi Theater New Stage. 6 p.m.

Monday, July 15th

The Barber of Seville (Sevilsky Tsiryulnik): Gioacchino Rossini's opera based on Beaumarchais' comedy. The tricky barber Figaro helps a young count marry the girl he loves. Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theater. 7 p.m.

Wednesday, July 17th

Irina Sukhanova (soprano), Dmitry Bobrov (tenor) and Nadezhda Astapenkova (piano) perform arias and duets by Tchaikovsky, Leoncavallo, Puccini and Verdi. Scraibin Museum. 7 p.m.

La Traviata: Verdi's opera as staged by Alexander Titel. Performed in Italian. Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theater. 7 p.m.

and Beyond…

Carmen: David Pountney's staging of Bizet's opera based on Merimee's short story. Performed in French. Bolshoi Theater New Stage. July 18, 19, 20 at 7 p.m., July 21 at 6 p.m.

MT PICK Madame Butterfly: Puccini's opera, staged by Lyudmila Nalyotova. Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theater. July 18, 7 p.m.

NEW L'Italiana in Algeri (Italianka v Alzhire): Rossini's operatic drama staged by Yevgeny Pisarev. Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theater. July 23, 7 p.m.

Der Rosenkavalier: (Kavaler Rozy): Richard Strauss' comic opera directed by Stephen Lawless. Performed in German. Bolshoi Theater Main Stage. July 24, 25, 26 and 27 at 6 p.m.

Eugene Onegin: Alexander Titel stages Tchaikovsky's masterpiece, based on Pushkin's novel about a Petersburg dandy who rejects the love of a provincial girl and is later rebuffed by her. Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theater. July 25 and 26, 7 p.m.