Pelléas et Mélisande - Mise en scène de Katie Mitchell
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International tours

Ariadne auf Naxos by Richard Strauss

Stage Director: Katie Mitchell
Conductor: Marc Albrecht (creation)
New production of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence 2018, in coproduction with Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg, Finnish National Opera and Ballet, Royal Danish Opera and Gran Teatre del Liceu

Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, Paris
21, 24, 26, 28 and 30 March 2019

Conductor: Jérémie Rhorer


The Fiery Angel by Serguei Prokofiev

Stage Director: Marius Treliński
Conductor: Kazushi Ono (creation)
New production of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence 2018 and Teatr Wielki - Polish National Opera, in coproduction with Norwegian National Opera


Die Zauberflöte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Stage Director: Simon McBurney
Conductor: Pablo Heras-Casado (creation), Raphaël Pichon (revival 2018)
Production of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence 2014, revival in 2018 
A coproduction with De Nederlandse Opera and English National Opera
In collaboration with Complicite

De Nederlandse Opera, Amsterdam
5, 7, 9, 12, 14, 17, 19, 23, 25 and 29 September 2018

Conductor: Antonello Manacorda

English National Opera, London
14, 16, 21, 23, 28 March and 2, 9, 11 April 2019

Conductor: Ben Gernon, Chris Hopkins


Dido and Æneas by Henry Purcell

Stage Director: Vincent Huguet
Conductor: Václav Luks (creation)
New production of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence 2018 and its Académie, in coproduction with The Bolshoi Theatre


Seven Stones by Ondřej Adámek

Stage Director: Éric Oberdorff
Conductors: Ondřej Adámek and Léo Warynski (creation)
New production of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence 2018 and its Académie, in coproduction with accentus / axe 21, Opéra de Rouen Normandie, ARS Musica


The Rake's Progress by Igor Stravinski

Stage Director: Simon McBurney
Conductor: Eivind Gullberg Jensen (creation)
New production of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence 2017, in coproduction with Dutch National Opera, Amsterdam and Stanislavski Theatre, Moscow

Stanislavski Theatre, Moscow
September 2019


Pinocchio by Philippe Boesmans

Stage Director: Joël Pommerat
Conductor: Emilio Pomarico (creation)
New production of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence 2017, in coproduction with La Monnaie / De Munt, Opéra de Dijon, Opéra national de Bordeaux
Support of the Ministry of Culture and Communication for the composition of an original work


Erismena by Francesco Cavalli

Stage Director: Jean Bellorini
Conductor: Leonardo García Alarcón (creation)
New production of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence 2017 and its Académie, in coproduction with Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg

Les Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg
28 and 30 March 2019

Conductor: Leonardo García Alarcón


Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Stage Director: Jean-François Sivadier
Conductor: Jérémie Rhorer (creation)
New production of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence 2017, in coproduction with Opéra national de Lorraine, Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg and Teatro comunale di Bologna

Fondazione Teatro comunale di Bologna
15, 16, 18, 19, 20, 22 and 23 December 2018

Conductor: Michele Mariotti


Carmen by Georges Bizet

Stage Director: Dmitri Tcherniakov
Conductor: Pablo Heras-Casado (creation)
New production of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence 2017, in coproduction with Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg


Così fan tutte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Stage Director: Christophe Honoré
Conductor: Louis Langrée (creation)
New production of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence 2016, in coproduction with the Opéra de Lille, the Korean National Opera and Edinburgh International Festival


Il Trionfo del Tempo e del Disinganno by George Frideric Handel

Stage Director: Krzysztof Warlikowski
Conductor: Emmanuelle Haïm (creation)
New production of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence 2016, in coproduction with the Opéra de Lille and the Théâtre de Caen


Pelléas et Mélisande by Claude Debussy

Stage Director: Katie Mitchell
Conductor: Esa-Pekka Salonen (creation)
New production of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence 2016, in coproduction with Teatr Wielki-Polish National Opera


Kalîla wa Dimna by Moneim Adwan

Stage Director: Olivier Letellier
Conductor: Moneim Adwan and Zied Zouari (creation)
World Premiere of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence 2016, in coproduction with the Opéra de Lille and the Opéra de Dijon
With the support of the Festival d'Abu Dhabi


Alcina by George Frideric Handel

Stage Director: Katie Mitchell
Conductor: Andrea Marcon (creation)
New production of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence 2015, in coproduction with the Bolshoi Theatre

Bolshoi Theatre
17, 19, 21, 23 and 25 October 2018 & 13, 15 17, 19 and 21 March 2019

Conductor: Andrea Marcon


Be with Me Now

Conception, dramaturgy and staging: Julien Fišera
Conductor & transcriptions: MaNOj Kamps (creation)
World Premiere in July 2015 at the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence
New enoa production in coproduction with the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence, Aldeburgh Music, Bayerische Theaterakademie August Everding, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Queen Elisabeth Music Chapel, Dutch national Opera & Ballet, Lod Muziektheater, Teatr Wielki, Polish National Opera


Die Entführung aus dem Serail by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Stage Director: Martin Kušej
Conductor: Jérémie Rhorer (creation)
New Production of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence 2015, in coproduction with the Teatro Comunale di Bologna


The Monster in the Maze by Jonathan Dove

Stage Director: Marie-Eve Signeyrole
Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle (creation)
Creation of the French version in July 2015 at the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence
Commissioned by the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence, the Berliner Philharmoniker and the London Symphony Orchestra in coproduction with the Opéra Orchestre national Montpellier Languedoc-Roussillon and the Opéra de Lille

Opernhaus Wuppertal
5, 6, 8 and 9 July 2019

Conductor: Markus Baisch


A Midsummer Night's Dream by Benjamin Britten

Stage Director: Robert Carsen
Conductor: Kazushi Ono (creation)
Revival in 2015 of the 1991 production of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence and the Opéra national de Lyon

Opera Company of Philadelphia
8, 10, 15 and 17 February 2019

Conductor: Corrado Rovaris


Svadba by Ana Sokolović

Stage Directors: Ted Huffman et Zack Winokur
European creation of the staged version in July 2015 at the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence
Commissioned and originally produced by Dàirine Ní Mheadhra and John Hess from the Queen of Puddings Music Theatre in Toronto
New production of the Académie du Festival d'Aix-en-Provence in coproduction with Angers Nantes Opéra, the Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg, Ljubljana Festival


Ariodante by George Frideric Handel

Stage director: Richard Jones
Conductor: Andrea Marcon (creation)
New production of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence 2014, in coproduction with De Nederlandse Opera, Canadian Opera Company and Lyric Opera of Chicago

Lyric Opera, Chicago
2, 5, 8, 11, 14 and 17 March 2019

Conductor: Harry Bicket


Il Turco in Italia by Gioacchino Rossini

Stage Director: Christopher Alden
Conductor: Marc Minkowski (creation)
New production of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence 2014, in coproduction with Opéra de Dijon, Teatr Wielki - Polish National Opera


Trauernacht by Johann Sebastian Bach

Stage director: Katie Mitchell
Conductor: Raphaël Pichon (creation)
New production of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence 2014, in coproduction with Wiener Festwochen and the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation
With the support of enoa


Winterreise by Franz Schubert

Staging and visual creation: William Kentridge
Baritone: Matthias Goerne
Piano : Markus Hinterhaüser
Creation in June 2014 in Vienna, rerun in July 2014 at the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence in coproduction with Wiener Festwochen, Holland Festival, KunstFestSpiele Herrenhausen/Niedersächsische Musiktage, Grand Théâtre de Luxembourg, Opéra de Lille, Lincoln Center


Elektra by Richard Strauss

Stage director: Patrice Chéreau
Conductor: Esa-Pekka Salonen (creation)
New production of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence 2013
In coproduction with the Teatro alla Scala, the Metropolitan Opera, Gran Teatre del Liceu, Deutsche Staatsoper Unter den Linden and Finnish National Opera

Teatro alla Scala, Milan
4, 7, 10, 14, 18, 23 and 29 November 2018

Conductor: Christoph von Dohnányi

Unter den Linden Staatsoper im Schiller Theater, Berlin
27 January and 3, 16, 24 February 2019

Conductor: Daniel Barenboim


Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi

Stage director: Robert Carsen
Conductor: Giandrea Noseda (creation)
New production of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence 2013, in coproduction with the Opéra national du Rhin, the Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie, the Grand Théâtre de Genève and the Bolshoi Theater.


Written on Skin by George Benjamin

Stage director: Katie Mitchell
Conductor: George Benjamin (creation)
Created at the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence in July 2012
New production of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence, in coproduction with the De Nederlandse Opera, the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, the Théâtre du Capitole Toulouse


La Traviata by Giuseppe Verdi

Stage director: Jean-François Sivadier
Conductor: Bertrand de Billy (creation)
New production of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence 2011, in coproduction with the Wiener Staatsoper and the Opéra de Dijon
Associate coproducer: Théâtre de Caen


Die Zauberflöte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Stage director: William Kentridge
Conductor: René Jacobs (creation)
Production of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence and Opéra de Rouen Normandie
Created at Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie in 2005

New National Theatre, Tokyo
3, 6, 8, 10, 13 and 14 October 2018

Conductor: Roland Böer