Lisette Oropesa, Gregory Kunde, Anna Pirozzi & Karita Mattila Lead Teatro dell’Opera di Roma’s 2023-24 Season


The Teatro dell’Opera di Roma has announced its 2023-24 season.

The season opens with Botio’s “Mefistofele” with Simon Stone directing. Michele Mariotti conducts a cast that includes John Relyea, Maria Agresta, and Joshua Guerrero.

Performance Dates: Nov. 27-Dec. 5, 2023

Michele Mariotti conducts Puccini’s “Tosca” with Anna Pirozzi, Vittorio Grigolo, and Erwin Schrott.

Performance Dates: Dec.9-14, 2023

Damiano Michieletto directs Mozart’s “Die Zauberflöte” with Michele Spotti conducting. The cast includes Juan Francisco Gatell, Emőke Baráth, Markus Werba, Olga Pudova, and John Relyea.

Performance Dates: Dec. 13-21, 2023

Ersan Mondtag directs a double bill of Puccini’s “Gianni Schicchi” and Ravel’s “L’heure espagnole.” Michele Mariotti conducts the production with a cast that includes Carlo Lepore and Karine Deshayes.

Performance Dates: Feb. 7-16, 2024

Barrie Kosky directs Strauss’ “Salome” with Marc Albrecht conducting. Sara Jakubiak sings the title role.

Performance Dates: March 7-16, 2024

Lisette Oropesa sings the lead role in Bellini’s “La Sonnambula” alongside John Osborn, Roberto Tagliavini, and Monica Bacelli. Francesco Lanzillotta conducts the new production by Jean-Philippe Clarac and Olivier Deloeuil.

Performance Dates: April 9-17, 2024

Janáček’s “Jenůfa” will be directed by Claus Guth and conducted by Juraj Valčuha. Karita Mattila stars.

Performance Dates: May 2-9, 2024

Gregory Kunde, Roberta Mantegna, and Igor Golovatenko star in Verdi’s “Otello” with Daniel Oren conducting. The production is by Allex Aguilera.

Performance Dates: June 1-12, 2024

Deborah Warner directs Britten’s “Peter Grimes” with Michele Mariotti conducting. Allan Clayton sings the title role with Sophie Bevan and Simon Keenlyside.

Performance Dates: Oct. 11-19, 2024

Silvia Colasanti’s “L’ultimo viaggio di Sindbad” will make its world premiere with Luca Micheletti directing. Enrico Pagano conducts.

Performance Dates: Oct. 16-23, 2024

Pauline Viardot’s “Cenerentola” will be performed with the Young Artist Program “Fabbrica.” Lorenzo Amato conducts.

Performance Dates: May 28-31, 2024


Michele Mariotti conducts Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater and Stravinsky’s Pulcinella.

Performance Date: Feb. 20, 2024

Omer Meir Wellber conducts “Proximity or Closeness” and Mozart’s Requiem.

Performance Date: Feb. 10, 2024


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