New & Rare
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Years
There are over 25,000 performances of opera every year. Use the New & Rare listing to find the more unusual works, the rarities and the world premieres.
SnedronningenPremiereUzt 2020, München, Münchner Opernfestspiele
Le Postillon de LonjumeauPremiereMar-Apr 2019, Paris, Opéra Comique
Adams, John (*1947)
A Flowering TreePremiereApr 2019, Brisbane, Opera Queensland
Girls of the Golden WestPremiereOts-Mar 2019, Amsterdam, De Nationale Opera
The Love of the PoetPremiereOts-Apr 2019, Kazan, Tatar State Opera
La statiraPremiereMar 2019, Venezia, La Fenice
The BlindPremiereApr 2019, New Orleans, New Orleans Opera
Die Bremer StadtmusikantenPremiereOts-Apr 2019, Berlin, Komische Oper Berlin
Bates, Mason (*1977)
The (R)evolution of Steve JobsPremiereOts-Mar 2019, Seattle, Seattle Opera
7 MinutiWorld premiereOts 2019, Nancy, Opéra national de Lorraine
Bell, Iain (*1980)
StonewallWorld premiereEka 2019, New York, New York City Opera
Into the Little HillPremiereApr 2019, Paris, Athénée Théâtre Louis-Jouvet
The Mask of OrpheusPremiereUrr-Aza 2019, London, English National Opera
Romeo und JuliaPremiereOts 2019, Lyon, Opéra de Lyon
Fire Shut Up In My BonesPremiereEka 2019, Saint Louis, Opera Theatre of Saint Louis
Yvonne, princesse de BourgognePremiereOts-Mar 2020, Paris, Opéra National de Paris
Riders of the Purple SagePremiereOts-Mar 2020, Phoenix, Arizona Opera
ClaraWorld premiereApr 2019, Baden-Baden, Festspielhaus Baden-Baden
DraculaPremiereApr-Eka 2019, Stockholm, Kungliga Operan
Anne PedersdotterPremiereEka 2019, Oslo, Den Norske Opera
MeropePremiereUrr 2019, Wien, Theater an der Wien
Kyz ZhibekPremiereMar 2019, Astana, Astana Opera
Europeras I and IIPremiereMai 2019, Braunschweig, Staatstheater Braunschweig
JephtePremiereAza 2019, Buenos Aires, Teatro Colón
L'enigma di LeaWorld premiereOts 2019, Barcelona, Gran Teatre del Liceu
Il PostinoPremiereAza 2019, Norfolk, Virginia Opera
Ercole amantePremiereAza 2019, Paris, Opéra Comique
Les Arts FlorissantsPremiereUzt 2019, Versailles, Opéra Royal de Versailles
Juro JánošíkPremiereOts 2019, Banská Bystrica, State Opera Banská Bystrica
Cipullo, Tom (*1960)
The PartingWorld premiereMai 2019, Seattle, Music of Remembrance
JosephinePremiereOts-Mar 2019, Denver, Opera Colorado
Amalia!World premiereOts 2019, Bolzano, Fondazione Haydn di Bolzano e Trento
Lady SwanwhiteWorld premiereOts 2019, Tampa, Opera Tampa
The Ghosts of Versailles Uzt 2019, Chautauqua, Chautauqua Opera Festival
The Central Park FiveWorld premiereEka 2019, San Pedro, Long Beach Opera
The Second Violinist Mar 2019, Amsterdam, De Nationale Opera
En SilenceWorld premiereOts 2019, Luxembourg, Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg
LiliomPremiereUzt 2019, München, Gärtnerplatztheater
L'Ange de NisidaWorld premiereAza 2019, Bergamo, Fondazione Teatro Donizetti
Linda di ChamounixPremiereApr 2019, St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre
Tri SestriPremiereMar 2020, Wien, Wiener Staatsoper
M - Eine Stadt sucht einen MörderWorld premiereMai-Eka 2019, Berlin, Komische Oper Berlin
IweinPremiereApr 2020, Bonn, Theater Bonn
Dantons TodPremiereMai 2019, Wien, Wiener Staatsoper
Die MassnahmePremiereMar 2020, Paris, Cité de la Musique-Philharmonie
KleopatraPremiereMar-Apr 2019, Aarhus, Den Jyske Opera
HumanoidPremiereOts-Mar 2019, Winterthur, Theater Winterthur
HöstsonatenPremiereAza-Abe 2019, Helsinki, Finnish National Opera
Furrer, Beat (*1954)
Violetter SchneeWorld premiereUrt 2019, Berlin, Staatsoper Unter den Linden
Dafne in LauroPremiereEka 2019, Graz, Styriarte
Il mondo alla roversaPremiereOts 2019, Reims, Opéra de Reims
Il finto sordoPremiereMai 2019, Bilbao, ABAO
I tre gobbiPremiereUzt 2019, Wildbad, Rossini in Wildbad
Je suis narcissisteWorld premiereMar 2019, Madrid, Teatro Real de Madrid
OceaneWorld premiereApr-Mai 2019, Berlin, Deutsche Oper Berlin
Einstein on the BeachPremiereMai 2019, Bilbao, Teatro Arriaga Bilbao
In the Penal Colony Apr-Mai 2019, Long Beach, Long Beach Opera
OrphéePremiereAza 2019, London, English National Opera
Alceste Uzt 2019, München, Münchner Opernfestspiele
L'Île de MerlinPremiereEka 2019, Wolf Trap, Wolf Trap Opera
Paride ed ElenaPremiereOts 2019, Boston, Odyssey Opera
The Grapes of WrathPremiereMai 2019, Detroit, Michigan Opera Theatre
Twenty-SevenPremiereMar 2019, Montréal, L'Opéra de Montréal
Grey, Mark (*1967)
FrankensteinPremiereMar 2019, Bruxelles, La Monnaie/De Munt
Shining BrowPremiereIra-Urr 2019, Phoenix, Arizona Opera
Hamel, Micha (*1970)
Caruso a CubaWorld premiereMar 2019, Amsterdam, De Nationale Opera
AlessandroPremiereMai 2020, Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées
Amadigi di GaulaPremiereMar 2019, Compiègne, Théâtre Français de la Musique
PartenopePremiereEka 2020, San Francisco, San Francisco Opera
VenceslaoPremiereApr 2019, London, London Handel Festival
La SemelePremiereAza 2019, Wien, Theater an der Wien
IrenePremiereUrt 2020, Wien, Theater an der Wien
Adel i MaraPremiereMar 2019, Zagreb, HNK Zagreb
The Twelve MonthsPremiereUrt 2019, Otsu, Biwako Hall
Heggie, Jake (*1961)
If I Were YouWorld premiereAbu 2019, San Francisco, Merola Opera
PhaedraPremiereMai 2019, London, Royal Opera
Le Petit FaustPremiereMar 2019, Marseille, Opéra de Marseille
The Monstrous ChildWorld premiereOts-Mar 2019, London, Royal Opera
MomoPremiereAbe 2019, München, Gärtnerplatztheater
The Last American HammerPremiereOts-Mar 2020, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Opera
Max und MoritzPremiereEka 2019, Köln, Kammeroper Köln
Holten, Bo (*1948)
Schlagt sie tot!World premiereMai-Eka 2019, Malmö, Malmö Opera
Offenbachs TraumWorld premiereMai-Eka 2019, Hamburg, Hamburger Kammeroper
Człowiek z ManufakturyWorld premiereOts 2019, Łódź, Teatr Wielki Łódź
Johnson, Tom (*1939)
The Four Note OperaPremiereOts-Mai 2019, Ostrava, National Moravian-Silesian Theatre
János VitézPremiereUrt-Ots 2020, Budapest, Hungarian State Opera
Today It RainsWorld premiereMar 2019, San Francisco, Opera Parallèle
WhiteleyWorld premiereUzt 2019, Sydney, Opera Australia
Az arany meg az asszonyPremiereUrt-Ots 2020, Budapest, Hungarian State Opera
Der DiktatorPremiereAbe 2019, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Ópera de Tenerife
Karl V Uzt 2019, München, Münchner Opernfestspiele
Fin de partiePremiereMar 2019, Amsterdam, De Nationale Opera
JääWorld premiereUrt-Mar 2019, Helsinki, Finnish National Opera
Lang, David (*1957)
The LoserPremiereOts 2019, Los Angeles, LA Opera
Das JagdgewehrPremiereMar 2020, Amsterdam, De Nationale Opera
Lazar, Milko (*1965)
Koda LWorld premiereMar 2019, Ljubljana, SNG Opera in balet Ljubljana
Il GiustinoPremiereAbe 2019, Lausanne, Opéra de Lausanne
Clo-CloPremiereAbu 2019, Bad Ischl, Lehár Festival Bad Ischl
Edipo RePremiereMar 2019, Pisa, Teatro di Pisa
ZingariPremiereMai 2020, Edinburgh, Scottish Opera
Isis Uzt 2019, Beaune, Festival International d'Opéra Baroque de Beaune
AnthropoceneWorld premiereUrt-Ots 2019, Glasgow, Scottish Opera
Das Lied von der Erde Urt 2019, Baden-Baden, Festspielhaus Baden-Baden
EcubaPremiereUzt-Abu 2019, Martina Franca, Festival della Valle d'Itria
Visions and wonders of General MakriyannisWorld premiereApr 2019, Athens, Greek National Opera
El Milagro del RecuerdoWorld premiereAbe 2019, Houston, Houston Grand Opera
The Comedy on the BridgePremiereMar-Apr 2019, Malmö, Malmö Opera
El pasado nunca se terminaPremiereMai 2019, Fort Worth, Fort Worth Opera
SilvanoPremiereApr 2019, Glasgow, Scottish Opera
L'accademia di musicaPremiereUzt 2019, Wildbad, Rossini in Wildbad
Breaking the WavesPremiereAbu 2019, West Edge Opera
Amelia al balloPremiereApr 2019, Toulon, Opéra de Toulon
Francesca da RiminiPremiereMar 2019, Kawasaki, Belcanto Opera Festival in Japan
FortunioPremiereAbe 2019, Paris, Opéra Comique
PassionnémentPremiereAbu 2019, Belle-Ile en Mer, Lyrique-en-mer
Saint François d'AssisePremiereMai 2020, Hamburg, Staatsoper Hamburg
Gli amori di TeolindaPremiereAza 2019, Lausanne, Opéra de Lausanne
Les Huguenots Urt 2019, Budapest, Hungarian State Opera
Le prophètePremiereOts-Mar 2020, Berlin, Deutsche Oper Berlin
Robert le diablePremiereApr 2019, Bruxelles, La Monnaie/De Munt
Romilda e CostanzaPremiereUzt 2019, Wildbad, Rossini in Wildbad
SchneewittchenPremiereAza-Abe 2019, Berlin, Staatsoper Unter den Linden
The Face on the Barroom FloorPremiereOts 2019, Shreveport, Shreveport Opera
FlisWorld premiereEka 2019, Bytom, Opera Śląska
HrabinaPremiereMai 2019, Gdańsk, Opera Bałtycka
Un romano a MarteWorld premiereAza 2019, Roma, Teatro dell'Opera di Roma
Le leggi fondamentali della stupidità umanaWorld premiereMai 2019, Firenze, Fondazione del Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino
AgreedWorld premiereMar 2019, Glyndebourne, Glyndebourne
The ShiningPremiereApr-Mai 2020, Kansas City, Lyric Opera of Kansas City
DelirioWorld premiereEka 2019, Berlin, Deutsche Oper Berlin
Sorochinskaya yarmarka Mai-Eka 2019, Berlin, Komische Oper Berlin
OrlandoWorld premiereAbe 2019, Wien, Wiener Staatsoper
Legenda BałtykuPremiereApr 2019, Poznań, Teatr Wielki Poznań
The PhoenixWorld premiereApr-Mai 2019, Houston, Houston Grand Opera
Don HrabalPremiereOts-Mar 2019, Praha, National Theatre Prague
Orth, Rene (*1985)
Empty the HousePremiereMai 2019, Philadelphia, Curtis Institute of Music
Il barbiere di SivigliaPremiereOts 2019, Beijing, National Centre for the Performing Arts
Noi, due, quattroWorld premiereIra 2019, Firenze, Fondazione del Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino
Les BienveillantesWorld premiereApr-Mai 2019, Antwerpen, Opera Vlaanderen
Safe WordPremiereOts 2019, Shreveport, Shreveport Opera
MasqueradePremiereOts 2019, Shreveport, Shreveport Opera
Die SchneeköniginWorld premiereAza-Abe 2019, Berlin, Deutsche Oper Berlin
La serva padronaWorld premiereMai 2019, Bytom, Opera Śląska
EuridicePremiereEka 2020, Firenze, Fondazione del Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino
Trois ContesWorld premiereMar 2019, Lille, Opéra de Lille
CompanionshipPremiereMai 2019, Fort Worth, Fort Worth Opera
EmmelinePremiereMai 2020, Tulsa, Tulsa Opera
Assassinio nella cattedralePremiereMar 2020, London, Chelsea Opera Group
PolifemoPremiereEka 2019, Salzburg, Salzburger Pfingstfestspiele
OrfeoPremiereAbu 2019, Martina Franca, Festival della Valle d'Itria
Xochitl and the FlowersWorld premiereMai 2019, San Francisco, Opera Parallèle
The Aging MagicianPremiereMar 2020, San Diego, San Diego Opera
ElizabettaWorld premiereUrt-Eka 2019, Regensburg, Theater Regensburg
The FixWorld premiereMar 2019, Saint Paul, Minnesota Opera
A Midsummer Night's DreamPremiereMai-Eka 2019, Erfurt, Theater Erfurt
Qing, Yin (*1954)
The long marchPremiereUzt-Abu 2019, Beijing, National Centre for the Performing Arts
Les BoréadesPremiereUrt 2020, Wien, Theater an der Wien
Hippolyte et Aricie Mai 2019, Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées
Platée Apr 2020, Dresden, Sächsische Staatsoper
OrlandoWorld premiereMai-Eka 2019, Stockholm, Kungliga Operan
SchitzPremiereEka-Uzt 2020, Tel Aviv, Israeli Opera
The Falling and The RisingWorld premiereApr 2019, Memphis, Opera Memphis
LearPremiereAza-Abe 2019, Paris, Opéra National de Paris
Le CosmicomicheWorld premiereMar 2019, Toulon, Opéra de Toulon
This Hostel LifeWorld premiereEka 2019, Dublin, Irish National Opera
MladaPremiereMar 2019, St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre
Windstorm in BubblelandWorld premiereUzt 2019, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Festival Opera
Spoon MountainWorld premiereUzt 2019, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Festival Opera
Dear ErichPremiereUrt 2019, New York, New York City Opera
Adelaide di BorgognaPremiereApr 2019, Rovigo, Teatro Sociale di Rovigo
Demetrio e PolibioPremiereAbu 2019, Pesaro, Rossini Opera Festival
Ruders, Poul (*1949)
The Handmaid's TalePremiereMai 2019, Boston, Boston Lyric Opera
Dionysos RisingWorld premiereApr 2019, Trento, Fondazione Haydn di Bolzano e Trento
L'Amour de loinPremiereMar 2019, Brno, ND Brno
La finta pazzaPremiereMar 2019, Versailles, Opéra Royal de Versailles
Taking Up SerpentsWorld premiereUrt 2019, Washington, Washington National Opera
AlmaPremiereMai 2019, Manaus, Festival Amazonas de Ópera
Schade, dass sie eine Hure warWorld premiereOts-Mar 2019, Düsseldorf, Deutsche Oper am Rhein
Alfonso und EstrellaPremiereUzt-Abu 2019, Baugé, Opéra de Baugé
Siegfried, der kleine DrachenöterWorld premiereMar-Apr 2019, Würzburg, Mainfranken Theater Würzburg
DaliborPremiereIra 2019-Apr 2020, Praha, National Theatre Prague
Post FuturumPremiereOts 2019, Vilnius, Lithuanian National Opera and Ballet Theatre
AlmastPremiereMai 2019, Yerevan, A. Spendiarian Opera and Ballet National Academic Theatre
Es liegt in der LuftPremiereApr-Mai 2019, Erfurt, Theater Erfurt
The Veiled ProphetPremiereUrr 2019, Wexford, Wexford Festival Opera
Die WeidenPremiereAza 2019, Wien, Wiener Staatsoper
Samstag aus LichtPremiereEka 2019, Paris, Cité de la Musique-Philharmonie
Aus Licht - MichaelPremiereMai-Eka 2019, Amsterdam, De Nationale Opera
Aus Licht - Lucifer and EvePremiereEka 2019, Amsterdam, De Nationale Opera
Aus Licht - Cooperation and Opening up of SpacePremiereEka 2019, Amsterdam, De Nationale Opera
Le BalPremiereIra 2019, Buenos Aires, Teatro Colón
Die ägyptische HelenaPremiereApr 2019, Boston, Odyssey Opera
Die Liebe der DanaePremiereUzt 2019, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Festival Opera
La CucinaWorld premiereUrr-Aza 2019, Wexford, Wexford Festival Opera
TótékPremiereUrt-Ots 2020, Budapest, Hungarian State Opera
UndinePremiereOts 2019, Wien, Theater an der Wien
BlueWorld premiereUzt-Abu 2019, Cooperstown, Glimmerglass Festival
OrestPremiereAza 2019, Wien, Wiener Staatsoper
Ein BriefPremiereOts 2020, Wien, Theater an der Wien
Pinocchio Urt-Eka 2019, Wien, Volksoper Wien
Der Zauberer von OzPremiereApr-Eka 2020, Berlin, Komische Oper Berlin
UsherPremiereUrt 2020, Berlin, Staatsoper Unter den Linden
Alp ArslanWorld premiereMai-Eka 2019, Giessen, Stadttheater Giessen
OsternachtPremiereApr 2019, Zwickau, Theater Plauen-Zwickau
Denis and KatyaPremiereIra 2019, Philadelphia, Opera Philadelphia
JérusalemPremiereOts-Mai 2019, Bonn, Theater Bonn
PartenopePremiereMai 2019, Valladolid, Teatro Calderon
Dorilla in TempePremiereUrr-Aza 2019, Wexford, Wexford Festival Opera
FarnacePremiereAbe 2019, Sydney, Pinchgut Opera
Juditha Triumphans Urt-Ots 2019, Amsterdam, De Nationale Opera
L'olimpiadePremiereOts 2019, concertgebouw, Het Concertgebouw
The CircleWorld premiereMai-Eka 2019, Weimar, Deutsches Nationaltheater und Staatskapelle Weimar
The Devil in LoveWorld premiereOts-Apr 2019, Moscow, Stanislavsky Opera
Maria MagdalenaWorld premiereUzt 2019, Retz, Festival Retz
Wajsar, Petr (*1978)
TramvestieWorld premiereApr-Eka 2019, Praha, National Theatre Prague
Another Brick in the WallPremiereApr 2020, Vancouver, Vancouver Opera
Peter Schmoll und seine NachbarnPremiereUrt 2019, Wien, Theater an der Wien
Diodati. UnendlichWorld premiereOts-Apr 2019, Basel, Theater Basel
Boojum!PremiereUzt 2019, Adelaide, State Opera of South Australia
MaximilianWorld premiereUrt 2019, Erl, Tiroler Festspiele Erl
Zhou, Long (*1953)
Madame White SnakePremiereMar 2019, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Arts Festival