Only 2 works in NY City Opera’s next season

Only 2 works in NY City Opera’s next season


norman lebrecht

June 25, 2019

Barely alive, City Opera has rolled out next year’s plans.

They consist of the US premiere of Juan Duran’s ‘O Arame’, coupled with Manuel de Falla’s ‘El Amor Brujo’

The other show is Pietro Mascagni’s ‘Isabeau’ in London’s Holland Park production.


Bleakness. Read here.


  • Stuart Donaldson says:

    Well, one could wish for more, but Isabeau is quite something. I wish I’d seen it at OHP.

  • IntBaritone says:

    Let us not pretend that this company has anything to do with what we all think of as New York City Opera beyond it’s moniker.

  • Daniel says:

    This is not correct. There are three complete operas in their upcoming season. The third one is Benjamin Britten’s “Gloriana” in a concert version starring soprano Anna Catarina Antonacci.