Karine Babajanyan

begins the new season as title role in the new production of Manon Lescaut at the Staatstheater Hannover.

Premiere: 10 September 2016

Performances: 15 / 24 September, 9 / 14 / 28 October, 18 November und 1. December 2016

She returns as Elena in Mefistofele to the Bayerische Staatsoper in Munich.

Performances: 4 / 7 / 10 November 2016

Furthermore, she will sing at the Staastheater Hannover the title role in Tosca and Mimì in La Bohème.


Tosca: 2 October, 5 / 11 / 25 November 2016

La Bohème: 23 November, 10 / 13 / 28 December 2016


Andrea Baker

With her own show Sing Sistah Sing! she will be guest at the Tucherschloss Nürnberg.

Concert: 1 December 2016



Heike Grötzinger

is member of the ensemble of the Bavarian State Opera and sings there amongst others Annina in La Traviata, Marta in Mefistofele, Marcellina in Le Nozze di Figaro and Aksinja in a new production of Schostakowitsch' Lady Macbeth von Mzensk.


Detailed information about all performances you can find on the Website of the Bayerische Staatsoper:


Dorothea Herbert
Furthermore, she is guest of the Associazione Richard Wagner di Venezia where she can be heard in a concert at the Teatro La Fenice with Alban Berg's 7 early songs and Claude Debussy's ariettes oubliées.
Concert: 11 November 2016, Teatro La Fenice, Venice


Emily Hindrichs

is a member of the ensemble of the Opera Cologne and will perform there next season amongst others Teresa in Benvenuto Cellini, Nannetta in FalstaffAdele in a guest performance of Tree of Codes in Dresden and Cunégonde in a new production of Candide.

Falstaff: 30 October (Prem), 6 / 12 November 2016
Candide: 4 (Prem) / 7 / 9 / 11 / 15 / 20 / 22  / 29 / 31 December 2016
La Bohème: 16 December 2016
Andreas Hörl

is Marke in the performance on Dec. 11, 2016 in production Tristan und Isolde, directed by Pierre Audi, conducted by Daniele Gatti  at the Teatro dell'Opera di Roma

Anja Kampe

makes her debut as Katerina Ismailowa in a new production of Lady Macbeth von Mzensk by Harry Kupfer under the baton of Kirill Petrenko at the Bayerischen Staatsoper in Munich.

Premiere: 28 November 2016

Further performances:

1 / 4 / 8 / 11 December 2016

Hiroshi Matsui

is as Bass in the ensemble of the Saarländisches Staatstheater Saarbrücken and is singing there in this season amongst others Tom in Un ballo in maschera, Komtur in a new production of Don Giovanni, the Water Goblin in Rusalka and Sparafucile in Rigoletto.

Detailed information about the performances can be found on the Website of the Saarländisches Staatstheater:

 He is also guesting as Colline in La Bohème at the New national Theatre Tokyo.

Performances: 17 / 20 / 23 / 26 / 30 November 2016


Anne-Theresa Møller

sings on  November 2016 12th  the  title-role  in Carmen at the Theater Vorpommern Stralsund. Another performance is on Dezember 17th in Greifswald.

on November 26th she gives her debut as Venus in Tannhäuser in Stralsund.  Further Performances:December 10th and 30st,  2016 ; January 21st in Stralsund und January 27th, 2017 in Greifwald.

Sebastian Pilgrim

is starting new season as Filippo II. at the Theater Bielefeld in a new production of Don Carlo.

Premiere: 30 September 2016

Performances: 5 / 16 / 25 October, 18 / 26 November, 10 / 13 December 2016

Sayaka Shigeshima

is in the ensemble at the Deutsches Nationaltheater Weimar and is there to be seen amongst others as Magdalena and Amme in Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg in a coproduktion with the Theater Erfurt, as Octavian in Der Rosenkavalier, as Prinz Orlofsky in Die Fledermaus, as Ronja in Schneekönigin, as 3. Dame in Die Zauberflöte und in the Opera Gala Concert "Kennst du das Land...?".


Detailed information about the performance dates can be found on the Website of the Nationaltheater Weimar:


Matthias Wohlbrecht

is in the ensemble of the Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe and is singing there this season amongst others Loge in Das Rheingold, Die Knusperhexe in Hansel und Gretel and Houston Stewart Chamberlain in a new production of Wahnfried.

Detailed information about the performance dates can be found on the Website of the Badisches Staatstheater:


Gianluca Zampieri

performs as Tichon in Janaceks Katja Kabanova at the National Theatre Brno in a new production by Robert Carsen and under the baton of Ondrej Olos.

Premiere: 7 October 2016

Further Performances: 9 / 28 October, 21 /22 November 2016