Tamerlano by Handel at La Scala

12 Sept-4 Oct. Davide Livermore makes his La Scala debut directing Handel's opera, conducted by Diego Fasolis. This is Fasolis's second and even more ambitious production with the new La Scala Bar...

Milan’s La Scala re-opens after summer break with Hänsel and Gretel

2 Sept. La Scala Academy students present Humperdinck's opera. Following the summer break, Milan’s Teatro alla Scala has re-opened with performances of Engelbert Humperdinck’s Hänsel und Gretel, runn...

Don Giovanni by Mozart at La Scala

6 May-6 June. In the wake of two Italian operas Mozart returns to La Scala with Don Giovanni conducted by Paavo Jarvi making his opera debut at La Scala. This is the 2011-2012 production directed by R...

BBC explores ‘La Traviata’ script

2 April. BBC Radio4 from Milan. On 2 April at 12.30 Italian time, lawyer and crime writer Frances Fyfield is joined by soprano Irena Lungu and musicologist and conductor Nigel Simeone to explore th...

Donizetti's Anna Bolena at La Scala

31 March-23 April. Italian opera comes back to La Scala with Donizetti's Anna Bolena, one of the composer's trilogy of the three queens , which includes Maria Stuarda, recently staged in Rome, and Rob...

Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg at La Scala

16 March-5 April. Daniel Gatti conducts Wagner's opera directed by Harry Kupfer. This long opera is the only comedy of Wagner's mature works and is the only one based on a story set in a specific time...

La Traviata at La Scala

28 Feb-14 March. Anna Netrebko (9,11,14 March) Leo Nucci and Francesco Meli sing in this Liliana Cavani 1990 production of Verdi's ever-popular work. It is conducted by Nello Santi making his debut wi...

Zubin Mehta conducts Falstaff at La Scala

2-21 Feb. Falstaff by Verdi is conducted by Zubin Mehta and directed by Damiano Michieletto with Ambrogio Maestri in the main role. The Italian director Michieletto was inspired by the idea that V...

Don Carlo by Verdi

17 Jan-12 Feb. This is the first time in the last 40 years that the Verdi's opera will be performed in its original five-act version, since it was first seen in Paris in 1867. Claudio Abbado was the l...

Madame Butterfly by Puccini opens La Scala season

10 Dec-8 Jan. Riccardo Chailly conducts Puccini opera to open La Scala new season. The fashionable first night of the new La Scala season is on 7 Dec but for the general public Puccini's Madame Bu...

Porgy and Bess at Milan’s La Scala

13-23 Nov. The original version from 1935. Milan’s world-famous Teatro alla Scala will present George Gershwin’s “American folk opera” Porgy and Bess in seven performances under the baton of New Yo...

The turn of the screw at La Scala

  14 Sept-17 Oct. Ian Bostridge, famous for his concerts, now sings in this scenic new production of Benjamin Britten's opera, conducted by Christoph Eschenbach, directed by Kasper Holten, dir...

Simon Boccanegra at La Scala

18 June-8 July. Verdi's opera Simon Boccanegra is one of the highlights of the La Scala season with Leo Nucci and Placido Domingo in the title role. It also sees the return of conductor Myung-Whun Chu...

La Scala stages two Ravel operas

17 May-16 June. L'Heure Espagnole and L'Enfant et les Sortilèges. Two operas by Ravel come from Glyndebourne, directed by Laurent Pelly and conducted by Marc Minkowski, with mezzosoprano Marianne...

Two Ravel operas at La Scala

17 May-16 June. L'heure Espagnole and L'enfant et les sortileges. The two operas by Ravel, which come from the 2012 Glyndebourne festival, are directed by Laurent Pelly and conducted by Marc Mink...

Puccini’s La Fanciulla del West at La Scala

3-28 May. Milan’s opera house presents original version. Milan’s opera house Teatro alla Scala presents the original version of Puccini’s opera La Fanciulla del West – before the modifications made...

Milan’s Traviata at the cinema

Teatro alla Scala production screened across Italy. A treat for opera buffs across Italy this evening, Tuesday 26 April, when the acclaimed 2016 production by Milan’s Teatro alla Scala of Giuseppe...

La Cena delle Beffe at La Scala

3 April-7 May. La Scala stages Umberto Giordano's opera La Cena delle Beffe. This new La Scala production is a continuation of its project to bring Verismo repertoire back to the Milan opera hous...

I Due Foscari at La Scala

25 Feb-25 March. I due Foscari by Verdi. This promises to be must-see new production. Whether it is the cast, the director or the conductor it will be a feast for all opera lovers even though thi...

London’s Royal Opera House live on screen in Milan

04 Feb. La Traviata in a live broadcast. A treat for opera buffs and newbies alike, a live screening of Milan’s favourite composer Giuseppe Verdi’s La Traviata will be offered on Thursday evening,...

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