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News & Press | October 10, 2018

Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra and Andris Nelsons reviews

“There were no identity problems with the Tchaikovsky extracts – two heroines in thrall to mad, bad or sad men, with Kristine Opolais taking no prisoners in Lisa’s Act One scena from The Queen of Spades, and ‘Tatyana’s Letter Scene’ from Eugene Onegin. There were no texts, either printed or projected, but with Opolais’s impassioned, grand-standing delivery, […]

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News & Press | September 30, 2018

Tour with Andris Nelsons and the Gewandhausorchester

Kristine Opolais joins Andris Nelsons and the Gewandhausorchester on tour throughout Europe this October. The tour features the world premiere of Latvian composer Andris Dzenītis’ new orchestral work Māra, which will premiere on October 4. Co-commissioned with the Gewandhausorchester and the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Dzenītis calls his new work “the musical encoding of my personal […]

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News & Press | September 10, 2018

‘Manon Lescaut’ with Teatro dell’Opera di Roma in Tokyo

Regarded as “the leading Puccini Soprano of today” (The Telegraph), Kristine Opolais travels to Tokyo to tour with Teatro dell’Opera di Roma in the title role of Puccini’s Manon Lescaut for her first engagement of the 2018/19 season. Marking her Japanese debut, Opolais will share the stage on September 16, 20 and 22 with Gregory […]

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News & Press | August 1, 2018

Debut at the Turku Music Festival

This month, Kristine Opolais makes her debut at the Turku Music Festival in the Opening Concert with the Finnish Radio Symphony. On August 10, Hannu Lintu will take the podium at the Turku Concert Hall with the Finnish Radio Symphony and Ms. Opolais. The concert program will include signature arias dear to Ms. Opolais and […]

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News & Press | July 18, 2018

La Bohème at Tanglewood

“Kristine Opolais is a major soprano, in much demand on the international stage. Her voice, both powerful and plaintive… assured in the climactic moments, and touching for those times of gentle confession as the Puccini score inevitably blooms to some of opera’s most thrilling moments. And Opolais did not disappoint, many times providing the thrills […]

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News & Press | July 4, 2018

Kristine Opolais featured on the cover of Opera Now

The July/August edition of Opera Now is now available, featuring Kristine Opolais as their guest editor. Opera Now has graciously offered free access to the digital edition to the visitors of this website and Ms. Opolais’ social channels. Readers should complete the form to access the issue. Click here to read it.

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November 23, 26, 30 & December 5, 8, 15, 2018

Il Trittico – Suor Angelica

New York City, NY

Metropolitan Opera Bertrand de Billy, conductor

December 31, 2018

New Year’s Eve Gala


Baden-Baden Festspielhaus Speranza Scappucci, conductor Kristīne Opolais, soprano Pavel Černoch, tenor

January 6, 2019



Julian Rachlin, conductor and first violin

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