Dialogues des Carmélites becomes a permanent fixture in the repertoire of major opera houses. Two new productions are expected in Vienna and Liège. Francis Poulenc‘s great masterpiece, which was last performed at the Vienna State Opera in 1964, returns from 21 May 2023, this time with a new production by Magdalena Fuchsberger in which Sabine Devieilhe is to be replaced by Nicole Car. At the Opéra Royal de Wallonie-Liège from 21 June 2023, the role of Blanche is performed by the revelation Alexandra Marcellier in Marie Lambert-Le Bihan‘s production and conducted by Speranza Scappucci, whose return to Liège is expected.
(c) Opéra Royal de Wallonie-Liège