WFMT Radio Network Opera Series 2018

May 24, 2017

The WFMT Radio Network is proud to make this Opera Series available for broadcast here on VPR Classical. Designed to complement the Metropolitan Opera Broadcasts, you'll hear the WFMT Opera Series for 29 weeks to complete the year.

Download the entire 2018 schedule here.

Lyric Opera of  Chicago

May 12 - Orphée et Eurydice / Gluck

May 19 - Rigoletto / Verdi

May 26 - Die Walküre / Wagner

June 2 - The Pearl Fishers / Bizet

June 9 - Turandot / Puccini

June 16 - I puritani / Bellini

Operas from the BBC and the European Broadcasting Union

June 23 - Lessons in Love and Violence / G. Benjamin / Royal Opera

June 30 - Macbeth / Verdi / Royal Opera

July 7 - The Return of Ulysses / Monteverdi / Royal Opera & Roundhouse

July 14 - Eugene Onegin / Tchaikovsky / Scottish Opera

July 21 - Un ballo in maschera / Verdi / Opera North

July 28 - Lohengrin / Wagner / Royal Opera

August 4 - Pelléas et Mélisande / Glyndebourne

Lyric Opera of Chicago, Part II

August 11 - Così fan tutte / Mozart

August 18 - Faust / Gounod

August 25 - Das Rheingold / Wagner

September 1 - Bel Canto / J. López

LAOpera

September 8 - Carmen / Bizet

September 15 - Nabucco / Verdi

September 22 - Norma / Bellini

September 29 - Gianni Schicci & Pagliacci / Puccini, Leoncavallo

October 6 - Moby Dick / J. Heggie

San Francisco Opera

October 13 - Andrea Chénier / Giordano

October 20 - Barber of Seville / Rossini

October 27 - Don Pasquale / Donizetti

November 3 - Dream of the Red Chamber / B. Sheng

November 10 - Usher House & La chute de la maison

Opera Delaware

November 17 - Semiramide / Rossini

Opera Southwest

November 24 - William Tell / Rossini