What’s new in the 2019-2020 season at Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía (the Valencia Opera House) is the expansion of the repertoire of events, ranging from the Baroque to the 20th century in 9 very special operas and other musical genres in a wide variety of events.
Thus, on the one hand, the programme called “Les Arts és òpera” will cover more than 200 years of music history with titles by Händel, Mozart, Martín i Soler, Rossini, Gounod, Verdi, Richard Strauss and Poulenc.
On the other hand: dance, lied, zarzuela, flamenco and other genres and concerts will also be included in the programme of Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía (the Valencia Opera House) in the 2019-2020 season. You will find below detailed information of these upcoming events up until December 2019.
Le Nozze di Figaro Opera atPalau de les Arts Reina Sofía (Valencia Opera House)
On September 27 and October 2 and 4, at 8 pm.
On September 29 and October 6, at 6 pm.
A four-act opera buffa by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte from the comedy La folle journée ou Le mariage de Figaro by Pierre-Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais. Represented by Teatro Real, co-produced by Asociación Bilbaína de Amigos de la Ópera and with the collaboration of the Opera and Ballet National Theatre of Lithuania.
La finta giardinera Opera
November 10, 2019, at 6 pm.
Semi-staged version of this opera buffa in three acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. A comic piece in which everything seems to be something… but nothing is what it looks like.
Les Arts Florissants is a prestigious and specialized instrumental and vocal formation that is recovering classical and baroque music with ancient instruments. Coinciding with its 40th anniversary, this piece is shown at Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía (the Valencia Opera House), together with the voices of Le Jardin des Voix.
Les mamelles de Tirésias Opera
November 16, at 7 pm.
November 18, 19 and 24, at 6 pm.
November 21 and 22, 8 pm.
Opera buffa with a prologue and two acts by Francis Poulenc, based on the homonymous surrealist comedy by Guillaume Apollinaire. In co-production with Aldeburgh Music -United Kingdom-, Festival d’Ax-en-Provence, Muziekkapel Konigin Elisabeth -Waterloo-, with the support of ENOA and the Cultural Program of the European Union.
December 2, 5, 11 and 16, at 8 pm.
December 8, at 6 pm.
December 14, at 7 pm.
Four-part lyric dramma by Giuseppe Verdi, Temistocle Solera’s libretto, based on Nebuchadnezzar’s piece, by Auguste Anicet-Bourgeois and Francis Cornue and the homonymous ballet by Antonio Cortesi. Produced by the Washington National Opera, in coproduction with The Minnesota Opera and the Philadelphia Opera.
La tabernera del puerto Zarzuela (Spanish operetta)
October 27, November 3, at 6 pm.
October 29 and 31, at 8 pm.
November 2, at 7 pm.
Romance in three acts, by Pablo Sorozábal and based on the Romancillo by Federico Romero. Produced by Teatro de la Zarzuela.
Piotr Beczała Lied
October 20, 2019, at 6 pm.
Piano by Sarah Tysman.
Violeta Urmana Lied
November 17, 6 pm
Schubert and Richard Strauss Lieder, piano by Helmut Deutsch.
Symphony concert by James Gaffigan
December 19, 8 pm
In Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía (the Valencia Opera House), with Orquesta de la Comunitat Valenciana and Coro de la Generalitat Valenciana.
Diego El Cigala Flamenco
November 15, 2019
Amaia live concert in Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía (Valencia Opera House)
November, 23, at 10 pm in Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía (Valencia Opera House).
Coque Malla live concert in Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía (Valencia Opera House)
December 7, at 9 pm in Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía (Valencia Opera House).
After celebrating the Goya prize for the best original song “Este es el momento” in the movie Campeones, Coque Malla returns on tour with Revolución Tour, and you can see him live this December in Valencia.