LA Opera On The Air: Offenbach’s Les Contes d’Hoffmann

News: Jul 31 2017

The American Opera Series from WFMT continues this week with Jacques Offenbach’s Les Contes d’Hoffmann, which airs Saturday, August 5, 2017, at noon PDT. Not to be missed, it stars Vittorio Grigolo as Hoffmann and Kate Lindsey performing the roles of The Muse & Nicklausse. This production also features Nicolas Testé as The Four Villains, Diana Damrau in the roles of Antonia & Stella, So Young Park as Olympia and Kate Aldrich as Giulietta. The LA Opera Orchestra and Chorus are under the direction of Plácido Domingo.

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Nicolas Testé sings the Four Villains in ‘Les Contes d’Hoffmann’ at the Bayerische Staatsoper

News: Jul 24 2017

Nicolas Testé will appear in the Bayerische Staatsoper’s production of “Les Contes d’Hoffmann” on July 27 and 30, taking over for Ildar Abrazakov as Lindolf, Coppélius, Dapertutto and Miracle.

For more information and tickets, click here.

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“La Damnation de Faust” at the Enescu Festival

News: Sep 18 2017

On September 20, Nicolas Testé will make his debut as Méphistophélès in a concert version of Berlioz’s “La Damnation de Faust” at this year’s Enescu Festival.

Clémentine Margaine will sing Marguerite, Faust is tenor Peter Hoare and Brander is baritone Șerban Vasile. John Nelson will conduct this performance.

For more information and tickets, visit the Enescu Festival’s website.

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