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Five fabulous days of opera openings for Maestro Arts' artists!

Ronald Samm sings Irus in Monteverdi's Il ritorno d’Ulisse in patria opening Wednesday at the Grange Festival

Friday sees François-Xavier Roth and Les Siècles at the Opéra Comique, Paris in the first staging since 1914 of Saint-Saëns' first opera, Le Timbre d'argent.

On Saturday, Mozart's Die Zauberflöte opens at the Poznań Opera. Sjaron Minailo directs and also designed the costumes.

A double hit on Sunday when William Lacey conducts Janácek's Jenufa at Grange Park Opera, and Allan Clayton creates the title role in the world premiere of Brett Dean's Hamlet at Glyndebourne