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19 September 2014
José Cura Reviews

La fanciulla del West

Vienna State Opera

Nina Stemme excels as Minnie in La Fanciulla del West
16 Sep 14 / Seen and Heard
Per Ballon aus dem Saloon
13 Sep 14 / Die Presse


Oper Köln

Cura et Schwanewilms, face à face au sommet
27 May 14 / Forum Opéra
Zweifelhafte Resteverwertung
26 May 14 / Online Musik Magazin
Publikum feiert "Otello" als spektakuläres Gesamtkunstwerk
21 May 14 / General-Anzeiger Bonn
José Cura faucht und tobt
21 May 14 /
Oper für Oma
19 May 14 / Opernnetz


Deutsche Oper Berlin

Scène de violence conjugale
13 Nov 13 / Forum Opéra


Vienna State Opera

Gli applausi, lunghi e calorosi, del pubblico lo hanno sicuramente segnato
1 Oct 13 / Operaclick (Ita)
Hvorostovsky's debut as Iago impresses
26 Sep 13 / The Opera Critic
L’Otello delle star
23 Sep 13 / Il Giornale della Musica (Ita)
"Otello" mit spannenden Debüts zum Verdi-Jubiläum
16 Sep 13 / Die Presse
Der Löwe strauchelt, kämpft und siegt
16 Sep 13 / Der Standard
Statische Eifersucht, seltsame Mäntel
16 Sep 13 / Kurier


Teatro Colón

Cura’s Otello grips
26 Jul 13 / Seen and Heard
El que mucho abarca poco aprieta
26 Jul 13 / Mundo Clásico (Spanish)

Andrea Chenier

Vienna State Opera

Argentinean tenor Jose Cura proved to be a passionate Andre Chenier
2 Jun 13 / The Jerusalem Post
An evening of mixed pleasures
24 May 13 / The Opera Critic


Opéra de Monte-Carlo

Dans un rôle qu’il connaît à fond, José Cura s’investit une fois encore sans retenue
27 Apr 13 / Diapason
Brillante fin de saison à Monte-Carlo
24 Apr 13 / ConcertoNet (French)


Metropolitan Opera

Verdi’s Otello, played with unbridled emotions
31 Mar 13 / The Epoch Times
Incoherent Otello from Cura, Hampson
25 Mar 13 / Classics Today
New York, Metropolitan: “Otello”
22 Mar 13 / GBOPERA
Reining in a restless lion
13 Mar 13 / New York Times


Opéra Royal de Wallonie

Touchant, pittoresque et humain
28 Nov 12 / ConcertoNet (French)
José Cura Reviews & Articles (Photo: John Grieg)


Born in Argentina, and a former body builder and Kung Fu black belt, José Cura has now taken the opera world by storm, with many hailing him as the 'Fourth Tenor.' His musicality, good looks and charisma have combined to make him one of the most sought after tenors.
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José Cura Articles

Jose Cura

An ever-evolving artist in search Of new operatic and theatrical expression, on his own terms and integrity.
25 Mar 2013 / Latinos Post

Carpe diem

The great Argentinian tenor, José Cura talks with Jim Pritchard about how he looks forward to every day.
24 Dec 2008 / Seen and Heard

Interview: José Cura

Superstar tenor José Cura is renowned not just for his singing but also for the power of his acting.
7 Sep 2008 / Musical Criticism

Regiedebüt von José Cura

Tenor wird in Köln Verdis "Maskenball" inszenieren.
28 Dec 2007 / Der Standard

Entrevista: José Cura

"La ópera debe conectar con el presente"
12 Oct 2007 / El Pais

José Cura

On Stiffelio at The Royal Opera House and his ambition to play Peter Grimes.
8 Apr 2007 / Musical Criticism

José Cura

Entre arias y boleros.
10 Nov 2006 / El Nuevo Herald

José Cura

Sus inicios; su voz y sus maestros; su carrera profesional.
3 May 2006 / Canto Lirico

José Cura: Let's get physical

The Argentinian tenor José Cura used to be a bodybuilder. Now he knocks audiences into submission with his powerfully seductive voice.
21 Sep 2005 / Independent

Stabile Werte

Der Tenor José Cura, Berlins neuer Bajazzo, hat neben Höhen auch Abstürze erlebt.
23 Apr 2005 / Berliner Morgenpost

José Cura

“La rutina en la vida del cantante resulta traumática”
30 Jan 2005 / El Cultural

You wait years for a nice young tenor...

...and then 10 come along at once. Sadly, though, they're not all as dashing and gifted as José Cura.
7 Nov 2004 / The Guardian

Jose Cura to sing for San Diego Opera in 2008

Jose Cura has been contracted by the San Diego Opera to make his company debut in SDO's revival of the operas "Cavalleria Rusticana" and "Pagliacci" in the 2008 season.
14 Jul 2004 / San Diego Union-Tribune

Trouble on the high Cs

The 'fourth tenor' José Cura will shout back if you boo his singing. But there is more to opera's Latin lover than sex and ego.
18 Apr 2002 / Telegraph

A thrilling voice and charisma to burn

Argentinian tenor José Cura is a controversial figure and a supercharged performer. He talks about what makes him such a risk-taker.
16 Apr 2001 / Telegraph
Future plans for José Cura
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Please bear in mind that José Cura may not appear in all the performances listed. Refer to the Company website for further details.
Verdi: Otello
Hungarian State Opera
8 to 21 Feb 2015
Bizet: Carmen
Teatro alla Scala
22 Mar to 16 Jun 2015
Puccini: Tosca
Hessisches Staatstheater Wiesbaden
23 May to 18 Jun 2015
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