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In our auditions on February 2019 at Opera Essen were representatives from Deutsche Opera am Rhein Düsseldorf, Opera Dortmund, Opera Bonn, State Opera Stuttgart, Opera Lyon, Nederlandse Reisopera, Nationaltheater Mannheim, Semperoper Dresden, Opera Detmold, State Opera Hannover, Opera Graz, Opera St. Gallen, Opera Wuppertal, Opera Koblenz, Bregenz Opera Festival, Oper Freiburg, Theater Krefeld und Mönchengladbach, Opera Cairo (Egypt), Opera Gelsenkirchen 
Opera Köln, Bruckner-House Linz, PromFest Pärnu, Estonia, Tartu Opera, Estonia, State Opera Oldenburg, Teatro Coccia di Novara and the producer of television channel ZDF. 

"IOA Management" is one of the most influential opera agencies in Europe with offices in Munich & Helsinki. IOA Management does not only work with all German Opera houses but also with important international opera houses such as the Royal Opera Stockholm, Danish Royal Opera, London Covent Garden, Paris National Opera, Finnish National Opera, Maggio Musicale di Firenze, Teatro Massimo di Palermo, Glyndebourne Festival, Mariinsky Theater, Opera Tenerife, Teatro Real Madrid, Gran Teatre del Liceu Barcelona, Opera Lyon, just to name a few. Besides their strong presence in Europe, IOA Management is one of the very few European opera agencies to collaborate also with almost all American opera houses including the New York Metropolitan Opera, Boston Lyric Opera, Seattle Opera, Philadelphia, among many others. 

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Marjukka Tepponen as Tatyana in Eugene Onegin at Seattle Opera (January 11th, 2020); as Micaela in Carmen at Tampere Opera (February 14th, 2020)


Julia Muzychenko will join the Junge Ensemble of Semperoper Dresden for 2019/20 & 2020/21 where she will appear a.o. as Olympia and Musetta; further, she will sing Nanetta in Falstaff at Opéra National de Montpellier (March 15th, 2020)


Tuuli Takala as Queen of the Night at the Royal Opera Covent Garden London (November 1st, 2020) and as Violetta in La Traviata at Opéra-Théâtre Metz (February 2nd, 2020)


Pavel Shmulevich as Balthazar in La Favorite at Teatro Cervantes in Malaga (March 4th, 2020)


Francesco Marsiglia as Cassio in Otello with the Israel Philharmonic Orchestea Tel Aviv (June 25th, 2020)



Franco Pomponi as Escamillo at the Finnish National Opera in Helsinki

(September 6th,2019) 



- Gabriel Rollinson as Idreno in Armida at Bregenzer Fespiele (August 17th, 2020)



- Yuri Vorobiev as Bartolo in Le Nozze di Figaro at State Opera Hamburg (November 1st, 2019)



Jennifer Zein in Schneewittchen (November 6th, 2019) and as Esmeralda in Die verkaufte Braut (August 25th) at Opera Leipzig



Helena Juntunen as Marie in Wozzeck at State Theater Karlsruhe (March 28th, 2020)



Stefan Astakhov as Morales in Carmen at Opera Köln (November 10th, 2019)



Hany Abdelzaher as Radames in Aida at Theater Bielefeld (November 30th, 2019)



Timo Riihonen as Il Commendatore in Don Giovanni at Deutsche Oper am Rhein Düsseldorf (October 17th, 2019), as Filippo in Don Carlo at Opera Graz (September 28th, 2019) and Daland in Der fliegende Holländer at State Opera Wiesbaden (February 6th, 2020)



- Timothy Oliver as Vitek in The Case Makropulos at Theater Gelsenkirchen (December 7th, 2019) 



Helena Zubanovich as Kostelnicka in Jenufa with the Welsh National Opera (September 12, 2020)



Aljaz Vesel will join to the soloist ensemble of Opera Radebeul and will appear as 1. Geharnischter Mann in Die Zauberflöte at Theater Heidelberg (September 20th, 2019) 



Joska Lehtinen as Tichon in Katja Kabanova at Theater Magdeburg (September 7th, 2019); he will join State Opera Braunschweig as a new ensemble member



Kevin Greenlaw in the title role of Hamlet at Opéra Nantes (September 28th, 2019)



Roman Astakhov as Hans Foltz in Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg at Semperoper Dresden (January 26th, 2020)



Brett Sprague will join the soloist ensemble of Theater Erfurt for 2019/20 and 2020/21



Sabina Bisholt as Micaela in Carmen at the Royal Opera Stockholm (December 18th, 2019) and at State Theater Hamburg (April 1st, 2020)



Samuli Taskinen will join the soloist ensemble of Opera St. Gallen for 2019/20 and 2020/21



Maiju Vaahtoluoto as Ulrica in Un ballo in maschera at State Opera Oldenburg (December 7th, 2019)



Daniel Miroslaw will join the soloist ensemble of State Opera Hannover for 2019/20 and 2020/21




Andrea Shin as cover of Rodolfo in La Bohème at the New York Metropolitan Opera and as Pinkerton in Madama Butterfly at Opera Dortmund (September 15th, 2019)

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IOA Management 
Munich, Germany
Mr. Kalle Kanttila, Founder/
​Artist Manager
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80799 Munich

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