Monthly Archives: March 2015

Parsifal in Croatia

Richard Wagner Parsifal April 4, 5, 10, 2015 Premiere: March 26, 2011. Conductor: Nikša Bareza Director: Kurt Josef Schildknecht Parsifal is an amazing and enigmatic work. Did Wagner, at the end of his life, decide to glorify the asceticism he … Continue reading

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Rigoletto at the Bolshoi

Festival d’Aix-en-Provence, Opéra national du Rhin (Strasburg), Théâtre Royale de la Monnaie (Belgium), Grand Théâtre de Genève and Bolshoi Theatre of Russia Coproduction Premiered at the Bolshoi Theatre on 14 December 2014 Wednesday April 1, 2015 Thursday April2, 2015 Friday … Continue reading

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Offenbach’s Les Contes d’Hoffmann in Munich

Opéra fantastique in five acts Composer Jacques Offenbach · Libretto by Jules Barbier after the play by Jules Barbier and Michel Carré In French with German surtitles Saturday, 28. March 2015 07:00 pm – 10:25 pm Nationaltheater Tuesday, 31. March 2015 07:00 … Continue reading

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The Opera World Weeps for Its Two Lost Stars…

The world of opera mourns two rising stars who have lost their life in the Germanwings Flight 9525 crash in the French Alps on Tuesday: Baritone Oleg Bryjak and Contralto Maria Radner. Both internationally renown singers were returning from Barcelona … Continue reading

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Carmen at the Teatro alla Scala

Carmen Georges Bizet Orchestra and Chorus of the Teatro alla Scala Treble Voices Chorus of the Teatro alla Scala Teatro alla Scala Production From 22 March to 16 June 2015 Running Time: 3 hours 25 minutes intermissions included Sung in … Continue reading

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L’ELISIR D’AMORE in Parma

Sunday 22nd, March 2015, at 20.00 turn A Thursday 26th March 2015, at 20.00 turn B Sunday 29th March 2015, at 15.30 turn D Tuesday 31st March 2015, at 20.00 turn C Playful melodrama in two acts, libretto by FELICE … Continue reading

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Wagner’s Siegfrid in Munich

Second Day of “Der Ring des Nibelungen” Composer Richard Wagner · Libretto by Richard Wagner In German with German surtitles Thursday, 26. March 2015 04:00 pm – 09:20 pm Nationaltheater Duration est. 5 hours 20 minutes · Intervals between 1. … Continue reading

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