Premieres

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Richard Wagner (1813 – 1883)
Opera in three acts
Sung in German, with surtitles
Libretto by the composer
First performance: 1868 in Munich
29.09.2018
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Frederick Loewe (1901 – 1988)
Musical in two acts
Performed in German
Based on Bernard Shaw's »Pygmalion« and the film by Gabriel Pascal
Book by Alan Jay Lerner
Music Frederick Loewe
German version by Robert Gilbert
Premiere: 1956 in New York
27.10.2018
OperaGrosses Haus

Jenůfa

Její pastorkyňa (Her Stepdaughter)
Leoš Janáček (1854 – 1928)
Opera in three acts
Sung in Czech, with German surtitles
Libretto by the composer, based on the play by Gabriela Preissová
Premiere: 1904 in Brno
29.11.2018
OperaGrosses Haus
Giuseppe Verdi (1813 – 1901)
Melodrama in three acts
Sung in Italian, with German surtitles
Libretto by Francesco Maria Piave, based on the play "Le Roi s’amuse" by Victor Hugo
First performance: 1851 in Venice
19.01.2019
OperaGrosses Haus
Richard Strauss (1864 – 1949)
Opera in one act
Sung in German, with surtitles
Libretto by the composer, based on Hedwig Lachmann's German translation of the play "Salomé" by Oscar Wilde
First performance: 1905 in Dresden
16.02.2019
OperaGrosses Haus
Opera Double Bill

Herzog Blaubarts Burg |
Die sieben Todsünden

Bluebeard's Castle | The Seven Deadly Sins
A Kékszakállú Herceg Vára
Béla Bartók (1881 – 1945)
Sung in Hungarian, with German surtitles
Opera in one act
Libretto by Béla Balázs
First performance: 1918 in Budapest

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Kurt Weill (1900 – 1950)
Sung in German, with surtitles
Satirical ballet chanté in seven scenes
Libretto by Bertolt Brecht
First performance: 1933 in Paris
In deutscher Sprache. Mit Übertiteln.
01.03.2019
OperaGrosses Haus
Mozart Double

Idomeneo

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791)
Opera seria in three acts
Sung in Italian, with German surtitles
Libretto by Giambattista Varesco, based on a French text by Antoine Danchet
Premiere: 1781 in Munich (1st version) & 1786 in Vienna (2nd version)
30.04.2019
OperaGrosses Haus
Mozart Double

La clemenza di Tito

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791)
Opera seria in two acts
Sung in Italian, with German surtitles
Libretto by Caterino Tommaso Mazzolà, after Metastasio
Premiere: 1791 in Prague
01.05.2019