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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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
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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
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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
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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