Th
4
Apr
BalletGrosses Haus19:30 - 21:40
19:00 Introduction in the Foyer
Audience discussion following the performance
Ballet by Tim Plegge, after Ferenc Molnár
4499
1008
Fr
5
Apr
OperaGrosses Haus19:30 - 22:05
Georg Friedrich Handel (1685 – 1759)
Opera seria in three acts
Sung in Italian with German surtitles

Libretto: unknown, based on the epic poem "Orlando furioso" (1516) by Ludovico Ariosto
Premiere: 1735 in London
4547
363
Sa
6
Apr
OperaGrosses Haus19:30 - 22:20
Leonard Bernstein (1918 – 1990)
Musical comedy in two acts
Sung in German

Libretto: Hugh Wheeler, based on the novel "Candide, Or Optimism" by Voltaire
Vocal texts: Richard Wilbur, with fragments of Stephen Sondheim, John Latouche, Dorothy Parker, Lillian Hellman and Leonard Bernstein
Premiere: 1956 in New York
4597
8
Su
7
Apr
BalletGrosses Haus16:00 - 18:10
15:30 Introduction in the Foyer
Ballet by Tim Plegge, after Ferenc Molnár
4500
1008
Th
11
Apr
DramaGrosses Haus19:30 - 21:50

Der Floh im Ohr

A Flea in Her Ear
By Georges Feydeau
Performed in German
4518
1039
Sa
13
Apr
OperaGrosses Haus19:30 - 22:30
Giacomo Puccini (1858 – 1924)
Japanese tragedy in two acts
Sung in Italian with German surtitles

Libretto: Giuseppe Giacosa & Luigi Illica, after the play "Madame Butterfly: A Tragedy of Japan" (1900) by David Belasco
Premiere: 1904 in Milan
4581
361
Su
14
Apr
BalletGrosses Haus19:30 - 21:40
19:00 Introduction in the Foyer
Afterwards: »Small Talk« with the Academy »Sprechen Sie Tanz«
Ballet by Tim Plegge, after Ferenc Molnár
4501
1008
We
17
Apr
OperaGrosses Haus19:30 - 22:20
Leonard Bernstein (1918 – 1990)
Musical comedy in two acts
Sung in German

Libretto: Hugh Wheeler, based on the novel "Candide, Or Optimism" by Voltaire
Vocal texts: Richard Wilbur, with fragments of Stephen Sondheim, John Latouche, Dorothy Parker, Lillian Hellman and Leonard Bernstein
Premiere: 1956 in New York
4598
8
Fr
19
Apr
BalletGrosses Haus19:30 - 21:40
19:00 Introduction in the Foyer
Ballet by Tim Plegge, after Ferenc Molnár
4502
1008
Sa
20
Apr
OperaFinal performance!Grosses Haus19:30 - 22:05
Georg Friedrich Handel (1685 – 1759)
Opera seria in three acts
Sung in Italian with German surtitles

Libretto: unknown, based on the epic poem "Orlando furioso" (1516) by Ludovico Ariosto
Premiere: 1735 in London
4548
363
Su
21
Apr
OperaGrosses Haus17:00 - 21:00
Richard Wagner (1813 – 1883)
Opera in three acts
Performed in German, with surtitles

Libretto: by the composer
Premiere: 1845 in Dresden, 1861 in Paris
4576
804
Mo
22
Apr
OperaGrosses Haus17:00 - 22:30
Richard Wagner (1813 – 1883)
Opera in three acts
Sung in German, with surtitles

Libretto by the composer
First performance: 1868 in Munich
4424
999
Fr
26
Apr
BalletGrosses Haus19:30 - 21:40
19:00 Introduction in the Foyer
Ballet by Tim Plegge, after Ferenc Molnár
4504
1008
Sa
27
Apr
DramaGrosses Haus19:30 - 21:50

Der Floh im Ohr

A Flea in Her Ear
By Georges Feydeau
Performed in German
4519
1039
Su
28
Apr
OperaGrosses Haus19:30 - 22:30
Giacomo Puccini (1858 – 1924)
Japanese tragedy in two acts
Sung in Italian with German surtitles

Libretto: Giuseppe Giacosa & Luigi Illica, after the play "Madame Butterfly: A Tragedy of Japan" (1900) by David Belasco
Premiere: 1904 in Milan
4585
361
Tu
30
Apr
OperaNew Production | Premiere | 2019 International May Festival | Mozart24Grosses Haus19:30 - 22:30
Hessian State Theatre of Wiesbaden | Germany

Idomeneo

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791)
Opera seria in three acts
Sung in Italian, with German surtitles
Opening Ceremony 18:30

Libretto by Giambattista Varesco, based on a French text by Antoine Danchet
Premiere: 1781 in Munich (1st version) & 1786 in Vienna (2nd version)
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