Tu
30
Apr
2019 International May Festival | Free EntryGrosses Haus Foyer18:30
OperaNew Production | Premiere | 2019 International May Festival | Mozart24Grosses Haus19:30
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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May 2019

We
1
May
OperaNew Production | Premiere | 2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30
Hessian State Theatre of Wiesbaden | Germany

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
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Th
2
May
Opera2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 23:00
Hessian State Theatre of Wiesbaden | Germany

Don Giovanni

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791)
Opera in two acts
Performed in Italian, with surtitles

Libretto: Lorenzo da Ponte
Premiere: 1787 in Prague
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Film2019 International May FestivalCaligari FilmBühne20:00 - 22:1612+
Film Programme at the Caligari FilmBühne

Melancholia

Director Lars von Trier
Tickets directly via Caligari FilmBühne

DK / S / F / D 2011
OmU, 136 Min.
FSK 12+
5517
1283
Fr
3
May
Opera2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 21:05
Hessian State Theatre of Wiesbaden | Germany

Salome

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
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Sa
4
May
Audio Installation | 2019 International May Festival | Mozart24 | Free EntryStudio18:30 - 00:00
Audio Installation

Schatten und Licht

Shadows and Light
Audio biography by Jörg Handstein
Opera2019 International May Festival | Mozart24Grosses Haus19:30
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)
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Concert2019 International May Festival | Mozart24Grosses Haus Foyer23:00 - 00:50
»The Wooden Anvil« Marimba Quartet | Germany

Mozart: Portrait in Percussion

Works by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791)
arranged for marimba quartet
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1249
Su
5
May
Audio Installation | 2019 International May Festival | Mozart24 | Free EntryStudio00:00 - 17:00
Audio Installation

Schatten und Licht

Shadows and Light
Audio biography by Jörg Handstein
Film | 2019 International May Festival | Mozart24 | Late Night TicketGrosses Haus00:30

Amadeus

Film by Miloš Forman
Concert | 2019 International May Festival | Mozart24 | Late Night TicketGrosses Haus Foyer00:45
Concert | 2019 International May Festival | Mozart24 | Late Night TicketGrosses Haus Foyer03:30
Film | 2019 International May Festival | Mozart24 | Late Night TicketGrosses Haus04:00

Amadeus

Film by Miloš Forman
2019 International May Festival | Mozart24Theatre Cafeteria07:00 - 11:00
No advance reservations possible
Concert | 2019 International May Festival | Mozart24Grosses Haus Foyer09:00

Amadeus!

»Wolfgang in Deutschland,
Amadeo in Italien de Mozartini«
Chris Pichler & Chamber Music Association of the Hessian State Orchestra
Concert | 2019 International May Festival | Mozart24Grosses Haus11:00
Wrocław Baroque Orchestra
Conductor: Konrad Junghänel
Baby Concert | 2019 International May Festival | Mozart24Grosses Haus Foyer11:15 - 12:00

Brüderchen, komm tanz mit mir!
»Oh … Mozart!«

Baby concert for children from 0 - 3 years
Sold out / leftover tickets at the box office
Concert | 2019 International May Festival | Mozart24Grosses Haus Foyer13:00
Flute, violin & piano: Anna Fusek
Violin: Mayah Kadish
2019 International May Festival | Mozart24Grosses Haus Foyer15:00

Passione special – Mozart!

Elke Heidenreich & Marc-Aurel Floros
Opera2019 International May Festival | Mozart24Grosses Haus17:00
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
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Mo
6
May
Concert2019 International May Festival | Song RecitalGrosses Haus Foyer19:30 - 20:40
"Die schöne Müllerin"
Song cycle (1823) by Franz Schubert (1797 – 1828)
Based on poems by Wilhelm Müller
Im Anschluss: Publikumsgespräch mit den Künstlern
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1261
Film2019 International May FestivalCaligari FilmBühne20:00 - 22:4416+
Film Programme at the Caligari FilmBühne

Die Abenteuer des Werner Holt

The Adventures of Werner Holt
Director Joachim Kunert
Tickets directly via Caligari FilmBühne

DDR 1965
164 Min.
FSK 16+
5519
1285
Tu
7
May
Drama2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 22:15
Schaubühne | Berlin | Germany

Professor Bernhardi

By Arthur Schnitzler
In a version by Thomas Ostermeier und Florian Borchmeyer
Performed in German
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1263
We
8
May
Drama2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 22:15
Schaubühne | Berlin | Germany

Professor Bernhardi

By Arthur Schnitzler
In a version by Thomas Ostermeier und Florian Borchmeyer
Performed in German
5481
1263
Drama2019 International May Festival | World PremiereWartburg19:30 - 20:50
Hessisches Staatstheater Wiesbaden | Germany
World Premiere

Paris-Dakar oder Schrödingers Katze

Paris-Dakar or Schrödinger's cat
By Manfred Karge
Performed in German
5482
1264
Th
9
May
Concert2019 International May Festival | Song RecitalGrosses Haus Foyer19:30 - 21:15
"Grandeur and Decadence"
Works by Gustav Mahler, Richard Strauss, Jean Sibelius, Francis Poulenc, George Gershwin, Kurt Weill
5479
1262
Drama2019 International May Festival | World PremiereWartburg19:30 - 20:50
Hessisches Staatstheater Wiesbaden | Germany
World Premiere

Paris-Dakar oder Schrödingers Katze

Paris-Dakar or Schrödinger's cat
By Manfred Karge
Performed in German
5483
1264
Fr
10
May
Dance2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 20:50
Fondazione Nazionale della Danza / Aterballetto | Reggio Emilia | Italy

Golden Days

By Johan Inger
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1267
Concert2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus Foyer22:00 - 23:00
Merlin Ensemble Wien | Austria

Mozart Pur!

The great Lodron Night Music & Divertimenti
Late-night Concert
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Sa
11
May
Dance2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 20:50
Fondazione Nazionale della Danza / Aterballetto | Reggio Emilia | Italy

Golden Days

By Johan Inger
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1267
Concert2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus Foyer19:30 - 21:00
Merlin Ensemble Wien | Austria

Wortvariationen zum
»Verlorenen Paradies der Musik«

The great Lodron Night Music & Divertimenti
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Su
12
May
Concert2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus Foyer11:30 - 13:00
Merlin Ensemble Wien | Austria

Eine musikalische Existenzrettung

The great Lodron Night Music & Divertimenti
Matinée
30th Anniversary of the death of Thomas Bernhard
5470
1253
JUSTYouth Week | 2019 International May Festival | Free EntryWarmer Damm13:00 - 18:00
Junges Staatstheater Wiesbaden /
3k Theaterwerkstatt | Mühlhausen | Germany

Youth Week Opening Ceremony

featuring
"Von einem, der auszog, das Fürchten zu lernen"
JUSTYouth Week | 2019 International May Festival | Free EntryWarmer Damm14:00
Junges Staatstheater Wiesbaden /
3k Theaterwerkstatt | Mühlhausen | Germany

Von einem, der auszog, das Fürchten zu lernen

The Story of the Youth Who Went Forth to Learn What Fear Was
Performed in German
JUSTPremiere | Youth Week | 2019 International May Festival | Youth DramaKleines Haus15:00 - 16:308+
Junges Staatstheater Wiesbaden | Deutschland

Die Brüder Löwenherz

The Brothers Lionheart
after Astrid Lindgren
Performed in German
Sold out / leftover tickets at the box office
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1062
JUSTYouth Week | 2019 International May Festival | Free EntryWarmer Damm17:00
Junges Staatstheater Wiesbaden /
3k Theaterwerkstatt | Mühlhausen | Germany

Von einem, der auszog, das Fürchten zu lernen

The Story of the Youth Who Went Forth to Learn What Fear Was
Performed in German
Film2019 International May FestivalCaligari FilmBühne18:00 - 21:09
Film Programme at the Caligari FilmBühne

Werk ohne Autor

Never Look Away
Director Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck
Tickets directly via Caligari FilmBühne

D 2018
189 Min.
FSK 12+
5518
1284
Opera2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 22:30
Hessian State Theatre of Wiesbaden | Germany

Madama Butterfly

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
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Mo
13
May
JUSTYouth Week | 2019 International May Festival | Youth DramaKleines Haus11:00 - 12:308+
Junges Staatstheater Wiesbaden | Wiesbaden

Die Brüder Löwenherz

The Brothers Lionheart
after Astrid Lindgren
Performed in German
Sold out / leftover tickets at the box office
5496
1062
JUSTYouth Week | 2019 International May Festival | Free EntryStudio16:00
Hessisches Staatstheater Wiesbaden / Kultur Region
Frankfurt Rhein Main / Arbeitskreis Südwest in
der ASSITEJ | Germany

Book Launch: Starke Stücke

Book presentation for young audiences in Hessen and the Rhine-Main area
ConcertReading | 2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 21:30
Sebastian Koch | Germany

Sebastian Koch liest:
»Die Kreutzersonate« von Leo Tolstoj

Sebstian Koch reads Tolstoi's "The Kreutzer Sonata"
Read in German
5491
1271
Tu
14
May
JUSTYouth Week | 2019 International May FestivalStudio10:00 - 10:45
Theater Kokon | Weimar | Germany

Guten Tag, kleines Schweinchen

Hello, little Piglet
Puppet show in the style of Janosch
Sold out / leftover tickets at the box office
5497
1275
JUSTYouth Week | 2019 International May FestivalStudio16:00 - 16:45
Theater Kokon | Weimar | Germany

Guten Tag, kleines Schweinchen

Hello, little Piglet
Puppet show in the style of Janosch
Sold out / leftover tickets at the box office
5498
1275
ConcertReading | 2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus Foyer19:30 - 21:00
Hessisches Staatstheater Wiesbaden | Germany

Uwe Kraus liest:
»Der Zitronentisch«

A reading of Julian Barnes' "The Lemon Table"
By Julian Barnes
Read in German
This performance has been rescheduled for 2 June 2019.
5492
1272
We
15
May
JUSTYouth Week | 2019 International May FestivalStudio16:00 - 16:453+
BonteHond | Almere | Netherlands

AaiPet

A piece in colour and 3D
Sold out / leftover tickets at the box office
5499
1276
Dance2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30
Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui | Eastman | Antwerp | Belgium

Puz/zle

By Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui
5488
1268
JUSTYouth Week | 2019 International May FestivalStudio19:30 - 20:153+
BonteHond | Almere | Netherlands

AaiPet

A piece in colour and 3D
5500
1276
Th
16
May
JUSTYouth Week | 2019 International May FestivalStudio10:00 - 10:453+
BonteHond | Almere | Netherlands

AaiPet

A piece in colour and 3D
Sold out / leftover tickets at the box office
5501
1276
JUSTYouth Week | 2019 International May FestivalWartburg11:00 - 11:5012+
Opera Spanga | Amsterdam | Netherlands

Anne en Zef

Opera by Monique Krüs based on Ad de Bont's "Anne en Zef"
Performed in Dutch, with German surtitles
5503
1277
JUSTYouth Week | 2019 International May FestivalStudio16:00 - 16:453+
BonteHond | Almere | Netherlands

AaiPet

A piece in colour and 3D
Sold out / leftover tickets at the box office
5502
1276
Opera2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 22:15
Hessian State Theatre of Wiesbaden | Germany

Un ballo in maschera

Giuseppe Verdi (1813 – 1901)
Opera in three acts
Performed in Italian, with surtitles

Libretto: Antonio Somma, based on Eugène Scribe's libretto to "Gustave ou Le Bal masqué" (1833) by Daniel François Esprit
Auber
First performance: 1859 in Rome
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Fr
17
May
JUSTYouth Week | 2019 International May Festival | Free EntryWartburg11:00 - 17:00
Hessisches Staatstheater Wiesbaden / ASSITEJ e. V. / WIR in Wiesbaden | Germany

Deine, meine, unsere Geschichte(n)?

Culture of remembrance in children's & youth theatre
Drama2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 20:50
Deutsches Theater Berlin | Germany

Cry Baby

By René Pollesch
Performed in German
5484
1265
JUSTYouth Week | 2019 International May FestivalWartburg19:30 - 20:2012+
Opera Spanga | Amsterdam | Netherlands

Anne en Zef

Opera by Monique Krüs based on Ad de Bont's "Anne en Zef"
Performed in Dutch, with German surtitles
5504
1277
Sa
18
May
JUSTYouth Week | 2019 International May FestivalWartburg15:00 - 15:45
Célestine Hennermann | Frankfurt / Main | Germany

Rock wie Hose

Dance piece for all
5506
1279
JUSTYouth Week | 2019 International May FestivalWarmer Damm16:00 - 16:20
Post Uit Hessdalen | Antwerp | Belgium

Pakman

Piece without words
Sold out / leftover tickets at the box office
5507
1280
JUSTYouth Week | 2019 International May FestivalWarmer Damm17:00 - 17:20
Post Uit Hessdalen | Antwerp | Belgium

Pakman

Piece without words
Sold out / leftover tickets at the box office
5508
1280
JUSTYouth Week | 2019 International May FestivalWarmer Damm18:00 - 18:20
Post Uit Hessdalen | Antwerp | Belgium

Pakman

Piece without words
Sold out / leftover tickets at the box office
5509
1280
Opera2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus Foyer19:30 - 21:30
Ensemble Mattiacis | Wiesbaden | Germany

The Fairy Queen

Opera Concertante
Henry Purcell (1659 – 1695)
Sung in English
Libretto: anonymous adaptation of William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream"
First performance: 1692 in London
Sold out / leftover tickets at the box office
5471
1255
JUSTYouth Week | 2019 International May FestivalStudio19:30 - 20:4014+
Follow the Rabbit | Graz | Austria

Mongos

By Sergej Gößner
5513
1281
Su
19
May
JUSTYouth Week | 2019 International May FestivalWarmer Damm14:00 - 14:20
Post Uit Hessdalen | Antwerp | Belgium

Pakman

Piece without words
Sold out / leftover tickets at the box office
5510
1280
JUSTYouth Week | 2019 International May FestivalWarmer Damm15:00 - 15:20
Post Uit Hessdalen | Antwerp | Belgium

Pakman

Piece without words
Sold out / leftover tickets at the box office
5511
1280
JUSTYouth Week | 2019 International May FestivalWarmer Damm16:00 - 16:20
Post Uit Hessdalen | Antwerp | Belgium

Pakman

Piece without words
Sold out / leftover tickets at the box office
5512
1280
Dance2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 21:10
Hofesh Shechter Company | London | United Kingdom

Grand Finale

By Hofesh Shechter
5489
1269
JUSTYouth Week | 2019 International May FestivalStudio19:30 - 20:4014+
Follow the Rabbit | Graz | Austria

Mongos

By Sergej Gößner
5514
1281
Mo
20
May
Opera2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus Foyer19:30 - 21:30
Ensemble Mattiacis | Wiesbaden | Germany

The Fairy Queen

Opera Concertante
Henry Purcell (1659 – 1695)
Sung in English
Libretto: anonymous adaptation of William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream"
First performance: 1692 in London
Sold out / leftover tickets at the box office
5472
1255
Tu
21
May
PerformanceGerman premiere | 2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 21:5018+
Angélica Liddell | Madrid | Spain

The Scarlet Letter

By Angélica Liddell
5490
1270
Film2019 International May FestivalCaligari FilmBühne20:00 - 21:2712+
Film Programme at the Caligari FilmBühne

Soloalbum

Director Gregor Schnitzler
Tickets directly via Caligari FilmBühne

D 2003
87 Min.
FSK 12+
5520
1286
We
22
May
Drama2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus20:00 - 22:00
Berliner Ensemble | Germany

Panikherz

By Benjamin von Stuckrad-Barre
Stage version by Oliver Reese
Performed in German
5485
1266
Th
23
May
Concert2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus Foyer19:30 - 21:20
»The Wooden Anvil« Marimba Quartet | Germany

Mozart: Portrait in Percussion

Works by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791)
arranged for marimba quartet
5473
1249
Fr
24
May
Opera2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 22:30
PARNASSUS Arts Productions | Vienna | Austria

La Donna del Lago

The Lady of the Lake
Gioachino Rossini (1792 – 1868)
Sung in Italian, with German surtitles
Opera in two acts
Libretto: Leone Andrea Tottola,
based on the narrative poem "The Lady of the Lake" (1810) by Sir Walter Scott
First performance: 1819 in Naples
5464
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Sa
25
May
ConcertPremiere | 2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 21:15
Simone Kermes, Amici Veneziani | Germany

Inferno e Paradiso
Todsünden und Tugenden

Deadly Sins and Virtues
Music & Arias from Georg Friedrich Händel,
Antonio Vivaldi, Johann Adolph Hasse,
Antonio Caldara to modern times
5474
1256
Su
26
May
Opera2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus17:00 - 21:00
Hessian State Theatre of Wiesbaden | Germany

Tannhäuser

Richard Wagner (1813 – 1883)
Opera in three acts
Performed in German, with surtitles

Libretto: by the composer
Premiere: 1845 in Dresden, 1861 in Paris
4577
804
Mo
27
May
Concert2019 International May FestivalKleines Haus19:30 - 21:30
Nikolaus Habjan | Vienna | Austria

»Ich pfeife auf die Oper«

Opera arias & instrumental music by
Caldara, Händel, Mozart, Puccini, Rossini, Camille Saint-Saëns etc.
5475
1257
Opera2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus Foyer19:30
With Detlev Eisinger (pianist & presenter), Betsy Horne (soprano)
5466
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Tu
28
May
Concert2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 21:00
Franui Musicbanda & Nikolaus Habjan | Vienna | Austria

»Doch bin ich nirgend, ach! zu Haus«

Music: Franui, inspired by
Franz Schubert, Robert Schumann, Johannes Brahms & Gustav Mahler
Song lyrics and texts by Robert Walser & Jürg Amann
5476
1258
We
29
May
Concert2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 22:30
Andreas Schager | Austria
Hessisches Staatsorchester Wiesbaden | Germany

Faszination Wagner

Fascination Wagner
With music from "Lohengrin", "Tristan und Isolde", "Die Walküre",
"Siegfried" & "Götterdämmerung"
5477
1260
Th
30
May
Opera2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus17:00 - 22:30
Hessian State Theatre of Wiesbaden | Germany

Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg

Richard Wagner (1813 – 1883)
Opera in three acts
Sung in German, with surtitles
Sold out / leftover tickets at the box office

Libretto by the composer
First performance: 1868 in Munich
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Fr
31
May
Opera2019 International May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 22:00
Hessian State Theatre of Wiesbaden | Germany

Rigoletto

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
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