Th
28
Mar
OperaGrosses Haus19:30 - 21:05
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
4473
1003
Fr
29
Mar
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
4580
361
Su
31
Mar
OperaGrosses Haus19:30 - 21:35
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.
4539
1011

April 2019

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
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
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
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
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
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)
4482
1004