Revivals

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Rock Opera by Andrew Lloyd Webber (b. 1948)
Sung in German
Lyrics by Tim Rice
German version by Anja Hauptmann
Premiere: 1971 in New York
10.09.2020
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Giacomo Puccini (1858 – 1924)
Opera in four acts
Sung in Italian, with German surtitles

Libretto: Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica, based on the novel "Scènes de la vie de bohème" by Henri Murger
Premiere: 1896 in Turin

A Theater Augsburg production
04.10.2020
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Gräfin Mariza

Countess Maritza
Emmerich Kálmán (1882 – 1953)
Operetta in three acts
Sung in German.
Libretto: Julius Brammer & Alfred Grünwald
Premiere: 1924 in Vienna
11.10.2020
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Engelbert Humperdinck (1854 – 1921)
Fairy tale opera in three acts
Sung in German, with surtitles
Libretto: Adelheid Wette, based on the fairy tale
by the Brothers Grimm
Premiere: 1893 in Weimar
03.12.2020
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Giuseppe Verdi (1813 – 1901)
Opera in three acts
Sung in Italian, with German surtitles
Libretto: Francesco Maria Piave, based on "The Lady of the Camellias" by Alexandre Dumas Fils
Premiere: 1853 in Venice
15.01.2021
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Der Ring des Nibelungen

Das Rheingold

The Rhinegold
Richard Wagner (1813 – 1883)
Sung in German, with surtitles
Libretto: by the composer
Premiere: 1869 in Munich
02.02.2021
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Der Ring des Nibelungen

Die Walküre

The Valkyrie
Richard Wagner (1813 – 1883)
Sung in German, with surtitles
Libretto: by the composer
Premiere: 1870 in Munich
03.02.2021
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Der Ring des Nibelungen

Siegfried

Richard Wagner (1813 – 1883)
Sung in German, with surtitles
Libretto: by the composer
Premiere: 1876 in Bayreuth
05.02.2021
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Der Ring des Nibelungen

Götterdämmerung

Twilight of the Gods
Richard Wagner (1813 – 1883)
Sung in German, with surtitles
Libretto: by the composer
Premiere: 1876 in Bayreuth
07.02.2021
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Georges Bizet (1838 – 1875)
Opera in three acts
Sung in French, with German surtitles
Libretto: Henri Meilhac & Ludovic Halévy, based on the novella (1845) by Prosper Mérimée
Premiere: 1875 in Paris
06.03.2021
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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791)
Opera seria in two acts
Sung in Italian, with German surtitles
Libretto: Caterino Tommaso Mazzolà, after Metastasio
Premiere: 1791 in Prague
11.04.2021
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Giuseppe Verdi (1813 – 1901)
Opera in three acts
Sung in Italian, with German surtitles
Libretto: Francesco Maria Piave, based on the play "Le Roi s’amuse" by Victor Hugo
Premiere: 1851 in Venice
03.06.2021
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Giacomo Puccini (1858 – 1924)
Opera in three 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
Acquisition of the Staatstheater Darmstadt production
23.06.2021