Revivals

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Frederick Loewe (1901 – 1988)
Musical in two acts
Performed in German
Based on Bernard Shaw's »Pygmalion« and the film by Gabriel Pascal
Book by Alan Jay Lerner
Music Frederick Loewe
German version by Robert Gilbert
Premiere: 1956 in New York
05.09.2021
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Le nozze di Figaro

The Marriage of Figaro
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756–1791)
Opera Buffa in four acts
Sung in Italian, with German surtitles
Libretto: Lorenzo da Ponte, based on "La folle journée ou Le mariage de Figaro" by Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais
Premiere: 1786 in Vienna
12.09.2021
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Die Zauberflöte

The Magic Flute
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791)
Opera in two acts
Sung in German
Libretto: Emanuel Schikaneder
Premiere: 1791 in Vienna
26.09.2021
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Il trittico

Il tabarro | Suor Angelica | Gianni Schicchi
Giacomo Puccini (1858–1924)
Trilogy of one-acts opera
Sung in Italian, with German surtitles.
Libretti: Giuseppe Adami & Giovacchino Forzano
Premiere: 1918 in New York City
3.10.2021
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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
10.12.2021
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Die Entführung aus dem Serail

The Abduction from the Seraglio
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791)
Opera Singspiel in three acts
Sung in German
Libretto: Johann Gottlieb Stephanie Jun
First performance: 1782 in Vienna
09.01.2022
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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791)
Opera in two acts
Performed in Italian, with surtitles
Libretto: Lorenzo da Ponte
Premiere: 1787 in Prague
30.01.2022
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Richard Strauss (1864 – 1949)
Tragedy in one act
Sung in German, with surtitles.
Libretto: Hugo von Hofmannsthal, based on the tragedy by Sophocles
World premiere: 1909 in Dresden
20.02.2022
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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791)
Opera buffa in two acts
Sung in Italian with German surtitles
Libretto: Lorenzo da Ponte
Premiere: 1790 in Vienna
25.03.2022
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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)
01.04.2022
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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
03.04.2022