Th
1
Apr
OperaGrosses Haus17:00 - 22:30
Der Ring des Nibelungen

Die Walküre

The Valkyrie
Richard Wagner (1813 – 1883)
Sung in German, with surtitles
All four cycles are bookable as subscriptions from 24.04.2020. Individual performances will go on sale from 1.10.2020, subject to availability.

Libretto: by the composer
Premiere: 1870 in Munich
6743
589
Fr
2
Apr
OperaGrosses Haus19:30 - 21:45
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
6888
801
Sa
3
Apr
OperaGrosses Haus17:00 - 22:10
Der Ring des Nibelungen

Siegfried

Richard Wagner (1813 – 1883)
Sung in German, with surtitles
All four cycles are bookable as subscriptions from 24.04.2020. Individual performances will go on sale from 1.10.2020, subject to availability.

Libretto: by the composer
Premiere: 1876 in Bayreuth
6735
590
Su
4
Apr
OperaGrosses Haus18:00
Giuseppe Verdi (1813–1901)
Opera in four acts
Sung in Italian, with German surtitles
6853
1477
Mo
5
Apr
OperaGrosses Haus17:00 - 22:30
Der Ring des Nibelungen

Götterdämmerung

Twilight of the Gods
Richard Wagner (1813 – 1883)
Sung in German, with surtitles
All four cycles are bookable as subscriptions from 24.04.2020. Individual performances will go on sale from 1.10.2020, subject to availability.

Libretto: by the composer
Premiere: 1876 in Bayreuth
6726
591
We
7
Apr
OperaGrosses Haus19:30

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
6838
1476
Fr
9
Apr
DramaGrosses Haus19:30

König Lear

King Lear
By William Shakespeare
Performed in German, in a version by Frank Günther
6905
1481
Sa
10
Apr
OperaGrosses Haus19:30

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
6839
1476
Su
11
Apr
OperaRevivalGrosses Haus18:00 - 20:30
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
6844
1005
We
14
Apr
ConcertSymphony ConcertKurhaus19:30
18:45 Pre-concert talk

WIR 6

6th Symphony Concert
Benjamin Britten Four Sea Interludes from the opera "Peter Grimes"
Magnus Lindberg (*1958) Concerto for Clarinet & Orchestra
Robert Schumann Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major, Op. 97, "Rhenish"
Please note new starting time!
6673
1496
Th
15
Apr
OperaGrosses Haus19:30
Giuseppe Verdi (1813–1901)
Opera in four acts
Sung in Italian, with German surtitles
6854
1477
Fr
16
Apr
OperaGrosses Haus19:30 - 21:45
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
6889
801
Sa
17
Apr
DramaGrosses Haus19:30

König Lear

King Lear
By William Shakespeare
Performed in German, in a version by Frank Günther
6906
1481
Concert, JUSTYouth ConcertWartburg20:0016+
Lounge with musicians from the Hessian State Orchestra
Su
18
Apr
ConcertChamber ConcertGrosses Haus Foyer11:00

6th Chamber Concert

Wiesbaden Composers
Works by Luise Adolpha Le Beau, Louise Langhans-Japha, Helen Buchholtz & Johannes Brahms
6694
1506
OperaGrosses Haus18:00 - 20:30
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
6845
1005
Mo
19
Apr
OperaGrosses Haus19:30 - 21:45
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
6890
801
Fr
23
Apr
OperaGrosses Haus19:30

Der Zigeunerbaron

The Gypsy Baron
Johann Strauss II (1825–1899)
Operetta in three acts
Sung in German

Libretto: Ignatz Schnitzer, based on the novella "Sáffi" by Mór Jókai
Premiere: 1885 in Vienna
6801
1475
Sa
24
Apr
OperaGrosses Haus19:30
Giuseppe Verdi (1813–1901)
Opera in four acts
Sung in Italian, with German surtitles
6855
1477
Su
25
Apr
OperaGrosses Haus18:00

Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District

Ledi Makbet Mtsenskogo uyezda
Dmitri Shostakovich (1906–1975)
Opera in four acts
Sung in Russian, with German surtitles

Libretto: Alexander Preis, based on Nikolai Leskov's novella by the same name
Premiere: 1934 in Leningrad
6792
1474
Th
29
Apr
OperaGrosses Haus19:30

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
6840
1476
Fr
30
Apr
JUSTPremiere | Youth DramaWartburg19:3010+

Behalt das Leben lieb

The World of Ben Lighthart
Based on the book by Jaap ter Haar
Adapted for the stage by Dirk Schirdewahn
6757
1518