Su
1
May
OperaPremiere | International May FestivalGrosses Haus18:00 - 21:00
Hessian State Theatre of Wiesbaden | DE

Babylon

Jörg Widmann (*1973)
Opera in seven scenes
Sung in German, with surtitles

Text: Peter Sloterdijk
World premiere (revised version): 2019 in Berlin
7877
1478
Th
5
May
OperaInternational May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 22:30
Teatro Petruzzelli | IT

Aida

Giuseppe Verdi (1813 – 1901)
Opera in four acts
Sung in Italian, with German surtitles.

Libretto: Antonio Ghislanzoni
Premiere: 24 December 1871 in Cairo
8578
1695
Fr
6
May
ConcertInternational May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 20:55
Teatro Petruzzelli | IT

Messa da Requiem

Giuseppe Verdi (1813 – 1901)

Premiere: 22 May 1874 in Milan
8441
1696
Sa
7
May
OperaInternational May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 22:30
Teatro Petruzzelli | IT

Aida

Giuseppe Verdi (1813 – 1901)
Opera in four acts
Sung in Italian, with German surtitles.

Libretto: Antonio Ghislanzoni
Premiere: 24 December 1871 in Cairo
8443
1695
Su
8
May
OperaInternational May FestivalGrosses Haus18:00 - 21:00
Teatro Petruzzelli | IT

Aida

Giuseppe Verdi (1813 – 1901)
Opera in four acts
Sung in Italian, with German surtitles.

Libretto: Antonio Ghislanzoni
Premiere: 24 December 1871 in Cairo
8445
1695
We
11
May
DramaInternational May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 22:30
Berliner Ensemble | DE

Die Dreigroschenoper

The Threepenny Opera
By Bertolt Brecht (Book) and Kurt Weill (Music), based on John Gay's "Beggar's Opera", in collaboration with Elisabeth Hauptmann
Performed in German

8450
1702
Th
12
May
DramaInternational May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 22:30
Berliner Ensemble | DE

Die Dreigroschenoper

The Threepenny Opera
By Bertolt Brecht (Book) and Kurt Weill (Music), based on John Gay's "Beggar's Opera", in collaboration with Elisabeth Hauptmann
Performed in German

8452
1702
Fr
13
May

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OperaInternational May Festival | Mozart CycleGrosses Haus19:30 - 22:30
Hessian State Theatre of Wiesbaden | DE

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)
7874
1004
Sa
14
May
OperaInternational May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 22:30
18:45 Pre-performance talk in the Foyer
Jörg Widmann (*1973)
Opera in seven scenes
Sung in German, with surtitles

Text: Peter Sloterdijk
World premiere (revised version): 2019 in Berlin
8569
1478
Su
15
May
OperaInternational May Festival | Mozart CycleGrosses Haus18:00 - 20:50
Hessian State Theatre of Wiesbaden | DE

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
7834
17
Tu
17
May
DanceInternational May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 20:55
Teaċ Daṁsa | IRL

MÁM

8459
1707
We
18
May
DanceInternational May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 20:55
Teaċ Daṁsa | IRL

MÁM

8461
1707
Th
19
May
OperaInternational May Festival | Mozart CycleGrosses Haus19:30 - 23:15
Hessian State Theatre of Wiesbaden | DE

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
7791
1472
Fr
20
May
OperaInternational May Festival | Mozart CycleGrosses Haus19:30 - 23:00
Hessian State Theatre of Wiesbaden | DE

Don Giovanni

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

Libretto: Lorenzo da Ponte
Premiere: 1787 in Prague
7926
808
Sa
21
May
OperaInternational May Festival | Mozart CycleGrosses Haus19:30 - 23:00
Hessian State Theatre of Wiesbaden | DE

Così fan tutte

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791)
Opera buffa in two acts
Sung in Italian with German surtitles

Libretto: Lorenzo da Ponte
Premiere: 1790 in Vienna
7864
870
Su
22
May
Drama, ConcertInternational May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 22:00
Woods of Birnam | DE

Searching for William

Woods of Birnam & William Shakespeare in concert
Performed in German and English
8465
1700
Mo
23
May
OperaInternational May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 22:30
Hessian State Theatre of Wiesbaden | DE

Pique Dame

The Queen of Spades
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840 – 1893)
Opera in three acts
Sung in Russian, with German surtitles.

Libretto: Modest Tchaikocksy (1834), based on the novella of the same Alexander Puschkin
Premiere: 1890 in St. Petersburg
7836
1621
We
25
May
DramaInternational May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 23:00
* After the performance: »Meet & Greet« in the Foyer *
Münchner Kammerspiele | DE

Effingers

Based on the novel by Gabriele Tergit
Performed in German
8468
1703
Th
26
May
OperaInternational May Festival | Mozart CycleGrosses Haus18:00 - 21:05
Hessian State Theatre of Wiesbaden | DE

Die Zauberflöte

The Magic Flute
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791)
Opera in two acts
Sung in German

Libretto: Emanuel Schikaneder
Premiere: 1791 in Vienna
7803
585
Fr
27
May
OperaInternational May Festival | Mozart CycleGrosses Haus19:30 - 22:00
19:00 Pre-performance talk in the Foyer
Hessian State Theatre of Wiesbaden | DE

La clemenza di Tito

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
7875
1005
Sa
28
May
OperaInternational May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 22:45
Hessian State Theatre of Wiesbaden | DE

Don Carlos

Giuseppe Verdi (1813 – 1901)
Opera in four acts
Sung in Italian, with German surtitles.

Libretto: Joseph Méry & Camille Du Locle, based on the dramatic play »Don Carlos, Infante of Spain« by Friedrich Schiller (1787)
Italian version by Achille de Lauzières & Angelo Zanardini
Premiere: 1884 in Milan (original version 1867 in Paris)
7857
1625
Su
29
May
OperaInternational May FestivalGrosses Haus16:00 - 20:45
Hessian State Theatre of Wiesbaden | DE

Tristan und Isolde

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

Libretto: by the composer, based on the romance »Tristan« (ca. 1210) by Gottfried von Straßburg
Premiere: 1865 in Munich
7815
1321
Tu
31
May
OperaInternational May FestivalGrosses Haus19:30 - 23:00
* After the performance: »Meet & Greet« in the Foyer *
Teatr Wielki Poznań | PL

Straszny Dwór

The Haunted Manor
Stanisław Moniuszko (1819 – 1872)
Opera in four acts
Sung in Polish, with German surtitles.

Libretto: Jan Chęciński
Premiere: 1865 at Teatr Wielki (Warsaw)
8479
1697