Opera | 10+

Die Schöpfung

The Creation
Joseph Haydn (1732 – 1809)
Staged oratorio
Sung in German, with surtitles.
Based on texts from the Bible and John Milton's "Paradise lost", freely translated into German by Gottfried van Swieten
Premiere: 1798 in Vienna
In co-operation with the Evangelische Singakademie and the Wiesbaden Bach Choir
We, 02.07.2025
Grosses Haus19:30
In Franziska Angerer's production of Joseph Haydn's great oratorio, the motto is "create and participate"! Conducted by GMD Leo McFall, the production features the Wiesbaden Bach Choir, as well as the State Theatre's ancillary chorus and children from the Wiesbaden Singakademie. In addition, the audience will also get involved in the weeks and months leading up the the premiere, as something new and exciting takes shape in the park directly behind the theatre.


Conductor GMD Leo McFall
Director Franziska Angerer
Stage Design / Costume Design Valentina Pino Reyes
Video Fabio Stoll
Dramaturgy Carolin Müller-Dohle, Balthazar Bender
Gabriel / Eva Galina Benevich
Uriel Katleho Mokhoabane
Raphael / Adam Hovhannes Karapetyan
Kinder- und Jugendkantorei der Ev. Singakademie Wiesbaden, Bachchor Wiesbaden, Extrachor des Hessischen Staatstheaters Wiesbaden, Hessisches Staatsorchester Wiesbaden


PremiereGrosses Haus19:00