Rolf Glittenberg

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Rolf Glittenberg has worked at the major theatres, opera houses and festivals in Europe for many years, with directors like Peter Mussbach, George Tabori, Johannes Schaaf, Dieter Giesing, Werner Duggelin, Luc Bondy, as well as conductors like Sir Georg Solti, Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Christoph von Dohnanyi and Silvain Cambreling. His most noteworthy operatic productions include "Der ferne Klank" at the Vienna State Opera (directed by Jürgen Flimm), "Così fan tutte" and "Le Nozze di Figaro" in Amsterdam, "Fidelio" in Zurich, "Pelléas et Mélisande" in Brussels, "Macbeth" at the Edinburgh Festival, as well as "Die Zauberflöte", "Die Frau ohne Schatten" and "L'lncoronazione di Poppea" at the Salzburg Festival. His work at the Zurich Opera House include "Der Rosenkavalier", "Die tote Stadt", "Pelléas et Mélisande", "Così fan tutte", "Le Nozze di Figaro" and "Don Giovanni" (Franz Welser-Möst / Sven-Eric Bechtolf), "Elektra" (Dohnányi / Martin Kušej), "Die Zauberflöte" and "Genoveva" (Harnoncourt / Kušej). Further productions at the Vienna State Opera include "Il Trittico"and "Andrea Chénier" (directed by Otto Schenk), "Der Ring des Nibelungen", "Cardillac" (Welser-Möst / Bechtolf) and »Elektra« (directed by Uwe Eric Laufenberg). Previous projects in Wiesbaden include stage and costumes for "Peter Grimes" and "Tannhäuser", as well as the stage designs for "La clemenza di Tito", "Idomeneo", "Der Club", "Der Floh im Ohr" and "Der zerbrochne Krug". This season, he returns to Wiesbaden to design the sets for "Drei Schwestern", "Don Carlos", "Pique Dame", "Tristan und Isolde" and "Il Trovatore".


Costume Design in »Tartuffe«
Stage Design in »Drei Schwestern«
Stage Design in »Pique Dame«
Stage Design in »Tristan und Isolde«
Stage Designer in »König Lear«
Stage & Costume Design in »Der zerbrochne Krug«