Operas








Premiere

Des Simplicius Simplicissimus Jugend

Pictures of an evolving from the German destiny | Idea and scenario by Hermann Scherchen after H. J. Chr. Grimmelshausen

Adrian Heger | Friederike Heller | Sabine Kohlstedt | Sabine Kohlstedt | Olaf Freese






INFEKTION! FESTIVAL FOR NEW MUSICAL THEATRE

Footfalls | Neither

»Footfalls« - Piece by Samuel Beckett | »Neither« - Opera by Morton Feldman

David Robert Coleman | Katie Mitchell | Joseph W Alford | Vicki Mortimer | Vicki Mortimer | Signe Fabricius | Jon Clark



Premiere | Junge Staatsoper

Hans im Glück

Opera for people aged 6 or older by David Robert Coleman | Text by Rainer O. Brinkmann

Harry Lyth | Julia Haebler



Premiere

La straniera

Opera by Vincenzo Bellini

Peter Valentovic





Macbeth

Opera by Giuseppe Verdi

Daniel Barenboim


INFEKTION! FESTIVAL FOR NEW MUSICAL THEATRE

Matsukaze

Opera by Toshio Hosokawa | Choreography by Sasha Waltz

David Robert Coleman | Sasha Waltz | Pia Maier Schriever | Chiharu Shiota | Christine Birkle | Martin Hauk


Premiere | Junge Staatsoper

Moon Calling

For people aged 14 or older

Frank Flade | Anna-Lena Geerdts


Premiere | Guest performance

Orfeo

Opera by Claudio Monteverdi | A choreography by Sasha Waltz

Sasha Waltz | Sasha Waltz | Alexander Schwarz | Beate Borrmann | Martin Hauk


Premiere | INFEKTION! FESTIVAL FOR NEW MUSICAL THEATRE

Originale

Musical theatre with KONTAKTE


Premiere

Parsifal

Bühnenweihfestspiel (»A Festival Play for the Consecration of the Stage«) in three acts by Richard Wagner

Daniel Barenboim | Dmitri Tcherniakov


Rein Gold

by Elfriede Jelinek | Musical theatre by Nicolas Stemann using music from Richard Wagner's »Der Ring des Nibelungen«

Markus Poschner | Nicolas Stemann | Katrin Nottrodt | Marysol del Castillo | Olaf Freese



Premiere

Tagebuch eines Verschollenen | La voix humaine

Lied cycle for tenor, alto, three female voices and piano by Leoš Janáček || Tragédie lyrique in one act by Francis Poulenc | Text by Jean Cocteau

Günther Albers | Isabel Ostermann | Stephan von Wedel


FESTTAGE

Tannhäuser

Grand romantic opera in three acts | Text and music by Richard Wagner | Dresden version including the »Bacchanal« (Act 1, Scene 1) of the Paris version (1861)

Daniel Barenboim | Sasha Waltz | Sasha Waltz | Bernd Skodzig | Pia Maier Schriever | Sasha Waltz | David Finn


Premiere

Tarquin

Chamber opera by Ernst Krenek

Max Renne | Mascha Pörzgen | Johannes Gramm




Premiere

Through Roses

Musical theatre for narrator and eight instruments | Text by Marc Neikrug

Felix Krieger | Neco Çelik | Stephan von Wedel