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TANNHÄUSER – DANIEL BARENBOIM – SASHA WALTZ

TANNHÄUSER – DANIEL BARENBOIM – SASHA WALTZ

A brand new production of ‘’Tannhäuser’’ at the Staatsoper Berlin conducted by Daniel Barenboim, staged and choreographed by Sasha Waltz, who has already staged Purcell and Berlioz, Dusapin, Rihm and Hosokawa. Now Sasha Waltz brings to the stage a grand romantic Wagner’s opera with a star cast of some of today best Wagnerian singers: Peter [...]

Rain – Paris Opera Ballet

Rain – Paris Opera Ballet

When Rain, created by the Rosas Company in 2001, entered the Paris Opera Ballet’s repertoire ten years later, Director of Dance Brigitte Lefèvre brought a whole dimension of Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker’s world to the Paris Opera, giving dancers and audiences alike the possibility of undertaking a unique visual and auditory kinaesthetic experience. Since the [...]

The Nutcracker – Staatsballett Berlin

The Nutcracker – Staatsballett Berlin

At long last, the Staatsballett Berlin is once more dancing THE NUTCRACKER, one of the most popular ballets ever. Vasily Medvedev and Yuri Burlaka, two Russian choreographers and connoisseurs of the tradition, have developed a version for the Staatsballett Berlin which is based on the historic stage designs and choreography from the original of 1892. [...]

Swan Lake – Bolshoi Ballet

Swan Lake – Bolshoi Ballet

At the palace, the royal family and their guests are gathered for Prince Siegfried’s birthday celebrations. In a majestic ceremony, Siegfried is made a knight; young girls try to attract his attention, as he must choose a wife during the ball. Overcome by the sudden awareness of his future responsibilities, he escapes into the night [...]

The Tsar’s Bride

The Tsar’s Bride

Opera sung in Russian and in four acts. The argument is based on an historical case. In the suburbs of Moscow, reigned around 1571 Tsar Ivan IV, “the Terrible”. As Widowed, he is looking for a new wife for the third time. He chooses the young Marfa, she loves another man but bends to the [...]

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