Sweet compassion instead of ecstatic love: Frank Martin’s LE VIN HERBÉ offers a new interpretation of the tale of TRISTAN AND ISEULT, which goes beyond Wagnerian pathos. Tom Randle and Caitlin Hulcup embody the fatal lovers in the new production by Welsh National Opera.
Be prepared to see Mozart’s THE MAGIC FLUTE transported to another galaxy by critically acclaimed theatre director Alexander Mørk-Eidem. Discover a fantastic universe of beautiful princesses, strange creatures, wonderful humour, magic and mischief.
Who is more alluring than Carmen, the dangerous gypsy heroine recklessly playing with the fate of her victims, and her own? Add the spectacle of tavern life and, above all, Bizet’s unforgettable tunes and piquant orchestration. How to resist such a package?...
The daughter of the bishop of Skálholt loves her young teacher, even though her father exhorts her to remain a virgin. Gunnar Þórðarson‘s opera RAGNHEIÐUR, first staged in 2013, tells the true story of a fatal love in 17th century’s Iceland.
Once upon a time there was an Italian family who had a magnificent garden built near their palace. BOMARZO, the opera by the Argentine composer Alberto Ginastera, streamed live from Teatro Real Madrid in its first Spanish production starts at least like a fairy tale.
Driven by love, Medea leaves her native land only to find her hopes shattered in a far-off country. Benedict Andrews directs Komische Oper’s new production of Reimann’s MEDEA. Nicole Chevalier leads the cast in the title role. Contemporary music theatre at its best!