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22-02-2016
Opera Studio: Tamara Ivaniš at the Opera Studio of the Landestheater Salzburg – from fall 2016
Opera Studio: Tamara Ivaniš at the Opera Studio of the Landestheater Salzburg – from fall 2016

Having had a busy summer – a master class with Brigitte Fassbaender, a successful role debut as Blonde in Mozart’s “The Abduction from the Seraglio” at the Grazer Sommerserenaden, and the Mozart-Trophy at the Grandi Voci competition of the Oper im Berg Festival in Salzburg – Tamara Ivaniš will join ...

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22-02-2016
Permanent member: Maximilian Mayer to join the Theater am Gärtnerplatz – from this season (2016/17)
Permanent member: Maximilian Mayer to join the Theater am Gärtnerplatz – from this season (2016/17)

Maximilian Mayer, the young tenor most recently receiving accolades for his Beppo in “I Pagliacci” at the operklosterneuburg festival is, beginning in September 2016, a permanent member of the ensemble of the Gärtnerplatztheater, hand-selected by Staatsintendant Josef Köpplinger. Mayer will begin hi...

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22-02-2016
Permanent member: Christoph Filler to join the Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz – from this season (2016/17)
Permanent member: Christoph Filler to join the Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz – from this season (2016/17)

Last season, Austrian baritone Christoph Filler already had two engagements at the Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz: as Jan Janicki in “Der Bettelstudent” and as Count Ferry Hegedüs in “Viktoria und ihr Husar”. This past August, he was heaped with praise for his bravura performance as Philly Kaps in th...

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22-02-2016
Role debut: Christoph Seidl as Rodolfo in Bellini’s “La sonnambula” at the Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz – from Sept. 24th
Role debut: Christoph Seidl as Rodolfo in Bellini’s “La sonnambula” at the Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz – from Sept. 24th

Just this August, Christoph Seidl, a young bass hailing from Austria, gave his U.S.-debut in a concert performance of Mozart’s “Idomeneo” under the baton of René Jacobs, at the occasion of the Mostly-Mozart festival at New York’s Lincoln Center. But his home will be in Munich; following two very suc...

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22-02-2016
Permanent member: Wolfgang Stefan Schwaiger joins the ensemble of the Oper Köln – from Sept. 2016
Permanent member: Wolfgang Stefan Schwaiger joins the ensemble of the Oper Köln – from Sept. 2016

Wolfgang Stefan Schwaiger just had a major success as Don Giovanni in the production of Mozart’s eponymous opera staged by the Opera Studio of the Bregenzer Festspiele; for instance, Austria’s foremost classical broadcaster commented: “Oksana Sekerina (Donna Anna) and Wolfgang Schwaiger as Don Giova...

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