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01-09-2016
Role debut, the first: Matthias Hoffmann as Aristeus and Pluto in “Orphée aux enfers” at the Oper Köln – from Jan. 6th
Role debut, the first: Matthias Hoffmann as Aristeus and Pluto in “Orphée aux enfers” at the Oper Köln – from Jan. 6th

Freshly minted member of the permanent cast of the Oper Köln Matthias Hoffmann will lend his rich bass-baritone to the characters of Aristeus and Pluto in the scenic revival of Offenbach’s “Orphée aux enfers”; this version addresses itself to children and will use the Oper Köln’s secondary stage a...

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01-09-2016
“Great Talent” concert series: Sophie Rennert at the Konzerthaus Wien – Jan. 12th and 27th
“Great Talent” concert series: Sophie Rennert at the Konzerthaus Wien – Jan. 12th and 27th

First Angelina in Rossini’s “La Cenerentola” at the Nationaltheater Mannheim (also on Jan. 10th, Feb. 16th and Mar. 28th), then lied recitals at the Hohenems Schubertiade, in Belfast and in London’s Wigmore Hall, followed by a whirlwind tour of China with the Young Singers Project – during the las...

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01-09-2016
The Other “Magic Flute”: Dénise Beck at the Operahus København – from Jan. 14th
The Other “Magic Flute”: Dénise Beck at the Operahus København – from Jan. 14th

Starting with the première on Jan. 14th, Dénise Beck slips into the role of Princess Sidi in Friedrich Kuhlau’s “Lulu”. Based on the same material as Mozart’s “The Magic Flute”, this Danish opera from 1824 is now being shown for the first time in nearly 180 years.

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01-09-2016
Première: Tamara Ivaniš as Barbarina at the Landestheater Salzburg – Jan. 20th
Première: Tamara Ivaniš as Barbarina at the Landestheater Salzburg – Jan. 20th

This season, Tamara Ivaniš already stirred up major enthusiasm with her interpretation of Olympia and with her Frühlingsstimmenwalzer, part of the New Year’s concert at the Großes Festspielhaus Salzburg, and she is set to add another success in Jakopo Spirei’s restaging of “Le Nozze di Figaro” pre...

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01-09-2016
More role debuts: Christoph Filler and Christoph Seidl to debut in Lortzing’s “Der Wildschütz” at the Gärtnerplatztheater – from Jan. 23rd

In their permanent positions at the Gärtnerplatztheater Munich, baritone Christoph Filler und bass Christoph Seidl both have grasped, with both hands, the opportunity to demonstrate their proven versatility while at the same time extending their repertoires: Christoph Filler began his season wi...

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