Special Events

 HEIM (home).SPIELE (games) 

Oper Frankfurt have invited the Ensemble Modern, who are based in Frankfurt, to present a series of events - »heim.spiele« - which take place in the Bockenheimer Depot between December 3rd and January 5th 2016/17. They perform: the first revival of Peter Eötvös’ wonderful Der goldene Drache/The Golden Dragon, two of Steve Reich's most successful works - to celebrate his 80th birthday : Music for 18 Musicians and the first performances in the Frankfurt Rhein-Main region of his video opera The Cave and Spectacle Concert - music by Mauricio Kagel and Martin Matalon combined with spectacular acts performed by modern circus artistes.

With generous support from the Frankfurt RheinMain Kulturfond, the Aventis Foundation, Deutsche Bank Stiftung, Crespo Foundation, the Dr. Marschner Stiftung, Stiftung Polytechnische Gesellschaft Frankfurt am Main, the Friends of the Ensemble Modern e.V. and the City of Frankfurt.