Frankfurt is Opera House of the Year, Twice, Again!
according to critics from Opernwelt magazine (for the 4th time!) and Deutsch Bühne (for the 9th time!) thanks to all the people who work in the house!
OPER FRANKFURT MOURNS MICHAEL GIELEN
A man who enjoyed a long and successful career and played such an important part in making this company famous for being innovative, daring and interesting.
Carlo Franci (1927-2019)
Oper Frankfurt now mourns the death of Carlo Franci too. This Italian conductor and composer worked closely with Oper Frankfurt for 40 years (1974–2014), influencing the history of the house with many extraordinary interpretations.
SCHREKER'S surreal FERNE KLANG is extraordinary
Fantastic cast, full of your favourites, led by Jennifer Holloway & Ian Koziara and orchestra! Damiano Michieletto: director, Sebastian Weigle: conductor.
4 more performances of Wagner's DIE WALKÜRE
Amber Wagner (Sieglinde), Peter Wedd (Siegmund), Claudia Mahnke (Fricka) & James Rutherford (Wotan) conducted by Sebastian Weigle, and English surtitles
New Handel's Rodelinda opens on May 12
Claus Guth tells a complicated story from the perspective of a child, Flavio. Great cast includes Lucy Crowe (title role) & countertenor Andreas Scholl (Bertarido).