4 more wonderfully sung, gripping NORMAs
Elza van den Heever, Stefano La Colla, Dshamilja Kaiser & James Cresswell as Norma, Pollione, Adalgisa & Oroveso conducted by Giacomo Sagripanti
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!
6 more performances exciting double bill
2 rarely performed operas: Menotti's The Medium (spooky!) & Maderna's Satyricon (wild!) - 2 conductors, 2 directors, lots of your favourite wonderful singers - unmissable!
by Michael Spyres on June 18
another chance to hear this ASTOUNDING tenor (who could ever forget his Vasco da Gama in L'Africaine last season!) with his pianist Mathieu Pordoy
LAST 3 DAMNATION OF FAUSTs, ever: June 21, 26 & 30
Berlioz' Méphistophélès (Kihwan Sim) is back to steal Faust's (Giorgio Berrugi) soul & destroy Marguerite (Cecelia Hall)
SZYMANOWSKI'S very strange KING ROGER
With Łukasz Goliński (title role), Sydney Mancasola, Gerard Schneider & AJ Glueckert, director: Johannes Erath, conductor: Sylvain Cambreling
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.
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.