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The Bassarids

by Hans Werner Henze (1926-2012)

 

Opera seria with intermezzo in one act (1966)
Libretto by Wystan Hugh Auden and Chester Simon Kallman after Euripides’ Bacchae (406 BC)

 

New production

 

Sung in English

with German and English surtitles

 

 

Performers

Kent Nagano, Conductor

Krzysztof Warlikowski, Director


Malgorzata Szczesniak, Sets and Costumes

Felice Ross, Lighting

Denis Guéguin, Video

Claud Bardouil, Choreography

Christian Longchamp, Dramaturgy


Sean Panikkar, Dionysus

Russel Braun, Pentheus

Willard White, Cadmus

Nikolai Schukoff, Tiresias / Calliope

Károly Szemerédy, Captain / Adonis

Tanja Ariane Baumgartner, Agave / Venus

Claudia Boyle, Autonoe / Proserpine

Anna Maria Dur, Beroe


Concert Association of the Vienna State Opera Chorus

Huw Rhys James, Chorus Master


Vienna Philharmonic


 

Dates

Thursday, 16th August 2018, 7.30 pm

Sunday, 19th August 2018, 3.00 pm

Thursday, 23rd August 2018, 7.30 pm

Sunday, 26th August 2018, 7.30 pm

 

 

Rates

from EUR 140,00 to EUR 406,00

 

Service fee EUR 18,00

Rates include VAT and advanced booking fee

 

For booking please contact Christine Dirnberger via e-mail Dirnberger@panoramatours.com or telephone +43 662 / 88 32 11-25.

 

 

Venue

Felsenreitschule / Summer Riding School

Hofstallgasse 1, 5020 Salzburg

 

 

(as of: November 2017 - subject to alterations)

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