About the Event

Immerse yourself in the stunning architecture of Berlin's breathtaking Komische Oper Berlin for the ultimate concert set to awake your understanding of opera.

Christoph Willibald Gluck
Azione teatrale per musica in drei Akten [1762]
Wiener Fassung
Dichtung von Ranieri de’ Calzabigi

With the all‐enchanting power of his song, Orpheus succeeds in appeasing the hosts of the underworld and snatching the beloved Eurydice from Hades. Now, under penalty of her final death, he is not allowed to look at Eurydice on her way back to life. Tormented by the desire to catch a glimpse of her beloved, Eurydice begs Orpheus for a proof of love until he finally dares to take the fatal look back …

Practical Information

Sung in Italian

Cast / Production

Musikalische Leitung: David Bates
Inszenierung: Damiano Michieletto
Choreographie: Thomas Wilhelm
Bühnenbild: Paolo Fantin
Kostüme: Klaus Bruns
Dramaturgie: Simon Berger
Chöre: David Cavelius
Licht: Alessandro Carletti

Orfeo: Carlo Vistoli
Euridice: Nadja Mchantaf
Amore: Susan Zarrabi
Vocalconsort Berlin
Tänzerinnen: Martina Borroni, Claudia Greco, Ana Dordevic
Es spielt das Orchester der Komischen Oper Berlin

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