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Tristan und Isolde

Richard Wagner
Story in three acts by Richard Wagner
Libretto by the composer based on the verse novel Tristian by Gottfried von Strassburg | In German with surtitles
Co-production with the Opéra de Lyon | Original production of the Bayreuth Festival 1993
Premiere:  15.09.2018
Großer Saal Musiktheater | Details


Die Wand | The Wall

Christian Diendorfer
Chamber Opera by Christian Diendorfer in two acts
Libretto by Hermann Schneider based on the novel of the same name by Marlen Haushofer | In German
Commissioned by the Landestheater Linz
First Release:  16.09.2018
BlackBox Musiktheater | Details



Gerhard Stäbler
Opera by Gerhard Stäbler | Lyrics by Christopher Grøndahl
Translated from the original Norwegian by Hermann Schneider
German Language Premiere:  30.09.2018
BlackBox Lounge Musiktheater | Details


La clemenza di Tito

The Clemency of Titus

Wolfgang Amadé Mozart | Manfred Trojahn
Musical drama (opera seria) in two acts
Lyrics by Caterino Mazzolà based on Pietro Metastasio’s libretto of the same name | New composed recitative version by Manfred Trojahn | In italian with captions
Co-production with the Saarländisches Staatstheater Saarbrücken
Premiere:  02.11.2018
Großer Saal Musiktheater | Details


The Transposed Heads

Peggy Glanville-Hicks
One act opera by Peggy Glanville-Hicks | Libretto by the composer based on the eponymous novella by Thomas Mann
In English with German surtitles | Production of the Upper Austrian Opera Studio
European Premiere:  24.11.2018
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Richard Strauss
Tragedy in one-act by Richard Strauss | Libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal | In German with surtitles
Premiere:  19.01.2019
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Winter Journey

Franz Schubert
Song cycle by Franz Schubert based on poems by Wilhelm Müller
In german
Premiere:  20.01.2019
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Othmar Schoeck
Opera in one-act by Othmar Schoeck | Libretto by the composer based on Heinrich von Kleist’s eponymous tragedy
In German with surtitles | Co-production with the Bonn Opera (Germany)
Premiere:  02.03.2019
Großer Saal Musiktheater | Details




Luigi Cherubini
Opera in three acts by Luigi Cherubini | Libretto by François-Benoît Hoffmann
In French with surtitles and German dialogue | Co-production with the Opéra de Nice and Theater Erfurt
Premiere:  04.05.2019
Großer Saal Musiktheater | Details



Der Vogelhändler

The Bird Seller

Carl Zeller

Operetta in three acts by Carl Zeller | Libretto by Moritz West and Ludwig Held based on the vaudeville comedy, Ce que deviennent les roses, by Victor Varin und Edmond de Biéville | In German with surtitles 

Premiere:  09.12.2018
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Polnische Hochzeit

Polish Wedding

Joseph Beer

Operetta in three acts by Joseph Beer | Libretto by Alfred Grünwald und Fritz Löhner-Beda

In German | A production of the Upper Austrian Opera Studio

Premiere:  16.03.2019
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David Bowie | Enda Walsh
Music and song lyrics by David Bowie | Script by Enda Walsh based on The Man Who Fell to Earth by Walter Tevis
German dialogue by Peter Torberg | In English with German dialogue
Premiere:  27.09.2018
Großer Saal Musiktheater | Details


Ein Amerikaner in Paris

An American In Paris

George Gershwin | Ira Gershwin | Craig Lucas
Music by George Gershwin | Song lyrics by Ira Gershwin | Script by Craig Lucas based on the 1951 film of the same name
German by Roman Hinze and Kevin Schroeder | In English with German dialogue
German Language Premiere:  25.11.2018
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Stephen Flaherty | Lynn Ahrens | Terrence McNally
Music by Stephen Flaherty | Song lyrics by Lynn Ahrens | Script by Terrence McNally based on the eponymous novel by E. L. Doctorow | German by Roman Hinze | In German with surtitles 
Premiere:  08.02.2019
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Der Hase mit den Bernsteinaugen

The Hare with the Amber Eyes

Henry Mason | Thomas Zaufke
Music by Henry Mason (Script and song lyrics) and Thomas Zaufke (Music) based on the eponymous book by Edmund da Waal | Orchestration Markus Syperek
In German | Commissioned production by Landestheater Linz
First Release:  06.04.2019
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Benny Andersson | Björn Ulvaeus | Tim Rice
Music by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus | Song lyrics by Tim Rice and Björn Ulvaeus
Songs in English | German dialogues by Kevin Schroeder
Semi-Staged Production
Premiere:  08.06.2019
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Hedwig And The Angry Inch

John Cameron Mitchell | Stephen Trask
Musical by John Cameron Mitchell (script) and Stephen Trask (music and lyrics)
German by Rüdiger Bering and Wolfgang Böhmer 
In German
Großer Saal Musiktheater | Details





Johann Kresnik | Kurt Schwertsik | Gottfried Helnwein
Choreographed theater by Johann Kresnik based on William Shakespeare | Music by Kurt Schwertsik
Premiere:  13.10.2018
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Marie Antoinette

Mei Hong Lin | Walter Haupt
Dance enactment by Mei Hong Lin | Music by Walter Haupt
First Release:  30.03.2019
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Ashley Lobo
Dance enactment by Ashley Lobo
First Release:  25.05.2019
BlackBox Musiktheater | Details