WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART / Saturday 17 September 2016, 18.00 h
Singspiel in two acts.
This opera, rife with symbolism and allusions to Free Masonry, was the last Mozart wrote. He conducted it on the first night, shortly before he died.
This production, which blends the singers with colourful animations reminiscent of the silent films of the 1920s, arouses enthusiasm everywhere it goes.
MUSICAL DIRECTOR Antonello Manacorda
STAGE DIRECTOR Suzanne Andrade, Barrie Kosky
VIDEO Paul Barritt
ORIGINAL IDEA «1927» (Suzanne Andrade and Paul Barritt) and Barrie Kosky
SET AND COSTUME DESIGN Esther Bialas
DRAMATURGY Ulrich Lenz
LIGHTING Diego Leetz
Komische Oper Berlin
Symphony Orchestra and Chorus of the Gran Teatre del Liceu.
The singers and music director are members of the Kömische Oper Berlin company.