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Sunday
30.
June
18:00
Opernhaus Zürich
Wherever she appears, she elicits tumultuous applause – the soprano Anja Harteros, who can be heard as Leonora in our revival production of Andreas Homoki’s La forza del destino. As at the première, George Petean and Yonghoon Lee will be at her side singing the demanding roles of Don Carlo and Don Alvaro. General Music Director Fabio Luisi will once again interpret Verdi’s ardently powerful score. In this musical drama, the 50-year-old Verdi sketched an unsparing portrait of a society ... [more]
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Sunday
07.
July
20:30
Opernhaus Zürich
The German soprano Evelyn Herlitzius is currently celebrated as the “ideal Electra”. Last season, she gave an acclaimed performance in Zurich as the Dyer’s Wife in Die Frau ohne Schatten. Now she returns to our theatre in the title role of Richard Strauss’s Elektra. In this opera, first performed in 1909, Strauss used a gigantic orchestra to unleash hitherto unknown sounds, and this wildly expressionist work has lost none of its impact to this day. The archaic subject matter is ... [more]
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