Change of Cast
Burgtheater actor Udo Samel will perform the role of Krachmeyer in the world premiere of Johannes Maria Staud's/Durs Grünbein's Die Weiden in December 2018 (8, 11, 14, 16, 20).
Irina Lungu will sing Elettra in Idomeneo instead of Marina Rebeka in February 2019 (16, 19, 22)
Roberto de Candia will sing the title role in Don Pasquale (8, 11, 14 June 2019) instead of Michele Pertusi.
Change of Cast (Ballet)
Due to illness there are changes of the cast for the Nurejew Gala 2018 on June 29th, 2018: instead of Denys Cherevychko Mihail Sosnovschi is dancing in Satanella (excerpt) and Masayu Kimoto in Schwanensee (variation Prinz Siegfried, 1st act). Instead of Vladimir Shishov Eno Peci is dancing in Giselle Rouge and Roman Lazik in Marguerite and Armand (father). Fiona McGee is dancing instead of Nikisha Fogo in Movements to Stravinsky and Isabelle Guérin, Danseuse Étoile of the Paris Opéra, is dancing together with Manuel Legris in Le Rendez-Vous instead of Irina Tsymbal.