Premières 2020/21

The 2020/21 season showcases ten premières of ten absolutely central works through ten groundbreaking productions realized by the most prestigious names in the opera world.

THE 2020/21 SEASON


Premières overview:

MADAMA BUTTERFLY

→ Giacomo Puccini
Opening night 7 September 2020
Musical Direction Philippe Jordan
Production Anthony Minghella & Carolyn Choa
 

DIE ENTFÜHRUNG AUS DEM SERAIL

→ Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Opening night 12 October 2020
Musical Direction Antonello Manacorda
Production Hans Neuenfels
 

EUGEN ONEGIN

→ Piotr I. Tschaikowski
Opening night 25 October 2020
Musical Direction Tomás Hanus
Production Dmitri Tcherniakov
 

DAS VERRATENE MEER

→ Hans Werner Henze
Opening night 13 December 2020
Musical Direction Simone Young
Production Jossi Wieler, Sergio Morabito
 

CARMEN

→ Georges Bizet
Opening night 6 February 2021
Musical Direction Andrés Orozco-Estrada
Production Calixto Bieito
 

LA TRAVIATA

→ Giuseppe Verdi
Opening night 4 March 2021
Musical Direction Giacomo Sagripanti
Production Simon Stone
 

PARSIFAL

→ RICHARD WAGNER
Opening night 1 APRIL 2021
Musical Direction PHILIPPE JORDAN
Production KIRILL SEREBRENNIKOV
 

FAUST

→ Charles Gounod
Opening night 23 April 2021
Musical Direction Bertrand de Billy
Production Frank Castorf
 

L'INCORONAZIONE DI POPPEA

→ Claudio Monteverdi
Opening night 22 May 2021
Musical Direction Pablo Heras-Casado
Production Jan Lauwers
 

MACBETH

→ Giuseppe Verdi
Opening night 10 June 2021
Musical Direction Philippe Jordan
Production Barrie Kosky