March 2017
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Großes Haus

Guillaume Tell

Gioachino Rossini


Great applause for "Tosca" conducted by Renato Palumbo

Successfull start for the series of Puccini's "Tosca"! Tatiana Serjan made a celebrated debut at Hamburg State Opera singing the part of Floria Tosca. Also successfully staring were Massimo Giordano as Mario Cavaradossi and Ambrogio Maestri as Scarpia. This season's programme features four more shows of "Tosca". Read more...


New engagement for Elena Zhidkova

After joining Berlioz' "Les Troyens" at the State Opera last season, the mezzo soprano sings the title role of this years' series of "Carmen". First of five shows conducted by Patrick Fournillier takes place on March 23rd. Read more...


Season 17|18

We will be publishing the upcomig opera, ballett and concert season and all information about pre ticket sales on April 11th 2017. From this date, the 2017/18 schedule will be available in our booklet and online.         


Listen to Yosep Kang in Guillaume Tell

After a successful premiere last year, the Korean Tenor Yosep Kang will again be seen on stage as Arnold in Rossini's "Guillaume Tell". By his side Iulia Maria Dan will be singing Mathilde von Habsburg for the first time. Read more...


The State Opera in April

Kent Nagano conducts three more premieres at Hamburg State Opera. From 16th April he will perform Strauss' "Die Frau ohne Schatten", the Mozart-Happening "Erzittre, feiger Bösewicht!" (premiere 20th April) and Mahler 8 (premiere 28th April). As well as our repertoire does not miss out, too: From 21st April Kent Nagano will take the musical direction of Poulenc's "Dialogues des Carmélites". Read more...


Valentina Nafornita in Hamburg!

The moldavian soprano debuts at the Staatsoper for "L'Elisir d'Amore". From the end of March to April 9th she takes the part of Adina. By her side Dovlet Nurgeldiyev will appear as Nemorino. The first of four shows takes place on March 30th 2017. Read more...

Friday 31. Mar. 2017, 10.30 pm

Stifter-Lounge (4. Rang) | Solo evening


Gabriele Rossmanith meets Bernd Grawert (with Volker Krafft and Johannes Blum)



Experience Encounters!

The Hamburg State Opera and the Philharmonic State Orchestra open their performances and concerts to refugees through a sponsorship program. Read more...