April 2018
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Stifter-Lounge (4. Rang)



Großes Haus

Illusionen - wie Schwanensee

Ballett von John Neumeier


Anita Hartig is starring in “Faust”

Charles Gounod’s “Faust” is back on stage for the first time since the 2012/13 season! The tenor Jean-François Borras sings the title role, the internationally acclaimed Romanian soprano Anita Hartig is starring as Marguerite at his side. Read more...


Back on stage: “Fidelio”

The second series of “Fidelio” starts on April 27 featuring Simone Schneider as Leonore and Robert Dean Smith as Florestan. We are happy to welcome our former ensemble member Christina Gansch as Marzelline back on stage! Read more...

Friday 04. May. 2018, 8.00 pm

opera stabile | Opera

World Premiere: Das Floß

Anastasija Kadiša, Alexander Chernyshkov, Andreas Eduardo Frank



“Pa Pa Pa...”

Three more shows of Mozart's “Die Zauberflöte” are on schedule in May. Ukrainian soprano Olga Kulchynska will sing the role of Pamina. Further members of the cast are Dovlet Nurgeldiyev (Tamino), Zak Kariithi (Papageno), Wilhelm Schwinghammer (Sarastro), and Jessica Pratt (The Queen of the Night). Read more...


The 2018/19 season

The program for the upcoming season has been released: six premieres – including two German premieres – at the Hamburg State Opera and Elbphilharmonie. Moreover, we look forward to three new productions and one world premiere at opera stabile, 29 pieces from our repertoire as well as the 2nd Italian Opera Weeks! Find the upcoming season's schedule and booklet here.


On-Sale Dates & online subscriptions

NEW! Starting with the 2018/19 season, as of Monday, June 11, 2018 (for subscribers: from Thursday, June 7, 2018) tickets can now be purchased for the entire opera and ballet season. As of the season 2018/2019, short-term ticket sales for a limited contingent of tickets that became available 28 or 29 days before the performance are no longer available.