Ballett von John Neumeier
World Premiere: “BENJAMIN”
“BENJAMIN” premieres on June 3 at the State Opera under the musical direction of composer Peter Ruzicka and staged by Yona Kim, who wrote the libretto as well. The opera deals with the life of philosopher and cultural scientist Walter Benjamin.
World Premiere: “Frankenstein”
On May 20 we celebrated the successful world premiere of “Frankenstein”, a commissioned composition by Jan Dvořák, directed by Philipp Stölzl. Two more shows of the “Gothic opera” can be seen at Kampnagel as part of the program of the 3rd Hamburg International Music Festival.
Godly familiy dispute
Since May 18 Claus Guth's production of Wagners “Das Rheingold” is back on stage. Doris Soffel made her debut as Erda, Kay Stiefermann, Werner Van Mechelen, Thomas Ebenstein, Jenny Carlstedt and Katerina Tretyakova are starring at her side. Ensemble members of the State Opera gave acclaimed roledebuts as well.
Das Parsifal Prinzip
The fifteen participants of the musical theatre workshop “Das Parsifal Prinzip” present the result of their work with director Tristan Braun in a theatrical evening at the opera stabile on May 25 and 26 as well as at the evangelisch-lutherischen Gemeindezentrum in Mümmelmannsberg on May 31.
Wednesday 30. May. 2018, 9.30 am
opera stabile | jung
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.
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.