Claudia Mahnke


Mezzo-soprano

Claudia Mahnke - Photo: Barbara Aumüller
Claudia Mahnke's roles during Frankfurt's 2015/16 season are Gertrud (the mother) in Hänsel und Gretel, Cuniza in concert performances of Oberto, Frugola in Il trittico, Marie in a new production of Wozzeck and Fricka / Waltraute / 2nd Norn in Wagner's Ring, roles which she sang in Bayreuth this summer for the second year running. Guest engagements this season include Herodias in Salome at the Staatstheater in Stuttgart. Roles with which this wonderful mezzo-soprano, who joined the ensemble in 2006, has enjoyed great success at Oper Frankfurt in the last two seasons were the Composer (Ariadne auf Naxos), Ottavia (Lʼincoronazione di Poppea) - both new productions - the Foreign Princess (Rusalka) and Kundry – role debut – in Parsifal. Recent guest engagements have included Judith (in Oper Frankfurt's wonderful production of Bluebeard's Castle) at Los Angeles Opera, Octavian (Der Rosenkavalier) in Essen and Cologne, Brangäne at the Ruhrtriennale and Houston Grand Opera, Adriano at the Teatro Real in Madrid, return visits to the Bayerische Staatsoper in Munich, the Opéra National de Lyon, San Francisco Opera, appearances with the NHK Symphony Orchestra in Tokyo and with the Deutsche Oper Berlin in Seoul. Before joining the company in Frankfurt Claudia Mahnke was a member of the ensemble in Stuttgart, who made her a Kammersängerin in 2006. She was nominated several times for »Female Singer of the Year« in »Opernwelt« magazine for her portrayal of the title role in Simplicius Simplicissimus there.

Saison 2014/2015


ARIADNE AUF NAXOS
Richard Strauss
FALSTAFF
Giuseppe Verdi
L'INCORONAZIONE DI POPPEA
(The Coronation of Poppea)

Claudio Monteverdi
PARSIFAL
Richard Wagner
RUSALKA
Antonin Dvorak
May
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EIN MASKENBALL
(A masked Ball)
Giuseppe Verdi
Saturday 18.05.2013 19:30 h
Opera House

next new production:


DAS MÄDCHEN MIT DEN SCHWEFELHÖLZERN
(The Little Match Girl)
Helmut Lachenmann
Friday 18.09.2015 19:30 h
Opera House

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