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Jonathan Lemalu (Falstaff) - photo: Wolfgang Runkel

Last FALSTAFF this season: TONIGHT!


Keith Warner's wonderful production of Verdi's Falstaff opened last February. Jonathan Lemalu, who enjoyed great success this spring in Rossini's Thieving Magpie, is Falstaff.
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FRANKFURT MARATHON October 26th!


It would probably be wise to allow more time than usual if you are coming to Frau ohne Schatten at 6pm on Sunday. The organisers think that it will be be possible to reach the underground garage by then but there will probably still be some barriers in the city. Marathon information can be found here.

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scene from 2009 revival - photo: Thilo Beu

Strauss' Frau ohne Schatten

back FOR THE LAST TIME from October 26th

Strauss' Woman without a Shadow sweeps you away into a world of magic. A production so gripping that the work flies by. One member of the world-class cast is Terje Stensvold (Barak, & Wotan in our Ring) - taking his leave, sadly, from the operatic stage...
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Elza van den Heever - photo: Dario Acosta

Otello ELZA VAN DEN HEEVER

is Desdemona from November 8th

Be sure to get tickets for Otello - the cast is so good! Vincent Wolfsteiner (joins the company next season) sings the title role and Cassio is 3 x Operalia prize winner Mario Chang.
November 8, 15, 20, 23, December 5, 13 & 19, which all begin at 7.30pm

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Louise Alder (Gretel) Peter Marsh (Witch) - photo: Monika Rittershaus

Hänsel und Gretel

next performance October 25th

Standing ovation for this new Hänsel und Gretel, composed in Frankfurt, Humperdinck's best known opera, when it opened on October 12. Sebastian Weigle conducts a wonderful cast.
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photo, by Monika Rittershaus, from an earlier season

Die Entführung aus dem Serail/The Abduction from the Seraglio

back from October 29th

Christof Loy's wonderful production of Mozart's Die Entführung aus dem Serail was so successful that it is available on DVD. A wonderful cast of ensemble members and guest are led by Jérémie Rhorer, making his house debut.
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Brenda Rae (Zerbinetta) & Camilla Nylund (Ariadne) - photo: Monika Rittershaus

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CD of LOHENGRIN just released

recorded, live, at Oper Frankfurt

A new addition to the wonderful series of live, OehmsClassics, recordings made at Oper Frankfurt (and RING on DVD). (all listed here). The wonderful cast, conducted by Bertrand de Billy, includes Falk Struckmann (Heinrich), Michael König (Lohengrin) Camilla Nylund (Elsa), Robert Hayward (Telramund), Michaela Schuster (Ortrud) and Daniel Schmutzhard (Herald). On sale - €35 - in the foyers when the theatre is open for performances and from our advance box office (open: Mon-Fri 10-6, Sat 10-2)

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GREAT VALUE FOR MONEY

for fans of our wonderful Ring production

only €99 for DVD box set of Oper Frankfurt's extremely successful Ring des Nibelungen (OehmsClassics - Option: German or English surtitles). Make Christmas shopping easier and order a copy here, and here, is a list of our other wonderful live (CD) recordings, including Humperdinck's Königskinder - named CD of the month October 2013 by Opera Magazine and Deutsche Bühne.
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Concerts by the Frankfurter Opern- und Museumsorchester
Monday 24.06.2013 20:00 h
Main auditorium Alte Oper

next new production:


LA SONNAMBULA
Vincenzo Bellini
Sunday 30.11.2014 18:00 h
Opera House

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