Booking for a very exciting 2018/19 season
opens June 25 for all operas in the main house and recitals! Keep your eyes peeled for when booking opens for Bockenheimer Depot productions!
SEBASTIAN WEIGLE NEW CHIEF CONDUCTOR IN JAPAN
Sebastian Weigle, General Music Director of Oper Frankfurt since 2008, takes up the post of Chief Conductor of the Yomiuri Nippon Symphony Orchestra in Tokyo in 2019/20.
He begins a three year contract there, following on from another General Music Director of Oper Frankfurt, Sylvain Cambreling, on April 1 2019, but continues his work in Frankfurt, where his contract runs until 2023.
Adriana Lecouvreur back from May 26
Wonderful cast includes Angela Meade (Adriana) & Tanja Ariane Baumgartner (nasty Princess) - all dressed by Christian Lacroix and conducted by Steven Sloane.
BRITTEN'S BILLY BUDD
With Björn Bürger (title role), Michael McCown (Vere) & Thomas Faulkner (Claggart). A good man, brought down by an evil one. Last 3 performances, ever: May 25, June 2 & 9!!