A mistress as harsh and beautiful as the moon. Norma is the pinnacle of the bel canto operas. A tragic love triangle interwoven with beautifully sensual music composed by Bellini (1801-1835), such as the aria "Casta diva". Sung in Italian with Swedish surtitles. The premiere will be broadcast live on Swedish Radio.
A heart-warming Christmas show for the whole family. Join us for a mixture of music, comedy and unforgettable characters.
A glittering dedication to Bernstein's Broadway. An unforgettable Twelfth Night with a tailor-made concert, delicious food and drink – and ballroom dancefloor on the Main Stage.
Comic double-bill with complications. An entertaining evening with two short operas where love is calling: Pergolesi’s "La Sserva Padrona", and Menotti’s "The Telephone". Revival premiere on the Small Stage, then on the Skövde Stage and on tour throughout the region. Performed in Swedish.
A (reluctant) combination of humour and solemnity. Fervent passions, exuberant humour and the contrasting aspects of art are the main elements of Strauss's imaginative opera. This ingenious and playful piece of theatre brings the conflict between high art and popular culture to a head. Sung in German with Swedish surtitles. The premiere will be broadcast live on Swedish National Radio.
Two new creations by Sang Jijia and Sharon Eyal. Hypnotic dance for the curious. Movement, light and sound weaved into a distinctive and engrossing world premiere of astounding dance with an attitude.
The musicians and singers from the Göteborg Opera perform casual concerts in our foyer. Foyer concerts start at 12.30 pm. Free admission.
Great discounts for both tickets and products. 24 November only!Read more
Saturday, 25 november the Göteborg Opera will make a guest appearance in Nordstan. Ring in the Christmas season with beautiful melodies from our soloists and orchestra. You can also take the chance to buy some presents with us – like our Gift Cards, a Childrens' Package and other inspired stocking-fillers.Read more
efy gravity or dare to fall? On 7 November, GöteborgsOperans Danskompani will present the world premiere of Skid, created by critically-acclaimed choreographer Damien Jalet. A humble rehearsal film clip has been shared over 3 600 times and seen by over 700,000 people on Facebook – which suggests that Skid will be something extraordinary.Read more