Opera by GIUSEPPE VERDI (1813-1901). Libretto by FRANCESCO MARIA PIAVE based on the drama by Victor Hugo. Swedish translation by RIKARD BERGQVIST.
DUKE BLUEBEARD'S CASTLE, An opera in one act by BÉLA BARTÓK (1881-1945), performed in Hungarian with Swedish surtitles. ERWARTUNG, A monodrama in one act by ARNOLD SCHÖNBERG (1874-1951), performed in German with Swedish surtitles.
Opera in two acts by GIOACHINO ROSSINI (1792-1868) Libretto by JACOPO FERRETTI based on the fairy tale by Charles Perrault. Performed in Italian with Swedish surtitles.
Fredrik Benke Rydman creates a new version of The Firebird in which GöteborgsOperans Danskompani will dance with non-professionals of all ages. World premiere 30 May 2015
Something magical’s going on at The Göteborg Opera. For those of us who work in the world of theatre and opera, it’s perfectly ordinary for people to fly, animals to sing and trains to dance. But this is quite extraordinary.
Gothenburg Culture Festival, 12 and 13 August at The Göteborg Opera and Götaplatsen
A feel-good musical by George and Ira Gershwin. Music and lyrics by George and Ira Gershwin. Based on a book by Ken Ludwig. Performed in Swedish
Opera in five acts by HANS GEFORS (1952-) Libretto KERSTIN PERSKI based on ALFRED HITCHCOCK'S FILM. Performed in Swedish with Swedish surtitles.
With The Planet Suite. The programme for this evening will include Gustav Holst's orchestral suite The Planets – one of the most popular British orchestral works of the 1900s.
Opera in three acts by Leoš Janáček (1854-1928) The libretto by the composer, based on a play by Karel Čapek. Performed in Czech with Swedish surtitles.
Musical by Tobias Ahlsell, David Lundqvist & Anders Wängdahl. Performed in Swedish.
Welcome to Vienna! Food, drink, concert, ball, Viennese orchestra and Big Band.
Opera buffa in four acts by WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART (1756-1791). Libretto by LORENZO DA PONTE based on the play by Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais. Sung in Italian with Swedish surtitles.
Opera in two acts by GIACOMO PUCCINI (1858-1924) Libretto LUIGI ILLICA and GIUSEPPE GIACOSA based on a melodrama by David Belasco the Brescia version (1904). Sung in Italian with Swedish surtitles.
A research project by Adolphe Binder, Cristina Caprioli, Marcos Morau & Tilman O’Donnell
A tribute to the world’s greatest playwright.
Dance programme by Saburo Teshigawara
Opera in five acts by AMBROISE THOMAS (1811-1896) Libretto JULES BARBIER and MICHEL CARRÉ based on William Shakespeare's drama. Performed in French with Swedish surtitles.
Opera in four acts by GIUSEPPE VERDI (1813-1901). Libretto FRANCESCO MARIA PIAVE based on William Shakespeare's drama. Sung in Italian with Swedish surtitles.
Guest performance by Semper Oper Ballett
A musical based on the epic emigrant story by VILHELM MOBERG. Performed in Swedish.
Dance programme by MICHAEL KEEGAN-DOLAN and ALAN LUCIEN ØYEN
You can't get any closer. A weird and wonderful visit under the surface, 37°/Suburbia 2 explores our subconscious and the underworld of the opera house.
A platform for modern, Nordic dance art. Dance program by Tilman O’Donnell, Martin Forsberg and Pascal Marty.
GöteborgsOperans Danskompani, led by Artistic Director Adolphe Binder, is one of the most attractive companies in Europe. This international company constantly throws itself into new works, created by new and legendary choreographers who dare to enter the unknown and question genres.
The Story Foyer, The Göteborg Opera´s story-time sessions for its youngest visitors.