A wild and headstrong and prizewinning rock musical. Book and lyrics by Gerome Ragni and James Rado. Music arranged by Galt MacDermot. Sung in Swedish.
Rather dead than tamed. Opera in three acts by Georges Bizet (1838-1875). Libretto Henri Meilhac and Ludovic Halévy after Prosper Mérimé’s short story. Sung in French with Swedish surtitles.
Revenge is what keeps her alive. One act opera by Richard Strauss (1864-1949). Libretto by Hugo von Hofmannstahl, based on Sophocles’ drama. Sung in German with Swedish surtitles.
Dancers from GöteborgsOperans Danskompani create new works for some of Sweden’s most promising young dancers.
Storytime sessions for our youngest visitors.
A few Saturdays every season, the musicians and singers of from The Göteborg Opera perform a casual concert in our foyer. The Foyer Concerts start at 12:30 pm.
Presenting Concerts in Skövde, where several concerts will be given in Skövde during Autumn 2016.
A Swedish opera based on a play by August Strindberg. Opera in four acts by Ture Rangström (1884-1947). Text August Strindberg. Performed in Swedish.
Dance programme about the forces that crush and heal. Creations by Marcos Morau and Stijn Celis.
People are not all alike. Nor are our performances. In the same way that people have “functional variations”, this performance has “concert variations”. That involves a particularly relaxed environment that can suit everyone.
A dream play about the power of love. Opera in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791). Libretto Emanuel Schikaneder. Swedish translation Rikard Bergqvist.
Who controls your life? A new opera by Line Tjørnhøj. Script Erik Fägerborn. I collaboration with Share Music & Performing Arts. World Premiere 7 April 2017.
Choreographies for a young century. Two masterfully crafted works by the “iconic” Ohad Naharin and creative duo Sharon Eyal and Gai Behar.
A Swedish opera by Gösta Nystroem (1890-1966) based on Selma Lagerlöf’s ghost story. Sung in Swedish, with Swedish surtitles.
A power game of honour and love. Opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901). Libretto Francesco Maria Piave after Alexander Dumas, fils play “La Dame aux camélias”. Sung in Italian with Swedish surtitles.
We celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Summer of Love with a visually and musically colorful concert. With The Göteborg Opera Orchestra and specially invited singers
Guest performance from The Royal Swedish Ballet. Ballet by Pär Isberg.
At last, a new production of The Phantom of the Opera – adapted especially for the unique qualities of an opera house! Performed in English with Swedish surtitles.