Get ready for opera classics and a taste of the new season when soloists from the Göteborg Opera are accompanied by Assistant Director Opera/Drama Anders Ottosson on piano.
Singers and the Göteborg Opera Orchestra will fill the Main Stage with glorious glimpses from the upcoming season. GöteborgsOperans Danskompani will also appear in a selection of short films.
Once, we were all going to live forever. Puccini’s La bohème is easy to love. In four short acts, he captures the recklessness of youth, where it blossoms, wilts and dies. Hope and despair stand side-by-side.
Flamboyant elegance with a poignant sting. Champagne Tears is a mini operetta that explores the life of composer Jacques Offenbach, accompanied by his music.
Our “relaxed performances” are a type of concert specially created for audience members who have difficulty attending ordinary performances for some reason or other.
Who do you turn to if you’re only capable of crying when you don’t want to, you get angry with dustbins, or bread gives you panic attacks?
The perfect opportunity to explore music, singing, musical drama and dance. It’s a fabulous opportunity to try wonderful experiences, gain inspiration and inspire others.
A classic opera about a brutal reality. With its hit tune ”Va pensiero” (Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves) – Nabucco is a tale of violence, oppression, reconciliation and the longing for freedom.
Fun days where children and young people can dance, sing, listen, play and learn more about all the art forms offered at The Göteborg Opera.
Prepare for Siegfried by watching our screenings of the preceding operas in the RIng Cycle: Das Rheingold and Die Walküre.
Everyone wants to grab the gold that gives the power to rule the world. But only a person who doesn’t know fear is destined to win it. Evan Rogister (conductor for the USA’s National Opera in Washington) will return to conduct this third part of the Ring Cycle, and the director is Göteborg Opera’s previous artistic director for Opera, Stephen Langridge.
Exquisite music is in focus when half of the Göteborg Opera Chorus embark on a winter tour. Enjoy a varied programme of pieces, from the singers’ personal favourites to popular classics.
A Christmas musical for the whole family. One of the final rehearsals is underway on the Main Stage for this year’s sparkling Christmas show. Expectations are high. The director rushes around while the prima donna and Santa Claus compete for the limelight. But something goes wrong and the premiere’s success is suddenly jeopardised. What magic powers are at work backstage? Can the plucky ensemble save the Christmas show before it’s too late?
Only the best will do. Experience an unforgettable Twelfth Night overflowing with fantastic music and delicious food and drink.
The Göteborg Opera's singers and musicians with guests give small concerts with varied repertoire. The chamber concerts are held in the Göteborg Opera foyer and in Skövde. (previously called “Foyer Concerts”)
The Göteborg Opera's singers and musicians with guests give small concerts with varied repertoire. The chamber concerts in Skövde are held at the Göteborg Opera Skövdescen. (previously called “Saturday Concerts in Skövde”.)
Opera favourites like Don Giovanni, La bohème and Nabucco as well as rare experiences like Wagner’s Siegfried and the newly written Mythomania. Big show numbers in the gripping musical Cabaret. Fascinating dance creations by several of Scandinavia’s foremost choreographers. And concerts that cross genres and orchestras.Read more
Performances for the rest of the spring season are cancelled. This applies to all performances 12 March–13 June.
Due to the restrictions required by the new corona virus COVID-19, the Göteborg Opera's board and CEO have decided to cancel all performances and public activity on our premises for the remainder of 2019/2020. This decision applies to performances on the Main Stage, Small Stage, foyer, Skövde Stage and tours in the Västra Götaland Region.
We will update this page as the situation develops.Read more