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Press contacts:
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Press releases

7 December 2012

The Göteborg Opera's environmental work a pioneer in Europe


The Göteborg Opera's environmental work has been registered in compliance with EMAS.

22 November 2012

Crazy Mixmas


Première: Thursday 6 December 2012 at 7.00 pm.
Six performances up to and including Wednesday 2 January 2013

24 October 2012

The Göteborg Opera's Thaïs selected for Plácido Domingo's own opera and concert festival


The Göteborg Opera production of Thaïs continues on its international triumphal progress.

27 September 2012



Première Saturday 13 October 2012

6 September 2012



Première: Saturday 22 September 2012 Press conference/showing Friday 14 September 2012 at 2.00 pm (assembling at the stage entrance at 1.50 pm)

27 August 2012

The Göteborg Ballet is now GöteborgsOperans Danskompani


To reflect our modern dance repertoire, The Göteborg Ballet has now changed its name to GöteborgsOperans Danskompani.

21 August 2012

Chess på svenska (Chess in Swedish)


Première on Saturday, 8 September at 6.00 pm
Press showing on Tuesday, 4 September at 2.30 pm
(assemble at the stage door at 2.20 pm)

17 August 2012

The Göteborg Opera’s opera premières on international radio


Two of this autumn’s opera premières at The Göteborg Opera will be broadcast over the European Broadcasting Union (EBU)

7 August 2012

I Capuleti e i Montecchi (The Capulets and the Montagues)


Première 17 August 2012 at 7.00 pm
Broadcast by EBU in eight countries.

3 August 2012

Stephen Langridge – new Artistic Director for opera/drama at The Göteborg Opera


Everything is now in place for Stephen Langridge to take over as Artistic Director for opera/drama at The Göteborg Opera as from the 2013/2014 season.

19 March 2012

The Göteborg Opera 2012/2013 season


Romantic operas featuring international stars, ground-breaking dance productions based on a theme of Homeland and Risk Zones – and a new version of the musical Chess in Swedish. Today the Göteborg Opera released its repertoire for the 2012/2013 season.

9 March 2012

The Göteborg Ballet invited to The


Guest performance 11-17 March on the Nordic Cool festival

10 February 2012

I shall die in Florence


World premiere February 26. Review performance february 21

2 February 2012



Premiere February 25, 2012 with After Dance Party Press showing February 21 at 3 pm – meting point: Stage Entrance at 2:50 pm

16 January 2012

Lady Macbeth of Mzensk


Premiere February 4, 2012 Press meeting and interview opportunities on January 26 at 4 pm.

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