Videos 

The Power of Destiny

What happened at the premiere of «La forza del destino»...

In this revival, world star Piotr Beczala, who stands like no other in the tradition of the famous Tauber style, sings Sou-Chong again. With Julia Kleiter as Lisa he has an equal partner.

Das Land des Lächelns

Operetta by Franz Lehár

Fabio Luisi and Andreas Homoki also know that the genre of operetta requires particular care – which is wh they have assumed personal responsibility for this production.

Das Land des Lächelns

Operetta by Franz Lehár

Videos 

The trailer of «Schwanensee»

Music by Pjotr Tschaikowski
Choreography by Marius Petipa/Lew Iwanow
Reconstruction and complementary choreographer Alexei Ratmansky

Thu21Jun

Song recital

Elena Moșuc

Since the beginning of her career, Elena Moșuc has enjoyed great success at Zurich Opera House. Unforgotten are her performances as Queen of the Night, Lucia di Lammermoor, Zerbinetta, Norma or Gilda. Her last appearance in the 2014/15 season was as Luisa Miller. On 21 June she will return to our stage with a recital. The programme includes songs by Gabriel Fauré, George Enescu and traditional songs from the singer's Romanian homeland. In the second part Elena Moșuc sings arias by Giuseppe Verdi, which she recently recorded for her new album «Verdi Heroines». Enrico Maria Cacciari accompanies the soprano on the piano.

21 Jun 2018

 
News 

News

The famous operetta by Franz Lehár Das Land des Lächelns in the production by Andreas Homoki is now available on DVD! +++ In the new production La forza del destino Gezim Myshketa takes over the role of Fra Melitone instead of Ruben Drole. Marcelo Puente sings the role of Don Alvaro instead of Yonghoon Lee. +++ The DVD recording of Jules Massenet's Werther has been included on the honory list of the German Record Critics' Award. +++ In the new production L'incoronazione di Poppea David Hansen takes over the role of Nerone instead of Valer Sabadus; Kristofer Lundin sings Liberto, Secondo Soldato and Console instead of Omer Kobiljak. +++ In the resumption of La traviata Omer Kobiljak takes over the role of Gastone instead of Iain Milne. Karina Demurova sings the role of Flora instead of Deniz Uzun. +++ Jean-Sébastien Bou sings the role of Escamillo in the revival of Carmen instead of Levente Molnar. Rebeca Olvera will take over the role of Frasquita in the performances on 1 and 10 July in place of Sen Guo. Sen Guo sings all other dates (4, 7 and 14 July) as planned. +++ In the resumption Lucia di Lammermoor Nina Minasyan will take over the title role for the performances on 22, 28 Feb as well as 14, 19 Mar instead of Diana Damrau, while Venera Gimadieva will sing the remaining performances on 26 Feb, 5 and 10 Mar as planned. The role of Raimondo Bidebent is sung in all performances by Wenwei Zhang instead of Nicolas Testé. +++ Michael Fichtenholz will be appointed opera director at the Opernhaus Zürich from the 2018/19 season.