Opera

Beethoven's Fidelio

Christoph Waltz (stage director), Manfred Honeck (conductor) — With Eric Cutler (Florestan), Nicole Chevalier (Leonore)...

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Cast

Christoph Waltz — Stage director
Barkow Leibinger — Set designer
Judith Holste — Costume designer
Henry Braham — Lighting designer
Eric Cutler — Florestan
Nicole Chevalier — Leonore
Gábor Bretz — Don Pizarro
Christof Fischesser — Rocco
Mélissa Petit — Marzelline
Benjamin Hulett — Jaquino
Károly Szemerédy — Don Fernando
Johannes Bamberger — First Prisoner
Dumitru Mădăraşăn — Second Prisoner
Arnold Schoenberg Chor Wien
Erwin Ortner — Chorus director

Program notes

2020 marks 250 years since the birth of Ludwig van Beethoven, and we're kicking off our Beethoven year in style with this extraordinary event: the great one's only opera, Fidelio—returning home to the historical Theater an der Wien, site of its very first staging in 1805—in a stunning new production by two-time Oscar winner Christoph Waltz!

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Directed by:
Felix Breisach
Venue: Theater an der Wien (Vienna, Austria)
Production date: 2020
Duration: 2 h 11 min
Production: © A co-production of ORF and UNITEL in cooperation with Vereinigte Bühnen Wien and Theater an der Wien
Available subtitle(s): EN, FR
Resolution: Full HD

Available until

Sunday, April 2, 2023