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Zürich Opera - Season Preview
Zurich Opera and Ballet present seasons packed with new productions of dark works that are dominated by myth, magic or sacrifice. From Greek myth to magic bullets to giving up the one you love, it’s a powerful season destined to move Swiss audiences.
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William Christie; Andreas Homoki; Zurich Opera; Hartmut Meyer; Mechthild Seipel; Stéphanie d'Oustrac; Reinoud Van Mechelen
Valtinoni: Der Zauberer von Oz (The Wizard of Oz)
Kristiina Poska; Floris Visser; Zurich Opera; Gideon Davey; Deanna Breiwick; Rebeca Olvera
Orchestra La Scintilla Zurich; Riccardo Minasi; Franco Fagioli
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From devoted wife and mother to murdering avenger, Médée is is a challenging role. A new Zurich production firmly secures her place in the collective memory, perhaps for the wrong reasons.
Migros Kulturprozent Classics recently treated the Zurich audience to a triple bill of distant musical cousins: Rossini, Wagner and Rachmaninov.
Just as rereading a favourite novel can give the reader new literary impulses to explore, so, too, can the revival of a popular ballet offer a fresh interpretation.