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BerlinThe Nose

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Shostakovich: The Nose
Ainārs Rubiķis; Barrie Kosky; Komische Oper Berlin; Günter Papendell; Jens Larsen; Madeleine Shaw; James Kryshak

BerlinOrpheus in the UnderworldNew production

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Offenbach: Orphée aux enfers (Orpheus in the Underworld)
Adrien Perruchon; Barrie Kosky; Komische Oper Berlin; Rufus Didwiszus; Victoria Behr; Franck Evin; Susanna Goldberg

BerlinAnatevka - Fiddler on the Roof

Bock: Fiddler on the Roof
Koen Schoots; Barrie Kosky; Komische Oper Berlin; Rufus Didwiszus; Max Hopp; Dagmar Manzel; Talya Lieberman
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A last Fiddler on the Roof for Barrie Kosky in Berlin

Celebrating his tenth and last season at the head of Komische Oper, Kosky treats himself to a revival of his 2017 production, which shows no signs of aging.
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The devil rides a violin bow in Falstaff at Aix

A highly successful Falstaff at the Archevêché in Aix-en-Provence, for our greater pleasure: a true lesson in joy in a world where, we are told, all is but a joke.
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All that glitters: Barrie Kosky's Coq d'or opens in Lyon

Its premiere postponed from Festival d'Aix last summer, Barrie Kosky's staging of Rimsky-Korsakov's political satire finally takes place in Lyon. 
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Going out with a “Boum!" at Komische Oper

The Komische Oper's new, socially-distanced Offenbach staging shows plenty of glitzy defiance in its brief appearance before Germany's latest lockdown. 
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Technology to the rescue in Zurich's new staging of Boris Godunov

The Zurich Opernhaus tackles the pandemic with an innovative strategy: instead of reducing the size of orchestra and chorus (as many other European opera houses) it removes them from the theatre altogether. 

Kosky's Semele revived in style at the Komische Oper Berlin

Like a phoenix rising from the ashes, Semele willingly pays the price of death through transformation. 
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