Our privacy policy was last updated on Friday 25 May 2018View it hereDismiss
Bachtrack logo

Performer: Staatsoper Berlin

Upcoming eventsSee more...

BerlinDie ZauberflöteNew production

Mozart: Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)
Alondra de la Parra; Yuval Sharon; Staatsoper Berlin; Mimi Lien; Walter Van Beirendonck; TBC; Anna Prohaska

BerlinElektra

2016: Waltraud Meier (Klytämnestra) © Monika Rittershaus
Strauss R.: Elektra
Daniel Barenboim; Patrice Chéreau; Staatsoper Berlin; Richard Peduzzi; Caroline de Vivaise; Ricarda Merbeth; Waltraud Meier

BerlinIl barbiere di Siviglia

Rossini: Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville)
Stefano Ranzani; Ruth Berghaus; Staatsoper Berlin; Achim Freyer; Annalisa Stroppa; Michele Angelini

BerlinBabylonNew production

Widmann: Babylon
Christopher Ward; Andreas Kriegenburg; Staatsoper Berlin; Harald Thor; Tanja Hofmann; Mojca Erdmann; Susanne Elmark

BerlinLa traviata

Verdi: La traviata
Massimo Zanetti; Dieter Dorn; Staatsoper Berlin; Joanna Piestrzyńska; Moidele Bickel; Ermonela Jaho; Ramë Lahaj
Latest reviewsSee more...

Violetter Schnee: Snowy apocalypse at the Staatsoper Berlin

Violetter Schnee © Monika Rittershaus

The world is sinking in "Violet Snow", as the opera by Beat Furrer, directed by Claus Guth, is given its world premiere at the Staatsoper unter den Linden. 

****1
Read more

Too many mirrors spoil the Staatsoper's Hippolyte et Aricie

Reinoud Van Mechelen (Hippolyte), Anna Prohaska (Aricie), Staatsopernchor © Karl and Monika Forster
Excellent musical performances are confounded by clumsy, unimaginative staging in Rameau's explosive first opera.
**111
Read more

Smoke without fire: Medée fails to ignite

Sonya Yoncheva (Médée) © Bernd Uhlig
Fine musical performances meet Andrea Breth's dreary new production in a dramatically unsatisfying evening at the Staatsoper.
***11
Read more

Guth's FroSch arrives at Unter den Linden

Sarah Grether (Weiße Gazelle) and Camilla Nylund (Die Kaiserin) © Hans Jörg Michel (2017)
Guth's incisive staging of Strauss and Hofmannsthal's grandest opera proves a moving and detailed experience at its transfer to the reopened Staatsoper. 
****1
Read more

Jürgen Flimm's farewell to the Staatsoper Berlin

Laura Aikin (Singer) © Clärchen und Matthias Baus
Jürgen Flimm bowed out of his role as Intendant of the Berlin State Opera with the German premiere of Salvatore Sciarrino's Ti vedo, ti sento, mi perdo.
***11
Read more