13 March 2009

Pape back in business for Lohengrin

Latest update: Kwangchul Youn replaces Pape.

It was a great relief to receive confirmation from Staatsoper that René Pape is back in business after his illness.

René Pape is doing well and he will perform in the Lohengrin Premiere on 4 April.

The Cast:

Heinrich der Vogler: Kwangchul Youn René Pape
Lohengrin: Burkhard Fritz Klaus Florian Vogt
Elsa von Brabant: Dorothea Röschmann
Friedrich von Telramund: Gerd Grochowski
Ortrud, seine Gemahlin: Michaela Schuster
Der Heerrufer des Königs: Arttu Kataja


lilloboss said...

Thank God for that!

Anonymous said...

Now Pape cancelled the Lohegrin - you can see it on the webiste of the Staatsoper. Youn sings Heinrich.

Per-Erik Skramstad said...

Thanks to Anonymous. Now updated!

Anonymous said...

And another change: Fritz will be replaced by Klaus F. Vogt.