29 January 2010

Lohengrin in Tampere, Finland

Wagner's Lohengrin in a production by Danish director Kasper Holten will soon be performed at Tampere Opera, Finland. The premiere in Tampere Hall will be 10 March 2010.

Musical director Jan Latham-König
Stage director Kasper Holten
Set and costume designer Steffen Aarfing
Light designer Jesper Garde Kongshaug
Chorus master Heikki Liimola

Kirsi Tiihonen, soprano (Elsa von Brabant)
Helen Lokuta, mezzo soprano (Ortrud)
Endrik Wottrich, tenor (Lohengrin)
Jukka Rasilainen, baritone (Friedrich von Telramund)
Jaakko Ryhänen, bass (Heinrich der Vogler)
Jaakko Kortekangas, baritone (The King's Herald)

Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra
Tampere Opera Choir

Wed 10 March at 6.30 pm Premiere
Fri 12 March at 6.30 pm
Sun 14 March at 3 pm
Tue 16 March at 6.30 pm
Thu 18 March at 6.30 pm
Sat 20 March at 3 pm

Sung in German, subtitles in Finnish
Duration of the performance c. 3 hours 40 min. including two intermissions

Tickets 65/92/105 €
senior citizens 60/87/100 €
students 50/77/90 €
15-35 persons 59/83/95 €
36-80 persons 55/78/89 €
more than 80 persons 52/74/84 €

Produced by Tampere Hall - more info here

1 comment:

Bogda said...

I suppose, this is the same production the same team (director and conductor) has staged several years ago at the Novaya Opera Theater in Moscow.