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8 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

1. Aufführungs­abend

Dirigent: Mihhail Gerts / Harfe: Johanna Schellenberger
1. Aufführungsabend

Performance

8 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

1. Kammer­abend

Kammermusikaustausch mit dem Gewandhausorchester Leipzig
1. Kammerabend

First Performance

11 am 
Semperoper Dresden

1. Symphonie­konzert

Dirigent: Christian Thielemann / Bruckner: Symphonie Nr. 5 B-Dur
1. Symphoniekonzert

Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

10th »Long Night of Dresden Theatre«

Art and culture every 30 minutes

First Performance

11 am 
Semperoper Dresden

10. Symphonie­konzert

Dirigent: Christian Thielemann / Alt: Christa Mayer / Damen des Sächsischen Staatsopernchors Dresden / Kinderchor der Semperoper Dresden
10. Symphoniekonzert

First Performance

11 am 
Semperoper Dresden

11. Symphonie­konzert

Dirigent: Myung-Whun Chung
11. Symphoniekonzert

First Performance

11 am 
Semperoper Dresden

12. Symphonie­konzert

Dirigent: Daniel Harding / Mezzosopran: Dame Sarah Connolly / Tenor: Andrew Staples
12. Symphoniekonzert

Performance

8 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

2. Aufführungs­abend

Dirigent: Gregory Vajda / Violine: Lukas Stepp
2. Aufführungsabend

Performance

8 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

2. Kammer­abend

Kammermusik der Sächsischen Staatskapelle Dresden
2. Kammerabend

First Performance

11 am 
Semperoper Dresden

2. Symphonie­konzert

Dirigent: Ton Koopman / Klarinette: Robert Oberaigner
2. Symphoniekonzert

Performance

8 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

3. Aufführungs­abend

Dirigent: Riccardo Minasi / Klarinette: Jan Seifert
3. Aufführungsabend

Performance

8 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

3. Kammer­abend

Kammermusik der Sächsischen Staatskapelle Dresden
3. Kammerabend

First Performance

11 am 
Semperoper Dresden

3. Symphoniekonzert

Performance

8 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

4. Aufführungs­abend

Dirigent: Roderick Cox / Kontrabass: Andreas Ehelebe
4. Aufführungsabend

Performance

8 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

4. Kammer­abend

Kammermusik der Sächsischen Staatskapelle Dresden
4. Kammerabend

First Performance

11 am 
Semperoper Dresden

4. Symphonie­konzert

Zum 175. Todestag von Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy
4. Symphoniekonzert

First Performance

7 pm 
Semper Zwei

4.48 Psychose

Chamber opera in one act after Sarah Kane (2016) by Philip Venables Performed in German
4.48 Psychose

Performance

8 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

5. Kammer­abend

Kammermusik der Sächsischen Staatskapelle Dresden
5. Kammerabend

First Performance

11 am 
Semperoper Dresden

5. Symphonie­konzert

Dirigent: Tugan Sokhiev / Klavier: Yefim Bronfman
5. Symphoniekonzert

Performance

8 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

6. Kammer­abend

Werke von Richard Strauss und Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
6. Kammerabend

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

6. Symphonie­konzert

Zum Gedenken an die Zerstörung Dresdens am 13. Februar 1945
6. Symphoniekonzert

Performance

8 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

7. Kammer­abend

Kammermusik der Sächsischen Staatskapelle Dresden Violine: Julia Fischer
7. Kammerabend

First Performance

8 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

7. Symphonie­konzert

Dirigent: Myung-Whun Chung / Klavier: Seong-Jin Cho
7. Symphoniekonzert

Performance

8 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

8. Kammer­abend

Kammermusik der Sächsischen Staatskapelle Dresden Anlässlich des 100. Geburtstags von György Ligeti
8. Kammerabend

First Performance

11 am 
Semperoper Dresden

8. Symphonie­konzert

Palmsonntagskonzert / Dirigent: Herbert Blomstedt
8. Symphoniekonzert

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

9. Symphonie­konzert

Dirigent: Christian Thielemann / Sopran: Diana Damrau
9. Symphoniekonzert

Performance

6 pm 
Frauenkirche

Advents­konzert des ZDF

Dirigentin: Marie Jacquot / Sopran: Diana Damrau / Tenor: Piotr Beczała
Adventskonzert des ZDF

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Aida

Opera lirica in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi Performed in Italian with German and English supertitles
Aida

First Performance

6 pm 
Historisches Archiv

Aktenzeichen: »Three, seven, ace«

Aktenzeichen on »Pique Dame« Insights from the cabinets of the Historical Archive

First Performance

6 pm 
Historisches Archiv

Aktenzeichen: »Von glühender Liebe und tödlichem Familienzwist«

Aktenzeichen zu »Romeo und Julia« Einblicke in die Rollschubanlage des Historischen Archivs

First Performance

6 pm 
Historisches Archiv

Aktenzeichen: »Of Heroes and Battle Maidens«

Aktenzeichen on »Der Ring des Nibelungen« Insights from the cabinets of the Historical Archive

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Arabella

Opera in three acts by Richard Strauss Performed in German with German and English supertitles
Arabella

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Ariadne auf Naxos

Opera in one act and a prologue by Richard Strauss Performed in German with German and English surtitles
Ariadne auf Naxos

Performance

8 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Ariadne auf Naxos (concert performance)

Concert performance by Richard Strauss Performed in German with German and English surtitles
Ariadne auf Naxos (concert performance)

Premiere

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Attila

Dramma lirico in one prologue and three acts by Giuseppe Verdi Concert performance in Italian with German and English surtitles
Attila

Performance

11 am 
Semperoper Dresden

Auftakt!

Matinee to launch the 2022/23 season With members of the Semperoper ensemble

First Performance

7 pm 
Semper Zwei

Blues Brothers

Dresden version by Manfred Weiß Performed in German and English
Blues Brothers

First Performance

3 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Carmen

Ballet in two acts by Johan Inger
Carmen

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Cats

Der Musical Klassiker vom Londoner West End In englischer Sprache
Cats

Premiere

8 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

chasing waterfalls

World premiere. An Artificial Intelligence Opera by phase7 performing.arts Berlin Performed in German and English with German and English surtitles
chasing waterfalls

First Performance

6 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Das Rheingold

The eve of the Bühnenfestspiels »The Ring of the Nibelungs« by Richard Wagner Performed in German with German and English surtitles
Das Rheingold

Premiere

4 pm 
Semper Zwei

The Clever Gretchen

Children’s opera. For all from 8 years by Martin Smolka Performed in German
The Clever Gretchen

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Der Freischütz

Romantic opera in three acts by Carl Maria von Weber Performed in German with German and English supertitles
Der Freischütz

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Der Nussknacker / The Nutcracker

Ballet in two acts by Aaron S. Watkin and Jason Beechey Music by Pjotr I. Tschaikowsky
Der Nussknacker / The Nutcracker

First Performance

4 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Der Rosenkavalier

Comedy for music in three acts by Richard Strauss Performed in German with surtitles
Der Rosenkavalier

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Die Fledermaus

Lyrical comedy in three acts by Johann Strauß Performed in German with German and English surtitles
Die Fledermaus

Premiere

7 pm 
Semper Zwei

Die Gespenstersonate

Chamber Opera by Aribert Reimann Performed in German
Die Gespenstersonate

First Performance

4 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg

Opera in three acts by Richard Wagner Performed in German with German and English surtitles
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg

First Performance

2 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

The Nose

Opera in three acts by Dmitri Schostakowitsch Performed in German with German and English supertitles
The Nose

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

La Bayadère

Ballet in two acts by Aaron S. Watkin after Marius Petipa Music by Ludwig Minkus
La Bayadère

First Performance

4 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Die Walküre

First day of the Bühnenfestspiel »The Ring of the Nibelungs« by Richard Wagner Performed in German with German and English surtitles
Die Walküre

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Die Zauberflöte / The Magic Flute

Opera in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Performed in German with German and English surtitles
Die Zauberflöte / The Magic Flute

First Performance

11 am 
Semper Zwei

Drei miese, fiese Kerle /
Three mean, nasty guys

Music theatre for everyone aged 6 and above by Zad Moultaka Performed in German
Drei miese, fiese Kerle / Three mean, nasty guys

Performance

11 am 
Semperoper Dresden

First Performance

11 am 
Hochschule für Musik Carl Maria von Weber Dresden

A Day for Aribert Reimann

A symposium on Aribert Reimann to accompany the new production of »Eine Gespenstersonate« In cooperation with the Carl Maria von Weber College of Music, Dresden

First Performance

8.30 pm 
Semper Zwei

A Window on Jazz: »Nothing good happens unless you do it – Richie 75«

Unusual artistic perspectives – Richie Beirach – Piano, Gregor Huebner – Violin
A Window on Jazz

Performance

8 pm 
Gastspielort

First Performance

8 pm 
Gastspielort

Performance

8 pm 
Gastspielort

Gast­konzert der Staatskapelle Dresden in Leipzig

Im Rahmen des »Mahler Festival 2023« Gewandhaus zu Leipzig

Performance

7.30 pm 
Gastspielort

First Performance

8 pm 
Gastspielort

First Performance

8 pm 
Gastspielort

Performance

3 pm 
Gastspielort

Performance

7.30 pm 
Gastspielort

Performance

7.30 pm 
Gastspielort

First Performance

7.30 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Performance

8 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Gastspiel: Chilly Gonzales

Performance

8 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Song Recital Georg Zeppenfeld

Franz Schubert: »Winterreise« At the piano: Gerold Huber
Song Recital Georg Zeppenfeld

First Performance

4 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Götterdämmerung

Third day of the Bühnenfestspiel »The Ring of the Nibelungs« by Richard Wagner Performed in German with German and English surtitles
Götterdämmerung

Performance

8 pm 
Frauenkirche Dresden

Gustav Mahler Jugendorchester

Sommertournee anlässlich des 95. Geburtstags von Herbert Blomstedt Eine Veranstaltung der Frauenkirche Dresden in Kooperation mit der Sächsischen Staatskapelle Dresden
Gustav Mahler Jugendorchester

First Performance

1 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Il viaggio a Reims /
The Journey to Reims

Dramma giocoso in one act by Gioachino Rossini Performed in Italian with German and English supertitles
Il viaggio a Reims / The Journey to Reims

Performance

11 am 
Semperoper Dresden

Kapelle für Kids: »Elfentanz und Besenritt«

First Performance

11 am 
Semper Zwei

Kapelle für Kids: »Kling, Klang, Klong«

Mit Puppe Alma und Musiker*innen der Sächsischen Staatskapelle
Kapelle für Kids: »Kling, Klang, Klong«

First Performance

11 am 
Semper Zwei

Kapelle für Kids: »Tatort Musik«

Performance

5 pm 
Semper Zwei

Performance

11 am 
Semperoper Dresden

Artificial Intelligence or: Where and who will play the music of the future?

A dialogue on how AI will impact art, technology and society In cooperation with T-Systems Multimedia Solutions GmbH

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

La bohème

Scenes of »La vie de Bohème« (Henri Murger) in four pictures by Giacomo Puccini Performed in Italian with German and English surtitles
La bohème

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

La Cenerentola / Cinderella

Dramma giocoso in two acts von Gioachino Rossini Performed in Italian with German and English surtitles
La Cenerentola / Cinderella

Premiere

6 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

La sonnambula

Melodramma in two acts by Vincenzo Bellini Performed in Italian with German and English surtitles
La sonnambula

Premiere

6 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

La traviata

Melodramma in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi Performed in Italian with German and English surtitles
La traviata

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Le nozze di Figaro /
The Marriage of Figaro

Opera buffa in four acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Performed in Italian with German and English supertitles
Le nozze di Figaro / The Marriage of Figaro

First Performance

4 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Les Huguenots

Grand opéra in five acts by Giacomo Meyerbeer Performed in French with German and English supertitles
Les Huguenots

Performance

8 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Liederabend Rolando Villazón

Premiere

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

L’Orfeo

Favola in musica in one prologue and five acts by Claudio Monteverdi Performed in Italian with German and English surtitles
L’Orfeo

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Madama Butterfly

Tragedia giapponese in three acts by Giacomo Puccini Performed in Italian with German and English supertitles
Madama Butterfly

Performance

11 am 
Semperoper Dresden

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Nabucco

Dramma lirico in four parts by Giuseppe Verdi Performed in Italian with German and English supertitles
Nabucco

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Norma

Melodramma in two acts by Vincenzo Bellini Performed in Italian with German and English supertitles
Norma

Performance

7.30 pm 
Dresdner Neustadt

Ohne Frack auf Tour

Die Staatskapelle in der Neustadt
Ohne Frack auf Tour

Performance

5 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Opera Gala with Award Ceremony

Award winner: set and costume designer Johannes Leiacker In cooperation with the Semperoper Foundation
Opera Gala with Award Ceremony

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Peer Gynt

Ballet in two acts by Johan Inger
Peer Gynt

Premiere

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

The Queen of Spades

Opera in three acts and seven scenes by Pjotr I. Tschaikowsky Performed in Russian with German and English surtitles
The Queen of Spades

Performance

11 am 
Zentralbibliothek im Kulturpalast

Pique Dame: From Pushkin via Tchaikovsky to Andreas Dresen

A symposium on Pyotr I. Tchaikovsky’s »Pique Dame« In cooperation with Dresden Municipal Libraries

First Performance

1 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Platée

Ballet bouffon in a prologue and three acts by Jean-Philippe Rameau Performed in French with German and English supertitles
Platée

Performance

7 pm 
Festspielhaus Hellerau

Porträtkonzert der Capell-Compositrice Olga Neuwirth

Performance

6 pm 
Rundfoyer

Performance

6 pm 
Rundfoyer

Performance

6 pm 
Rundfoyer

Performance

11 am 
Rundfoyer

Performance

6 pm 
Semper Zwei

Performance

5 pm 
Rundfoyer

Performance

10 am 
Semper Zwei

Performance

5 pm 
Semper Zwei

Performance

6 pm 
Rundfoyer

Performance

8 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Rezital der Capell-Virtuosin

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Rigoletto

Opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi Performed in Italian with German and English surtitles
Rigoletto

Premiere

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Romeo and Juliet

Ballet in three acts by David Dawson World premiere
Romeo and Juliet

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Rusalka

A lyrical fairy-tale in three acts by Antonín Dvořák Performed in Czech with German and English supertitles
Rusalka

First Performance

8.30 pm 
Semper Zwei

Semper Bar: »HausMusic«

A Semper Bar with Bernd A. Hartwig and Gunter Papperitz
Semper Bar

First Performance

11 am 
Semperoper Dresden

Semper Matinee & Soiree: Wer reitet so spät (»Who rides so late«)

Matinee with ballads by Carl Loewe, Franz Schubert, Robert Schumann, Johannes Brahms and Hugo Wolf, among others

Performance

9 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

SemperOpernball

First Performance

4 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Siegfried

Second day of the Bühnenfestspiel »The Ring of the Nibelungs« by Richard Wagner Performed in German with German and English surtitles
Siegfried

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Silvester­konzert der Staatskapelle Dresden

Dirigent: Christian Thielemann / Sopran: Hanna-Elisabeth Müller / Alt: Christa Mayer / Tenor: Klaus Florian Vogt / Bass: Georg Zeppenfeld
Silvesterkonzert der Staatskapelle Dresden

Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Performance

8 pm 
Kulturpalast Dresden

Sonderkonzert am 474. Gründungstag der Sächsischen Staatskapelle Dresden

Performance

8 pm 
Kulturpalast Dresden

Sonder­konzert am Vor­abend der Internationalen Schostakowitsch Tage Gohrisch

Dirigent: Andrés Orozco-Estrada / Trompete: Håkan Hardenberger
Sonderkonzert am Vorabend der Internationalen Schostakowitsch Tage Gohrisch

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Sonderkonzert der Sächsischen Staatskapelle

Performance

8 pm 
Kulturpalast Dresden

Sonder­konzert mit der Capell-Virtuosin

Dirigent: Petr Popelka / Violine: Julia Fischer
Sonderkonzert mit der Capell-Virtuosin

Premiere

7 pm 
Semper Zwei

The Toxic Avenger

Rock musical after the film of the same name by Lloyd Kaufman. For young people from 14 years Performed in German
The Toxic Avenger

Performance

11 am 
Semperoper Dresden

Bestowal of the International Peace Prize »Dresden Prize«

This event is organised by Friends of Dresden Deutschland and the Semperoper Dresden With the kind support of the Klaus-Tschira Foundation

First Performance

6 pm 
Semper Zwei

Weiße Rose

Scenes for two singers and 15 musicians by Udo Zimmermann Performed in German
Weiße Rose

Premiere

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

White Darkness

Three-part ballet evening by William Forsythe / Sharon Eyal / Nacho Duato
White Darkness

First Performance

7 pm 
Semper Zwei

Wie werde ich reich und glücklich?

Cabaret-revue – A course in ten chapters by Mischa Spoliansky Performed in German

Performance

7.30 pm 
Schauspielhaus Dresden

»Enoch Arden« op. 38, TrV 181

Melodram für Sprecher und Klavier nach einem Gedicht von Alfred Lord Tennyson