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There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

1. Aufführungs­abend

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

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

1. Kammer­abend

Kammermusikaustausch mit dem Gewandhausorchester Leipzig
1. Kammerabend

1. Symphonie­konzert

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

First Performance

11 am 

10. Symphonie­konzert

Dirigent: Christian Thielemann / Alt: Christa Mayer / Damen des Sächsischen Staatsopernchors Dresden / Kinderchor der Semperoper Dresden – Im Rahmen der Dresdner Musikfestspiele
10. Symphoniekonzert

First Performance

11 am 

11. Symphonie­konzert

Dirigent: Myung-Whun Chung – Im Rahmen der Dresdner Musikfestspiele
11. Symphoniekonzert

First Performance

11 am 

12. Symphonie­konzert

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

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

2. Aufführungs­abend

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

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

2. Kammer­abend

Kammermusik der Sächsischen Staatskapelle Dresden
2. Kammerabend

2. Symphonie­konzert

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

Performance

8 pm 

3. Aufführungs­abend

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

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

3. Kammer­abend

Kammermusik der Sächsischen Staatskapelle Dresden
3. Kammerabend

Performance

8 pm 

4. Aufführungs­abend

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

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

4. Kammer­abend

Kammermusik der Sächsischen Staatskapelle Dresden
4. Kammerabend

First Performance

7 pm 

4.48 Psychose

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

Performance

8 pm 

5. Kammer­abend

Kammermusik der Sächsischen Staatskapelle Dresden
5. Kammerabend

5. Symphonie­konzert

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

Performance

8 pm 

6. Kammer­abend

Werke von Richard Strauss und Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
6. Kammerabend

First Performance

7 pm 

6. Symphonie­konzert

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

Performance

8 pm 

7. Kammer­abend

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

First Performance

8 pm 

7. Symphonie­konzert

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

Performance

8 pm 

8. Kammer­abend

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

First Performance

11 am 

8. Symphonie­konzert

Palmsonntagskonzert / Dirigent: Herbert Blomstedt
8. Symphoniekonzert

Performance

7 pm 

9th »Long Night of Dresden Theatre«

Art and culture every 30 minutes
9th »Long Night of Dresden Theatre«

First Performance

7 pm 

9. Symphonie­konzert

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

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Advents­konzert des ZDF

Dirigentin: Marie Jacquot / Sopran: Diana Damrau / Tenor: Mauro Peter
Adventskonzert des ZDF

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Aida

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

First Performance

6 pm 

Aktenzeichen: »Three, seven, ace«

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

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Aktenzeichen: »Von glühender Liebe und tödlichem Familienzwist«

Aktenzeichen zu »Romeo und Julia« Einblicke in die Rollschubanlage des Historischen Archivs
Aktenzeichen: »Von glühender Liebe und tödlichem Familienzwist«

Next Performance

6 pm 

Aktenzeichen: »Of Heroes and Battle Maidens«

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

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Annette Dasch presents: Opera Gala 2022

With Award Ceremony of the Semperoper Foundation Award winners: Set and costume designer Johannes Leiacker and soprano Mariya Taniguchi
Annette Dasch presents: Opera Gala 2022

First Performance

7 pm 

Arabella

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

First Performance

7 pm 

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 

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 

Attila

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

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Auftakt!

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

First Performance

7.30 pm 

BERLIN BERLIN

Die große Show der goldenen 20er Jahre
BERLIN BERLIN

First Performance

7 pm 

Blues Brothers

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

First Performance

3 pm 

Carmen

Ballet in two acts by Johan Inger
Carmen

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

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

Last Performance

5 pm 

Das Rheingold

The eve of »Der Ring des Nibelungen« by Richard Wagner Performed in German with German and English surtitles
Das Rheingold

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

The Clever Gretchen

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

First Performance

7 pm 

Der Freischütz

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

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

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 

Der Rosenkavalier

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

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Die Fledermaus

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

Premiere

7 pm 

Die Gespenstersonate

Chamber Opera by Aribert Reimann Performed in German
Die Gespenstersonate

First Performance

4 pm 

Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg

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

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

The Nose

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

First Performance

7 pm 

La Bayadère

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

First Performance

4 pm 

Die Walküre

First day of »Der Ring des Nibelungen« by Richard Wagner Performed in German with German and English surtitles
Die Walküre

Next Performance

11 am 

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

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

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 

Dresdner Musikfestspiele

Performance

10 am 

A Day for Aribert Reimann

A cooperation of the Semperoper Dresden with the Carl Maria von Weber College of Music, Dresden to accompany the new production of Aribert Reimann’s »Die Gespenstersonate« As part of the 31st Dresdner Tage der zeitgenössischen Musik (Dresden Days of Contemporary Music) / HELLERAU – Europäisches Zentrum der Künste

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Fast Forward: »The Silence of the Sirens«

Europäisches Festival für junge Regie Staatsschauspiel Dresden zu Gast in der Semperoper
Fast Forward: »The Silence of the Sirens«

Last Performance

8.30 pm 

A Window on Jazz: »Laut & Leise« (»Loud & Quiet«)

Unusual artistic perspectives – Günter Baby Sommer’s musical commentary on Richard Strauss
A Window on Jazz

Performance

8 pm 

Performance

5 pm 

Gast­konzert der Staatskapelle Dresden in Incheon

Anlässlich des 70. Geburtstags von Myung-Whun Chung Arts Centre Incheon
Gastkonzert der Staatskapelle Dresden in Incheon

Performance

8 pm 

Gast­konzert der Staatskapelle Dresden in Leipzig

Im Rahmen des »Mahler Festival 2023« Gewandhaus zu Leipzig

Performance

7.30 pm 

Gast­konzert der Staatskapelle Dresden in Sejong

Anlässlich des 70. Geburtstags von Myung-Whun Chung Sejong Arts Center
Gastkonzert der Staatskapelle Dresden in Sejong

Performance

7.30 pm 

Gast­konzert der Staatskapelle Dresden in Seoul I

Anlässlich des 70. Geburtstags von Myung-Whun Chung Lotte Concert Hall
Gastkonzert der Staatskapelle Dresden in Seoul I

Performance

5 pm 

Gast­konzert der Staatskapelle Dresden in Seoul II

Anlässlich des 70. Geburtstags von Myung-Whun Chung Seoul Arts Centre
Gastkonzert der Staatskapelle Dresden in Seoul II

Performance

7.30 pm 

Gast­konzert der Staatskapelle Dresden in Seoul III

Anlässlich des 70. Geburtstags von Myung-Whun Chung Seoul Arts Centre
Gastkonzert der Staatskapelle Dresden in Seoul III

Performance

7.30 pm 

Gast­konzert der Staatskapelle Dresden in Seoul IV

Anlässlich des 70. Geburtstags von Myung-Whun Chung Seoul Arts Centre
Gastkonzert der Staatskapelle Dresden in Seoul IV

First Performance

7.30 pm 

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Gastspiel: Chilly Gonzales

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Song Recital Georg Zeppenfeld

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

Next Performance

10 am 

With your permission, Monsieur Petipa!

An introduction to the world of ballet An offer of the Semperoper Education
With your permission, Monsieur Petipa!

First Performance

4 pm 

Götterdämmerung

Third day of »Der Ring des Nibelungen« by Richard Wagner Performed in German with German and English surtitles
Götterdämmerung

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Gustav Mahler Jugendorchester

Besetzungsänderung: Sommertournee mit Jukka-Pekka Saraste Eine Veranstaltung der Frauenkirche Dresden in Kooperation mit der Sächsischen Staatskapelle Dresden
Gustav Mahler Jugendorchester

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Concert of the Hochschule für Musik Carl Maria von Weber Dresden

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

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 

Kapelle für Kids: »Elfentanz und Besenritt«

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Kapelle für Kids: »Kling, Klang, Klong«

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

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Kapelle für Kids: »Soundcheck«

First Performance

11 am 

Kapelle für Kids: »Tatort Musik«

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Kirsas Musik

Kinderoper von Thierry Tidrow Kindergartenstück der Semperoper Education für Kinder ab 4 Jahren

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Kostümverkauf

Im Garderoben-Foyer der Semperoper
Kostümverkauf

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

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

Next Performance

7 pm 

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 

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 

La sonnambula

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

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

La traviata

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

First Performance

7 pm 

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

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Les Huguenots

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

Performance

8 pm 

Lieder­abend »Eine winzige Träne«

Anlässlich des 90. Jahrestages der Bücherverbrennung auf dem Wettiner Platz

Premiere

7 pm 

L’Orfeo

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

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Madama Butterfly

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

Performance

11 am 

»Morgen!«

Matinée recital with songs by Richard Strauss At the piano: Helmut Deutsch

First Performance

7 pm 

Nabucco

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

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Norma

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

Performance

7.30 pm 

Ohne Frack auf Tour

Die Staatskapelle in der Neustadt
Ohne Frack auf Tour

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Opernwerkstatt: »Das schlaue Gretchen«

Ein Angebot der Semperoper Education für Kinder zwischen 7 und 11 Jahren
Opernwerkstatt: »Das schlaue Gretchen«

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Opernwerkstatt: »Drei miese, fiese Kerle«

Ein Angebot der Semperoper Education für Kinder zwischen 6 und 10 Jahren
Opernwerkstatt: »Drei miese, fiese Kerle«

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Peer Gynt

Ballet in two acts by Johan Inger
Peer Gynt

Premiere

7 pm 

Pique Dame / The Queen of Spades

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

Performance

11 am 

Pique Dame: From Pushkin via Tchaikovsky to Andreas Dresen

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

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

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 

Porträtkonzert der Capell-Compositrice Olga Neuwirth

Performance

11 am 

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Performance

6 pm 

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Performance

5 pm 

Performance

5 pm 

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Performance

5 pm 

Performance

6 pm 

Performance

8 pm 

Rezital der Capell-Virtuosin

First Performance

7 pm 

Rigoletto

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

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Romeo and Juliet

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

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Rusalka

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

Next Performance

8.30 pm 

Semper Bar

Next Performance

6 pm 

Semper Matinee & Soiree: »Life’s a pudding full of plums«

Soiree with works by W. S. Gilbert & Arthur Sullivan, Liza Lehmann, Jacques Offenbach and Gioachino Rossini

First Performance

4 pm 

Siegfried

Second day of »Der Ring des Nibelungen« by Richard Wagner Performed in German with German and English surtitles
Siegfried

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Silvester­konzert der Staatskapelle Dresden

Christian Thielemann | Dirigent Beethoven: Symphonie Nr. 9 d-Moll
Silvesterkonzert der Staatskapelle Dresden

Performance

7 pm 

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Non-subscription concert to the 474th birthday of the Staatskapelle Dresden

Performance

8 pm 

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 

Sonderkonzert der Staatskapelle Dresden

Performance

8 pm 

Sonder­konzert mit der Capell-Virtuosin

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

Next Performance

7.30 pm 

Dance:Film: »Anatomy of a Male Ballet Dancer«

With Semperoper Ballett in the cinema – Im Anschluss Gespräch mit Marcelo Gomes, Erster Solist und Ballettmeister Semperoper Ballett In cooperation with the Programmkino Ost movie theatre

Premiere

7 pm 

The Toxic Avenger

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

Performance

11 am 

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

5 pm 

Wagner.Kino.Oper: »Die Nibelungen« 1. Teil: »Siegfried«

Eine Filmreihe zu Richard Wagners Leben und Werk im Spiegel des Kinos In Zusammenarbeit mit dem Programmkino Ost und der TU Dresden – Lehrstuhl für Mittlere und Neuere Kunstgeschichte

First Performance

6 pm 

Weiße Rose

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

Premiere

7 pm 

White Darkness

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

There are currently no further performances scheduled this season.

Wie werde ich reich und glücklich?

Cabaret-revue – A course in ten chapters by Mischa Spoliansky Performed in German
Wie werde ich reich und glücklich?

Performance

7.30 pm 

»Enoch Arden« op. 38, TrV 181

Melodram für Sprecher und Klavier nach einem Gedicht von Alfred Lord Tennyson
»Enoch Arden« op. 38, TrV 181

Performance

8 pm 

»Wo so große Schönheit weilt, ist das Paradies.«

Ein Abend für Monteverdi – mit Rolando Villazón und der lautten compagney BERLIN
»Wo so große Schönheit weilt, ist das Paradies.«