Staff and guests of the Semperoper

An international ensemble, young talent and experienced staff are at the heart of the Semperoper, making us what we are: One of the world’s leading opera houses. In the following you will learn more about our artists and staff – in front of, on and behind the stage.

 

Management

Office of the Artistic Director, Office of the Managing Director, Directorate and General Artistic Management

Management

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Ensemble and guests of the Semperoper

Here are brief introductions to the international artists, dedicated ensemble members and numerous guests, who all contribute hugely to our work, both on and behind the stage.

Ensemble and guests

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Junges Ensemble

Our Junges Ensemble programme offers two years of advanced training to particularly talented young artists.

Junges Ensemble

 

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Semperoper Ballett

The international artistic team and dancers making up Semperoper Ballett ensure the company’s brilliant reputation both in Dresden and around the world. 

Semperoper Ballett

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Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden

An orchestra steeped in tradition, acclaimed not only at home in the Semperoper but also around the globe – that is the Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden.

Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden

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Sächsischer Staatsopernchor Dresden

For over 200 years, the Staatsopernchor (Saxon State Opera Chorus) has been one of the best opera choirs in Europe, in demand both at home and abroad for its peerless ensemble singing.

Sächsischer Staatsopernchor Dresden

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Sinfoniechor Dresden

As the auxiliary choir of the Staatsopernchor, the Sinfoniechor (Symphony Chorus) supports the professional Staatsopernchor in its concerts and opera performances. 

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Semperoper Children’s Choir 

The Children’s Choir takes part in Semperoper productions in a variety of ways.

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Dramaturgy

Our team of dramaturges develops a huge range of concepts for the programmes of the Semperoper Dresden to help raise our profile.

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Education

Here you can find the persons in charge of our educational events for all generations.

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Semper Zwei

Here the employees of the small Semper Zwei venue introduce themselves.

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Communication & Marketing

The staff of the Communication & Marketing department work tirelessly to present the unique image of the Semperoper to the broader public through a wide variety of media.

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Administration

Our administrative staff deal closely with all employees to ensure a great working environment.

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Historical Archive

Functioning like a collective memory, our Historical Archive documents the artistic past of Saxon State Theatres.

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Technical Departments

Whether stage equipment or machinery, the light/audio/video department, props, logistics or building services, the staff of all these departments work to ensure the smooth running of the Semperoper.

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Scenery workshops

What would an opera or ballet evening be without scenery? Get to know the employees of the various departments who always deliver the perfect backdrop.

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Costume workshops and make-up department

Every evening our artists put on their make-up and costumes to transform themselves into the most diverse characters.

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