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The 10th »Long Night of Dresden Theatre«

Art and culture every 30 minutes

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3. Kammerabend der Staatskapelle Dresden

Kammermusikaustausch mit dem Gewandhausorchester Leipzig
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Semper Zwei
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4.48 Psychose

Chamber opera in one act after Sarah Kane (2016) by Philip Venables Performed in German
4.48 Psychose
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11 am 
Semperoper Dresden
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Frauenkirche

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6 pm 
Historisches Archiv

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6 pm 
Historisches Archiv

Archive lecture: »Of heroes and battle maidens«

Archive lecture on »Der Ring des Nibelungen«

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11 am 
Semperoper Dresden

Auftakt!

Artistic Director Peter Theiler and the ensemble of the Semperoper introduce the coming season
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Semperoper Dresden

Außerordentlicher Kammerabend der Staatskapelle Dresden

Unter Mitwirkung der Giuseppe-Sinopoli-Akademie
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7 pm 
Semper Zwei
12 Tickets

Blues Brothers

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

Premiere

6 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
15 Tickets

Capriccio

Conversation Piece with Music in one act by Richard Strauss Performed in German with German and English supertitles
Capriccio

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7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
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Carmen

Opera in three acts by Georges Bizet Performed in French with German and English supertitles
Carmen

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7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
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COW

Ballet in eleven scenes by Alexander Ekman Music by Mikael Karlsson
COW

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 supertitles
Das Rheingold

Premiere

6 pm 
Semper Zwei

Das schlaue Gretchen

Children's opera for everyone aged 8 and above by Martin Smolka Performed in German
Das schlaue Gretchen
Sold out

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
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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 
Semper Zwei
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Der goldene Drache / The Golden Dragon

Music theatre by Peter Eötvös Performed in German
Der goldene Drache / The Golden Dragon
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First Performance

3 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
11 Tickets

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

5 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
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Der Rosenkavalier

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

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7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
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Der Wildschütz / The Poacher

Comic opera in three acts by Albert Lortzing Performed in German with German and English supertitles
Der Wildschütz / The Poacher

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7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Die Entführung aus dem Serail /
The Abduction from the Seraglio

Opera Singspiel in three acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Performed in German with German and English supertitles
Die Entführung aus dem Serail / The Abduction from the Seraglio
Performance cancelled

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
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Die Fledermaus / The Bat

Lyrical comedy in three acts by Johan Strauß Performed in German
Die Fledermaus / The Bat

Premiere

7 pm 
Semper Zwei

Die Gespenstersonate

Libretto by August Strindberg Performed in German
Die Gespenstersonate
Sold out

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
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The Grand Duchess of Gerolstein

Opera-bouffe in three acts by Jacques Offenbach Performed in German with German and English supertitles
The Grand Duchess of Gerolstein

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
Performance cancelled

First Performance

4 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Die Walküre / The Valkyrie

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

Premiere

6 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Die Zauberflöte / The Magic Flute

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

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
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Don Carlo

Opera in four acts with a prologue for orchestra by Manfred Trojahn (world premiere) Performed in Italian with German and English supertitles
Don Carlo

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Don Giovanni

Dramma giocoso in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Performed in Italian with German and English supertitles
Don Giovanni
Performance cancelled

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7 pm 
Hochschule für Musik / Semper Zwei

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Eugen Onegin

Lyrical scenes in three acts (seven scenes) by Pjotr I. Tschaikowsky Performed in Russian with German and English supertitles
Eugen Onegin
Performance cancelled

First Performance

8.30 pm 
Semper Zwei

A Window on Jazz

Unusual artistic perspectives
A Window on Jazz
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Gastspielort

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Gastspielort

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Gastspielort

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Gastspielort

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Gastspielort

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Gastspielort

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Gastspielort

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3.30 pm 
Gastspielort

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8 pm 
Gastspielort

Semperoper Ballett on tour to Taipei

George Balanchine: »Serenade«, William Forsythe: »Playlist«, David Dawson: »The Four Seasons«

Performance

7 pm 
Gastspielort

Gastspiel: »Capriccio«

Konzertante Aufführung im Théâtre des Champs-Élysées in Paris

First Performance

10 am 
Kleiner Ballettsaal

With your permission, Monsieur Petipa!

An introduction to the world of ballet For school classes
With your permission, Monsieur Petipa!
Performance cancelled

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 supertitles
Götterdämmerung

Premiere

4 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Guillaume Tell / William Tell

Opéra in four acts by Gioachino Rossini Performed in French with German and English supertitles
Guillaume Tell / William Tell
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8 pm 
Kulturpalast Dresden

Performance cancelled

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
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Hänsel und Gretel / Hansel and Gretel

Fairy tale drama in three acts by Engelbert Humperdinck Performed in German with German and English supertitles
Hänsel und Gretel / Hansel and Gretel

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Il barbiere di Siviglia /
The Barber of Seville

Opera buffa in two acts by Gioachino Rossini Performed in Italian with German and English supertitles
Il barbiere di Siviglia / The Barber of Seville
Performance cancelled

Performance

11 am 
Semper Zwei

First Performance

11 am 
Semper Zwei
1 Ticket

First Performance

11 am 
Semper Zwei
30+ Tickets

Performance

11 am 
Semperoper Dresden

Performance cancelled

Performance

11 am 
Semperoper Dresden
25 Tickets

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 supertitles
La bohème
Performance cancelled

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
99+ Tickets

La traviata

Opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi Performed in Italian with German and English supertitles
La traviata

Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Anja Harteros Recital

At the piano: Wolfram Rieger
Anja Harteros Recital
Performance cancelled

Performance

7.30 pm 
Semper Zwei
30+ Tickets

Lieder Recital »A Tiny Tear«

Lost music from Dresden and other European cities

First Performance

7.30 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
99+ Tickets

L’elisir d’amore /
The Elixir of Love

Melodrama in two acts by Gaetano Donizetti Performed in Italian with German and English supertitles
L’elisir d’amore / The Elixir of Love

Premiere

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
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L’Orfeo

Favola in musica in one prologue and five acts by Claudio Monteverdi Performed in Italian with German and English supertitles
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 cancelled

Performance

11 am 
Semperoper Dresden
99+ Tickets

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
99+ Tickets

Nabucco

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

First Performance

10 am 
Großer Ballettsaal

Public Ballet Rehearsals with Semperoper Ballett

Insights into the daily rehearsal routine of the ballet – Classical training At the top of every hour until 1 p.m.

First Performance

5 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Open Dress rehearsal

with the Semperoper Ballett Nur für Schulklassen

Performance

7.30 pm 
Dresdner Neustadt

Performance

5 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
99+ Tickets

First Performance

7 pm 
Salzburg

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11 am 
Salzburg

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3 pm 
Salzburg

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3 pm 
Salzburg

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7 pm 
Salzburg

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Salzburg

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7 pm 
Salzburg

First Performance

6 pm 
Salzburg

Premiere

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
56 Tickets

Peer Gynt

Ballet in two acts by Johan Inger
Peer Gynt

Premiere

6 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
99+ Tickets

Playlist

Three-part ballet evening | Georges Balanchine / Crystal Pite / William Forsythe
Playlist

Performance

7 pm 
Festspielhaus Hellerau
97 Tickets

Performance

6 pm 
Rundfoyer/Opernkeller

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11 am 
Opernkeller

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11 am 
Opernkeller

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6 pm 
Rundfoyer/Opernkeller

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6 pm 
Opernkeller

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6 pm 
Rundfoyer/Opernkeller

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6 pm 
Rundfoyer/Opernkeller

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5 pm 
Semper Zwei

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11 am 
Semperoper Dresden

Performance cancelled

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7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

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Rigoletto

Opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi Performed in Italian with German and English supertitles
Rigoletto
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First Performance

4 pm 
Semper Zwei

Schneewitte / Snow White

Music theatre for everyone aged 7 and above by Sophie Kassies and Jens Joneleit
Schneewitte / Snow White
Performance cancelled

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
99+ Tickets

Schwanensee / Swan Lake

Ballet in two acts by Aaron S. Waktin Music by Pjotr I. Tschaikowsky
Schwanensee / Swan Lake

First Performance

8.30 pm 
Semper Zwei

Semper Bar

Musical Lounge before midnight
Semper Bar
Performance cancelled

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
50 Tickets

Semper Essenz: Die Entführung aus dem Serail

Semi-staged performance of musical highlights from Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s opera Performed in German with German and English supertitles
Semper Essenz: Die Entführung aus dem Serail

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
43 Tickets

Semper Essenz: Don Giovanni

Semi-staged performance of musical highlights from Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s opera Performed in Italian with German and English supertitles
Semper Essenz: Don Giovanni

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
73 Tickets

Semper Essenz: Eugen Onegin

Highlights from Tchaikovsky’s opera in concert accompanied by a recitation Performed in Russian with German and English supertitles
Semper Essenz: Eugen Onegin

Performance

8 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
99+ Tickets

Semper Essenz: A window on Jazz

»Verwirrnis« with Christoph Hein (recitation) and Günter Baby Sommer (drums)
Semper Essenz: A window on Jazz
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First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
15 Tickets

Semper Essenz: Il barbiere di Siviglia

Semi-staged performance of musical highlights from Gioachino Rossini’s opera Performed in Italian with German and English supertitles
Semper Essenz: Il barbiere di Siviglia

Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
12 Tickets

Semper Essenz: Recital Anja Harteros

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
5 Tickets

Semper Essenz: Madama Butterfly

Highlights from Giacomo Puccini’s opera in concert Performed in Italian with German and English supertitles
Semper Essenz: Madama Butterfly

Performance

6 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
44 Tickets

Semper Essenz: Rossini for Gourmets

Songs from Gioachino Rossini’s »Sins of Old Age«
Semper Essenz: Rossini for Gourmets

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
82 Tickets

Semper Essenz: Tosca

Highlights from Giacomo Puccini’s opera in concert Performed in Italien with German and English supertitles
Semper Essenz: Tosca

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
75 Tickets

Semper Essenz: We will dance!

First Performance

8 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Performance cancelled

First Performance

7 pm 
Semper Zwei

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 supertitles
Siegfried

First Performance

6 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
60 Tickets

Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Performance

8 pm 
Kulturpalast Dresden

Performance cancelled

Performance

8 pm 
Kulturpalast Dresden
99+ Tickets

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
99+ Tickets

Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
99+ Tickets

First Performance

11 am 
Hochschule für Musik Carl Maria von Weber Dresden

Symposium: »Forms of Contemporary Music Theatre«

Symposium on Aribert Reimann and others

Performance

10.30 am 
Kulturpalast Dresden

Symposium: »Princes, Men and Birdcatchers«

Symposium on Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s »The Magic Flute«

First Performance

7.30 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Tosca

Opera in three acts by Giacomo Puccini Performed in Italien with German and English supertitles
Tosca
Performance cancelled

First Performance

2 pm 
Semper Zwei

Performance cancelled

Premiere

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
99+ Tickets

Turandot

Dramma lirico in three acts by Giacomo Puccini Performed in Italian with German and English supertitles
Turandot

Performance

8 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Variation: 1. Kammerabend

Kammermusik der Sächsischen Staatskapelle Dresden Werke von Beethoven und Schubert
Variation: 1. Kammerabend

First Performance

7 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Variation: 1. Symphonie­konzert

Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden unter der Leitung von Christian Thielemann
Variation: 1. Symphoniekonzert

Performance

11 am 
Semperoper Dresden
60 Tickets

Variation: 2. Kammermatinee

Kammermusik der Sächsischen Staatskapelle Dresden Werke von Beethoven und Fontanelli
Variation: 2. Kammermatinee

First Performance

8 pm 
Semperoper Dresden
13 Tickets

Variation: 2. Symphonie­konzert

Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden unter der Leitung von Sir Antonio Pappano
Variation: 2. Symphoniekonzert

Performance

8 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Variation: 3. Kammerabend

Kammermusikaustausch mit dem Gewandhausorchester Leipzig Werke von Vivaldi und Piazzolla
Variation: 3. Kammerabend

First Performance

11 am 
Semperoper Dresden

Variation: 3. Symphonie­konzert

Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden unter der Leitung von Christian Thielemann Beethoven Symphonie Nr. 6 »Pastorale«, Symphonie Nr. 7
Variation: 3. Symphoniekonzert

Performance

8 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Variation: Eröffnungs­konzert

Gustav Mahler Jugendorchester und Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden
Variation: Eröffnungskonzert

First Performance

11 am 
Semperoper Dresden
86 Tickets

Variation: Kapelle für Kids: »Hörner und Hornartige«
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Performance

11 am 
Semperoper Dresden

Variation: Rezital des Capell-Virtuosen

Klavier: Sir András Schiff Werke von Haydn, Beethoven und Schubert
Variation: Rezital des Capell-Virtuosen

Performance

8 pm 
Kulturpalast Dresden

Variation: Sonder­konzert am 472. Gründungstag

Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden unter der Leitung von Myung-Whun Chung Werke von Brahms und Dvořák
Variation: Sonderkonzert am 472. Gründungstag

First Performance

2 pm 
Semperoper Dresden

Vier letzte Lieder / Four last Songs

Ballet evening in three parts by George Balanchine / Hans van Manen / David Dawson
Vier letzte Lieder / Four last Songs
Performance cancelled

Premiere

7 pm 
Semper Zwei

Weiße Rose

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

First Performance

7 pm 
Semper Zwei
30+ Tickets

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?
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