Arabella
Richard Strauss
17, 20, 23, 26 and 29 November 2014
Opera

Artistic profile

Conductor
Ralf Weikert *

Stage Direction
Christof Loy

Scenography and Costumes
Herbert Murauer

Lighting
Reinhard Traub

Choregraphy
Thomas Wilhelm

Production
Oper Frankfurt

Symphony Orchestra and Chorus of the Gran Teatre del Liceu

 

CAST
Arabella Anne Schwanewilms
Zdenka Ofelia Sala **
Count Waldner Alfred Reiter
Adelaide Doris Soffel
Mandryka Michael Volle
Matteo Will Hartmann
Count Elmer Thomas Piffka
Count Dominik Roger Smeets
Count Lamoral Torben Jürgens
La Fiakermilli Susanne Elmark
The fortune-teller Ursula Hesse von den Steinen
Waiter Frieder Stricker
Welko Joan Prados
Djura Miquel Rosales
Jankel Gabriel Diap

* He is a regular guest of Salzburg, Aix-de-Provence, Bregenz and Arena de Verona festivals among others. He has conducted at theaters like the Wiener and Bayerische Staatsoper, Deutsche Oper Berlin, Metropolitan in New York, and San Francisco among others.

** The soprano Ofelia Sala will sing the role of Zdenka, replacing Genia Kühmeier, who has canceled her performance due to personal reasons.

Ralf Weikert

He has been Musical Director of the Bonn Opera, Artistic Director and Music Director of the Frankfurt Opera House, Artistic Director of Zurich Opera House, Music Director of the Mozarteum Orchestra and Landestheater Salzburg. He is a regular guest of Salzburg, Aix-de-Provence, Bregenz and Arena de Verona festivals. He has conducted at theaters like the Wiener and Bayerische Staatsoper, Deutsche Oper Berlin, Metropolitan in New York, and San Francisco.

Ofelia Sala

Born in Valencia. She has appeared at the Met in New York, Chicago, La Scala in Milan, Madrid, Florence, Valencia, Munich, Berlin, Dresden and Tokyo. She has sung roles like Sophie, Aminta, Pamina, Aspasia, Gilda, Nanetta and Norina, among others. She made her debut at the Liceu with Un ballo in maschera (2000-01). She has returned on several occasions, the last ones with Lucio Silla (2012-13) and L'Atlàntida (2013-14).

November 2014
Monday 17 20:00 A
Thursday 20 20:00 G
Sunday 23 18:00 F
Wednesday 26 20:00 D
Saturday 29 20:00 C

Prices

10 €, 27 €, 40 €, 57 €, 83 €, 116 €, 131 €, 187 €

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Length

Act I: 65 min
Pause: 30 min.
Act II: 50 min.
Pause: 20 min.
Act III: 55 min.
Total aprox.: 3 h 40 min.

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