Lyon: From the House of the Dead

21 January 2019, Opéra de Lyon, Lyon, France Leoš Janáček: From the House of the Dead (premiere) Directed by: Krzysztof Warlikowski, music director: Alejo Pérez Cast: Willard White (Gorjantchikov), Pascal Charbonneau (Aljeja), Štefan Margita (Kuzmich), Ladislav Elgr (Skuratov), Károly Szemerédy (Chichkov) and others Language: Czech Following performances: 23, 25, 27, 29 and 31 Jan, 2 Feb 2019

Munich: From the House of the Dead

21 May 2018, Bayerische Staatsoper, Munich Leoš Janáček: From the House of the Dead (premiere) Directed by: Frank Castorf, music director: Simone Young Cast: Peter Rose (Gorjančikov), Evgeniya Sobotnikova (Aljeja), Aleš Briscein (Luka), Charles Workman (Skuratov), Bo Skovhus (Šiškov) and others Language: Czech with German and English subtitles Following performances: 26 and 30 May, 3, 5 and 8 … Read more

Munich: From the House of the Dead

21 May 2018, Bayerische Staatsoper, Munich Leoš Janáček: From the House of the Dead (premiere) Directed by: Frank Castorf, music director: Simone Young Cast: Peter Rose (Gorjančikov), Evgeniya Sobotnikova (Aljeja), Aleš Briscein (Luka), Charles Workman (Skuratov), Bo Skovhus (Šiškov) and others Language: Czech with German and English subtitles Following performances: 26 and 30 May, 3, 5 and 8 … Read more

Frankfurt: From the House of the Dead

On 1 April, Oper Frankfurt introduced their new production of Leoš Janáček’s last opera From the House of the Dead. It was created by Italian conductor Tito Ceccherini and German-French director David Hermann, who had for the last time worked with Janáček’s music only two years ago, directing The Makropulos Affair in the renowned Deutsche Oper Berlin. … Read more

London: From the House of the Dead

For the first time in its history, the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London, presented From the House of the Dead, the last opera by composer Leoš Janáček. Created in co-production with Brussels’ La Monnaie theatre and Opéra National de Lyon, the performance is remarkable for the involvement of several Czech and Slovak singers; apart … Read more