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Statsoper Hamburg´s premiere of Aribert Reimann's opera "Lear", with Bo Skovhus in the title role

15.01.2012 , 20:30 (Local time)

Aribert Reimann’s opera ’Lear’ with the Danish star singer Bo Skovhus in the title role is the primary focus of Hamburg Staatsoper in 2012.

Aribert Reimann’s opera based on William Shakespeare’s ‘Lear’ is a classic of 20th century German music theatre. The role of Lear was written for the legendary Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau. Now this great role is performed by Danish opera’s biggest international name, Bo Skovhus, who has been part of the Vienna Staatsoper for many years. General music director Simon Young conducts the performance. A Danish-German networking event will be held in connection with the premiere.

Organized in cooporation with the Danish Embassy Germany, Per Erik Veng, E-mail: beramb@um.dk

Location

Statsoper Hamburg
Große Theaterstr. 32
20354 Hamburg
Germany

Telephone:+49 040 / 35 68 68

Website:www.hamburgische-staatsoper.de