Composed by Richard Strauss, Libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal based on Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme by Molière and the greek myth of Ariadna and Bacchus. Opera in 2 parts. Ariadne auf Naxos was the third collaboration by Richard Strauss and Hugo von Hofmannsthal, written directly after the great success of Der Rosenkavalier. Originally planned as a “divertissement with a small chamber orchestra”, the project expanded into a grand venture combining opera, drama and ballet. 

Conductor:

​Daniel Harding

Director:​

Sven-Eric Bechtolf

Starring:

​Emily Magee

​​Elena Moșuc

​​Jonas Kaufmann

Running Time: 195 Minutes

Schedules

  • Occurs Saturday, August 31st, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

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