Monthly Archives: December 2016

December 28

WIENER STAATSOPER: DIE ZAUBERFLOTE

CONDUCTOR: Adam Fischer DIRECTOR: Moshe Leiser DIRECTOR: Patrice Caurier CAST:  Sorin Caliban, Joseph Dennis, Albina Shagimuratova, Olga Bezsmertna, Georg Nigl   POSSE VIDEOS: POSSE PHOTOS:    

December 28

VIENNA: STEPHENSOM- ST. STEPHENS CATHEDRALE

The building and the cultural asset that is St. Stephen’s Cathedral has been the subject of many books, picture books and studies, etc. The uniqueness of this cathedral and the countless thousands of details of which it is comprised make St. Stephen’s a treasure trove of art history and architecture. Altars, portals, towers, columnar figures, pictures: each detail […]

December 28

MOZARTHAUS VIENNA

Mozart’s apartment is the centrepiece of Mozarthaus Vienna. Mozart and his family lived there from 1784 to 1787, during which time he wrote the world-famous opera “The Marriage of Figaro” and three of the six Haydn Quartets. It is the largest, most elegant and expensive apartment ever occupied by Mozart and the only one that is […]

December 27

WIENER STAATSOPER GIFT SHOP- ARCADIA OPERA SHOP

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December 26

MUSEUM OF TYROLEAN REGIONAL HERITAGE

The Museum of Tyrolean Regional Heritage in Innsbruck is one of the most beautiful of its kind in Europe. Situated immediately adjacent to the Court Church, Tyrolean Regional Heritage Museum’s comprehensive collection charting the history of the Tyrol makes it a gem of cultural history. The many-faceted museum has taken the theme ‘Pralles Jahr’ (Year […]

December 23

BAYERISCHE STAATSOPER TOUR

Tradition, continuity and an impressive repertoire: these are the solid pillars supporting the Bayerische Staatsoper – one of the world’s leading opera houses. It can look back proudly on a cultural history of over 350 years. Thanks to a court tradition, opera found a home in Munich in 1653; since then its music-historical and sociopolitical […]

December 21

BAYERISCHE STAATSOPER: MACBETH

In honeyed tones, Lord and Lady Macbeth reveal their passionate and bizarre emotions to us. But behind this beauty there lurks an abyss, which Verdi unveils with one of the cruelest dramas in the history of world literature. In their struggle to seize power and retain it once it has been usurped, Macbeth and his […]