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Index - Introduction - English


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Index - Introduction - English


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Index - Biography - English


BIOGRAPHY,
NEWS,
SCHEDULE &
CONTACT


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Index - Biography - English


BIOGRAPHY,
NEWS,
SCHEDULE &
CONTACT


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Index - Die Entführung aus dem Serail - English


DIE ENTFÜHRUNG
AUS DEM SERAIL
MOZART
SEMPEROPER
DRESDEN

“an entertaining Mozart with lots of theater and stage magic” (Sächsische Zeitung)
“very spectacular” (DNN) “a great Entführung” (Neues Deutschland) “tongue-in-cheek and with double meaning” (NMZ) “a fun production with depth” (MDR Kultur) 

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Index - Die Entführung aus dem Serail - English


DIE ENTFÜHRUNG
AUS DEM SERAIL
MOZART
SEMPEROPER
DRESDEN

“an entertaining Mozart with lots of theater and stage magic” (Sächsische Zeitung)
“very spectacular” (DNN) “a great Entführung” (Neues Deutschland) “tongue-in-cheek and with double meaning” (NMZ) “a fun production with depth” (MDR Kultur) 

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Index - Les Contes d'Hoffmann - English


LES CONTES D’HOFFMANN
OFFENBACH
MUSIKTHEATER
IM REVIER
GELSENKIRCHEN

“so catching, so charming, so witty, so dark” (WAZ) “in the past few years I have rarely heard such unanimous applause and so many bravos for a production team” (Der Opernfreund) “a sparkling firework of the most exuberant brilliance” (Recklinghäuser Zeitung) “an absolute MUST for all opera lovers” (Sonntagsnachrichten)

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Index - Les Contes d'Hoffmann - English


LES CONTES D’HOFFMANN
OFFENBACH
MUSIKTHEATER
IM REVIER
GELSENKIRCHEN

“so catching, so charming, so witty, so dark” (WAZ) “in the past few years I have rarely heard such unanimous applause and so many bravos for a production team” (Der Opernfreund) “a sparkling firework of the most exuberant brilliance” (Recklinghäuser Zeitung) “an absolute MUST for all opera lovers” (Sonntagsnachrichten)

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Index - The flying Dutchman - English


THE FLYING DUTCHMAN
WAGNER
STAATSTHEATER
WIESBADEN

“Bayreuth, watch and learn.” (Culture and Arts) “spectacular” (FAZ)
“breathtakingly credible” (Frankfurter Rundschau)

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Index - The flying Dutchman - English


THE FLYING DUTCHMAN
WAGNER
STAATSTHEATER
WIESBADEN

“Bayreuth, watch and learn.” (Culture and Arts) “spectacular” (FAZ)
“breathtakingly credible” (Frankfurter Rundschau)

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Index - Tosca - English


TOSCA
PUCCINI
OPER
LEIPZIG

“this production is exceptionally beautiful, the set design grandiose” (Bild)
“music theatre of intens emotions [...] overwhelming” (Leipziger Volkszeitung)

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Index - Tosca - English


TOSCA
PUCCINI
OPER
LEIPZIG

“this production is exceptionally beautiful, the set design grandiose” (Bild)
“music theatre of intens emotions [...] overwhelming” (Leipziger Volkszeitung)

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Index - Salome - English


SALOME
STRAUSS
OPER
WUPPERTAL

“impressive [...] enigmatically beautiful” (Wuppertaler Rundschau) “visually stunning [...] standing ovations” (Der Opernfreund) “a demonstration of power” (Opernführer kompakt, Henschel/Bärenreiter) 

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Index - Salome - English


SALOME
STRAUSS
OPER
WUPPERTAL

“impressive [...] enigmatically beautiful” (Wuppertaler Rundschau) “visually stunning [...] standing ovations” (Der Opernfreund) “a demonstration of power” (Opernführer kompakt, Henschel/Bärenreiter) 

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Index - Faust - English


FAUST
GOUNOD
OPER
LEIPZIG

“a powerful visual masterpiece [...] Go see it!” (Bild)
“highly effective and unambiguous statements” (Der Neue Merker)

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Index - Faust - English


FAUST
GOUNOD
OPER
LEIPZIG

“a powerful visual masterpiece [...] Go see it!” (Bild)
“highly effective and unambiguous statements” (Der Neue Merker)

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Index - La Vie Parisienne - English


LA VIE PARISIENNE
OFFENBACH
VOLKSOPER
WIEN

“Dijkema convinces [...]  zippy personenregie” (Wiener Zeitung)
“elegant staging [...] fun, high-spirited and decidedly slick” (Opera News)

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Index - La Vie Parisienne - English


LA VIE PARISIENNE
OFFENBACH
VOLKSOPER
WIEN

“Dijkema convinces [...]  zippy personenregie” (Wiener Zeitung)
“elegant staging [...] fun, high-spirited and decidedly slick” (Opera News)

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Index - Il barbiere di Siviglia - English


WINNER WIZARD AWARD
IL BARBIERE
DI SIVIGLIA
ROSSINI
STAATSTHEATER
WIESBADEN

“tempo and colour, humour and class” (Frankfurter Rundschau)
“The young stage director Michiel Dijkema is a discovery.” (FAZ)

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Index - Il barbiere di Siviglia - English


WINNER WIZARD AWARD
IL BARBIERE
DI SIVIGLIA
ROSSINI
STAATSTHEATER
WIESBADEN

“tempo and colour, humour and class” (Frankfurter Rundschau)
“The young stage director Michiel Dijkema is a discovery.” (FAZ)

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Index - Hänsel und Gretel - English


HÄNSEL UND GRETEL
HUMPERDINCK
MUSIKTHEATER
IM REVIER
GELSENKIRCHEN

“Surprising, refined and intelligent” (Der Neue Merker)
“Miracles are taken seriously in a way that can be rarely seen” (Ruhrnachrichten)

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Index - Hänsel und Gretel - English


HÄNSEL UND GRETEL
HUMPERDINCK
MUSIKTHEATER
IM REVIER
GELSENKIRCHEN

“Surprising, refined and intelligent” (Der Neue Merker)
“Miracles are taken seriously in a way that can be rarely seen” (Ruhrnachrichten)

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Index - A Midsummer Night's Dream - English


A MIDSUMMER
NIGHT’S DREAM
BRITTEN
STAATSOPER
HANNOVER

“impressive [...] screamingly funny!” (Hannoversche Allgemeine Zeitung)
“virtuoso” (Das Opernglas) “theatre magician Michiel Dijkema” (Opernwelt)

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Index - A Midsummer Night's Dream - English


A MIDSUMMER
NIGHT’S DREAM
BRITTEN
STAATSOPER
HANNOVER

“impressive [...] screamingly funny!” (Hannoversche Allgemeine Zeitung)
“virtuoso” (Das Opernglas) “theatre magician Michiel Dijkema” (Opernwelt)

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Index - Cavalleria Rusticana and Pagliacci - English


CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA
& PAGLIACCI
MASCAGNI
LEONCAVALLO
STAATSTHEATER
DARMSTADT

“full of Italian flair and temperament” (Echo) “brilliantly staged” (Der Opernfreund)
“disarming actualization [...] a masterly achievement. Chapeau.” (FAZ)

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Index - Cavalleria Rusticana and Pagliacci - English


CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA
& PAGLIACCI
MASCAGNI
LEONCAVALLO
STAATSTHEATER
DARMSTADT

“full of Italian flair and temperament” (Echo) “brilliantly staged” (Der Opernfreund)
“disarming actualization [...] a masterly achievement. Chapeau.” (FAZ)

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Index - Die Zauberflöte - English


DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE
MOZART
MUSIKTHEATER
IM REVIER
GELSENKIRCHEN

“truly a succession of highlights” (Ruhr Nachrichten)
“witty, fantastic, brilliant [...] a fabulous Zauberflöte” (Der Westen)

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Index - Die Zauberflöte - English


DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE
MOZART
MUSIKTHEATER
IM REVIER
GELSENKIRCHEN

“truly a succession of highlights” (Ruhr Nachrichten)
“witty, fantastic, brilliant [...] a fabulous Zauberflöte” (Der Westen)

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Index - Orphée aux enfers - English


ORPHÉE AUX ENFERS
OFFENBACH
THEATER
KIEL

“double irony” (SHZ)
“an abundance of convincing set designs and staging ideas” (Kieler Nachrichten)


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Index - Orphée aux enfers - English


ORPHÉE AUX ENFERS
OFFENBACH
THEATER
KIEL

“double irony” (SHZ)
“an abundance of convincing set designs and staging ideas” (Kieler Nachrichten)


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Index - Orfeo ed Euridice - English


ORFEO ED EURIDICE
GLUCK
DUTCH NATIONAL
TOURING OPERA

“a true spectacle” (Twentsche Courant)
“excellent [...] a compelling show” (Theatermaker)

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Index - Orfeo ed Euridice - English


ORFEO ED EURIDICE
GLUCK
DUTCH NATIONAL
TOURING OPERA

“a true spectacle” (Twentsche Courant)
“excellent [...] a compelling show” (Theatermaker)

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Index - L'Orfeo - English


L’ORFEO
MONTEVERDI
DROTTNINGHOLMS SLOTTSTEATER
STOCKHOLM

“ingenious [...] first class, harmonious impression” (Das Opernglas)
“fresh and full of charm” (Opera Magazine, London) “visually highly poetic” (Opéra Magazin)

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Index - L'Orfeo - English


L’ORFEO
MONTEVERDI
DROTTNINGHOLMS SLOTTSTEATER
STOCKHOLM

“ingenious [...] first class, harmonious impression” (Das Opernglas)
“fresh and full of charm” (Opera Magazine, London) “visually highly poetic” (Opéra Magazin)

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Index - more productions - English


Index - more productions - English


Index - more productions 2 - English


Index - more productions 2 - English