»Orfeo« by Sasha Waltz in Berlin, Baden-Baden and Bergen

After a wonderful guest performance at our Norwegian partner, the Bergen International Festival, Sasha Waltz” 6th choreographic opera »Orfeo« with music by Claudio Monteverdi finally came to Germany.

 Orfeo web© Sebastian Bolesch_Anna Lucia Richter

On 19 and 21 June, Sasha Waltz & Guests, the Freiburger BarockConsort and the Vocalconsort Berlin had been guests at the Festspielhaus Baden-Baden under the musical direction of Pablo Heras-Casado .

Orfeo website© Sebastian Bolesch_Georg Nigl, Yael Schnell (l), Maureen Lopes Lembo (r), Ensemble

On the 1 July followed by four more sold-out performances, »Orfeo« had its Berlin premiere at the Staatsoper Unter den Linden im Schiller Theater – THANKS to the wonderful audience here in Berlin!

Orfeo – Trailer from Sasha Waltz & Guests on Vimeo.

 Orfeo website© Sebastian Bolesch