Komische Oper Berlin

Behrenstraße 55-57 Berlin

Behrenstraße 55-57 Berlin


  • A radical take on Verdi: Komische Oper's La Traviata

    REVIEW! Komische Oper's "La Traviata" playing Jan 10 and 17 with English surtitles is a daring deconstruction of the original melodrama that questions its source material, restoring a radical and interrogative aspect of Verdi's opera.

    Jan 9, 2020

  • Less isn't always more: Komische Oper's "The Bassarids"

    REVIEW! Barrie Kosky goes for a bare stage and modern costumes in his interpretation of "The Bassarids", an opera based on Euripides’ tragedy "The Bacchae", but captures the rage, seduction and sadness of the captivating tale. Catch it Nov 2, 5, 10.

    Nov 1, 2019

  • Van Dijk | Eyal: A game of two halves

    Sharon Eyal’s Half Life is a tough act to follow. Performance after performance is greeted with a thunderous standing ovation. How does it pair up with Van Dijk’s Distant Matter? Read on and see for yourself May 30 and Jun 1 at the Komische Oper.

    May 24, 2019

  • A boot up the arse for opera

    Singers dressed up in sausage wrappers? At the Komische Oper Festival (July 13-18), classics are turned upside down and inside out. And that's just what opera needs...

    Jul 13, 2010

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