Opéra national de Lorraine


A silver rarity in Nancy

From 14 to 20 April 2024, the Opéra national de Lorraine presents a rare and unclassifiable masterpiece by Kurt Weill. The opera Der Silbersee (The Silver Lake) premiered in 1933 and was banned by the Nazis after the sixteenth performance. Ersan Mondtag, the new darling of German theatre, directs the show in exuberant costumes and […]


Grande Creation on the Nancy stage

The Opéra National de Lorraine is offering an opera of a different kind, programming Haydn’s famous oratorio Die Schöpfung (The Creation) from 18 to 23 February 2024 at the Opéra de Nancy. At a time when 38% of Americans still believe that the Earth was created less than 10,000 years ago, director Kevin Barz is […]


Don Pasquale, the new Saint-Nicolas in Nancy!

Between Saint-Nicolas and Christmas, the Opéra national de Lorraine has chosen to bring a smile to the face of the world by programming Donizetti‘s joyous Don Pasquale from 15 to 23 December 2023. Tim Sheader‘s new production, with musical direction by Giulio Cilona, features a colourful cast. The great Lucio Gallo in the title role […]