Rare Richard Strauss’s Die Frau ohne Schatten at the TCE

Rarely performed, one of Richard Strauss’s great masterpieces, Die Frau ohne Schatten (La Femme sans ombre) will be conducted by Yannick Nézet-Séguin at the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, on February 17, 2020 (at 6.30 p.m.). At the head of the Rotterdams Philharmonisch Orkest, the great chef, current musical director of the New York Metropolitan Opera, has […]


Richard Strauss’ Der Rosenkavalier is back at the Metropolitan Opera

One of the major events of the Metropolitan Opera 2019-2020 season is the beautiful Robert Carsen’s production of Richard Strauss’ Der Rosenkavalier revival performed from December 13, 2019 to January 4, 2020. The cast is brilliant with Camilla Nylund, Magdalena Kožená, Golda Schultz and Günther Groissböck but something has a particular flavour and brings joy […]