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Vienna State Opera

No. of reviews: 11

Murder in the retention basin
13 May 24 / Leidmotief (English)
Thielemann’s translucent conducting makes more of Vienna’s confusing new Lohengrin than it deserves
8 May 24 / Seen and Heard
Schizophrenes Tatortdrama
8 May 24 / Bachtrack (German)
Jammern hilft: Thielemann hebelt das szenische „Lohengrin"-Desaster aus
7 May 24 / Klassik begeistert
Lohengrin à l’Opéra de Vienne, thriller entre magie et réalisme
7 May 24 / Olyrix
Christian Thielemann zelebriert Wagner in einer scheußlichen Regie
4 May 24 / Klassik begeistert
„Lohengrin“ in eigenartiger szenischer Umsetzung – musikalisch von hoher Qualität
4 May 24 / Opera Online (German)
"Lohengrin" als wirrer Krimi und Ritterwitz
1 May 24 / Der Standard
Premiere der Koproduktion mit den Salzburger Pfingstfestspielen
1 May 24 / Online Merker
Nun sei bedankt, mein gutes Schaf
1 May 24 / Oper in Wien
Keine Gnade für Elsa
30 Apr 24 / BR Klassik
Christian Thielemann: „In Wien bin ich besonders locker“
An der Wiener Staatsoper wird Christian Thielemann für seinen „Lohengrin“ erwartungsgemäß bejubelt - auch wenn es da Einschränkungen gibt. Der Star befindet sich momentan in einer Phase zwischen zwei Chef-Jobs. Ein paar Berliner Pläne kursieren schon.
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