Bilbao Opera to Present ‘Die Entführung aus dem Serail’ with Jessica Pratt

By Francisco Salazar

The ABAO Bilbao Opera is set to present Mozart’s “Die Entführung aus dem Serail.”

The performances, which will take place between Jan. 20 and 29, 2024 at the Euskalduna Bilbao, will star Jessica Pratt in the role of Kostanze, Moisés Marín as Belmonte, Leonor Bonilla as Blonde, Mikeldi Atxalandabaso as Pedrillo, Wojtek Gierlach as Osmin, and Wolfgang Vater as Selim.

Lucía Marín will conduct the Euskadiko Orkestra. The company will present a new production by Mariano Bauduin, who debuts with the company.

Bauduin’s rendition of the Mozart opera will include stage design by Nicola Rubertelli, lighting by Luigi della Monica, and costume design by Odette Nicoletti.