Deutsche Oper Berlin Announces Cast Change for ‘Parsifal’

By Francisco Salazar

The Deutsche Oper Berlin has announced a cast change for its upcoming production of “Parsifal.”

The company noted that the role of Klingsor will sing by Joachim Gotz on March 27, April 2, and 6, 2022 while the role of Amfortas will be sung by Noel Bouley on March 27 and April 2, 2022. The April 6, 2022 performance will see Thomas Johannes Mayer singing the part of Amfortas.

Gotz has performed with the Theaters in Freiberg, Detmold, Würzburg, and Wiesbaden as well as the Komische Oper Berlin. Mayer has performed at the Theater Basel, Staatsoper Hamburg, Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie, Deutsche Oper Berlin, and Staatsoper Unter den Linden, among others while Bouley has performed at the Aspen Music Festival, Glimmerglass Festival and Kentucky Opera. He is an ensemble member of the Deutsche Oper Berlin.

Axel Kober will conduct the production by Philipp Stölzl which is set to star Tobias Kehrer, Stephen Milling, Thomas Blondelle, and Anja Harteros. “Parsifal opens on March 27 and runs through April 6, 2022 with a total of three performances.