Juan Diego Flórez, Piotr Beczala & Nino Machaidze Highlight Wiener Staatsoper’s Weekly Streams

By Francisco Salazar

The Wiener Staatsoper has announced its latest week of streams featuring a number of classic works and recent performances. Here is a look at the week.

Juan Diego Flórez, Margarita Gritskova, Rafael Fingerlos, and Paolo Rumetz star in Rossini’s Il Barbiere di Siviglia from a 2019 performance. Evelino Pidò conducts.

Streaming Date: April 22, 2021

Nino Machaidze, Juan Diego Flórez, and Adrian Eröd star in Massenet’sManon conducted by Frédéric Chaslin. The performance comes from 2019.

Streaming Date: April 23, 2021

Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte will be broadcast with a cast that includes Benjamin Bruns, Olga Bezsmertna, Íride Martínez, Markus Werba, and Annika Gerhards. Adam Fischer conducts.

Streaming Date: April 24, 2021

Ileana Tonca, Daniela Sindram, Adrian Eröd, Janina Baechle, Michaela Schuster, and Annika Gerhards star in a 2015 performance of Humperdinck’s “Hansel and Gretel.” Christian Thielemann conducts.

Streaming Date: April 25, 2021

Anita Rachvelishvili, Piotr Beczała, Erwin Schrott, and Vera-Lotte Boecker star in a 2021 performance of Bizet’s Carmen.” Andrés Orozco-Estrada conducts.

Streaming Dates: April 26, 2021

***Some of these performances may be region-blocked (only accessible to people connected to a network in a specific country). But you can gain access by using a VPN. For find out more, click here.