Sondra Radvanovsky, Piotr Beczala, Robert Alagna, Aleksandra Kurzak Headline Wiener Staatsoper’s Streaming Slate

By Francisco Salazar

The Wiener Staatsoper has announced the streaming program for the week featuring WagnerBeethovenPuccini, Mascagni, and Leoncavallo.

Klaus Florian Vogt, Anja Kampe, Evgeny Nikitin, Stephen Milling, and Valentina Naforniţă star in Beethoven’s Fidelio from a 2016 performance. Peter Schneider conducts Otto Schenk’s production.

Streaming Date: April 7, 2021

Wagner’sLohengrin will be streamed from a 2018 production. Simone Young conducts the production starring Andreas Schager, Elza van den Heever, Petra Lang, Evgeny Nikitin, and Kwangchul Youn. The performance will be streamed twice this week.

Streaming Date: April 8 & 11, 2021

Eva-Maria Westbroek, Brian Jagde, Ambrogio Maestri, Zoryana Kushpler, Isabel Signoret, Roberto Alagna, Aleksandra Kurzak, Ambrogio Maestri, Andrea Giovannini, and Sergey Kaydalov star in a 2020 performance of Cavalleria Rusticana and Pagliacci.” Marco Armiliato conducts the production by Jean-Pierre Ponnelle.

Streaming Date: April 9, 2021

Edvard Grieg’s “Peer Gynt” will be streamed with Simon Hewett conducting the ballet. Soloists include  Jakob Feyferlik, Alice Firenze, Eno Peci, and Zsolt Török.

Streaming Date: April 10, 2021

The final stream of the week will be Puccini’s Tosca starring Sondra Radvanovsky, Piotr Beczala, Thomas Hampson, and Ryan Speedo Green. Marco Armiliato conducts.

Streaming Date: April 12, 2021