Conductor Andreas Wolf Appointed New Erster Kapellmeister at DNT Weimar

(Credit: Candy Welz) The Deutsches Nationaltheater und Staatskapelle Weimar has announced that conductor Andreas Wolf has been appointed the new Erster Kapellmeister. “I am really pleased to welcome Andreas Wolf, an experienced and proven high-ranking conductor and musician at the DNT and the Staatskapelle Weimar,” said Generalintendant Hasko Weber. “As the first conductor, he will be responsible for the continuous {…}

Deutsches Nationaltheater & Staatskapelle Weimar Announces 2021-22 Season Featuring Iris Vermillion & Andreas Fischer

(Credit: © Deutsches Nationaltheater und Staatskapelle Weimar) The Deutsches Nationaltheater & Staatskapelle Weimar has announced its 2021-22 season. For the purpose of this article we will only focus on vocal works. Opera Stewart Copeland and Jonathan Moore’s opera “Electric Saint” opens the season with Gregor Bühl conducting a production by Jonathan Moore. Premiere Date: Sept. 5, 2021 Johann Strauss‘ “Die {…}

Deutsches Nationaltheater & Staatskapelle Weimar Shuts Down Until April 2021

(Credit: © Deutsches Nationaltheater und Staatskapelle Weimar) After only few days of extending the theater closure until March 2021, the Deutsches Nationaltheater and Staatskapelle Weimar announced a further shutdown extension, this time until April 2021. The latest extension came as a result of a meeting between the Minister of Culture of the State of Thuringia Benjamin-Immanuel Hoff, and directors of {…}