Sächsischen Staatstheater Initiates Appeal for COVID-19 Vaccination

(Credit: Semperoper Dresden / Matthias Creutziger) The Semperoper Dresden has announced the beginning of a media campaign under the name “Vaccination also protects culture!” “Vaccination also protects culture!” was initiated by the Sächsischen Staatstheater and the Dresden State Art Collections and is supported by many cultural institutions in Dresden. “It is a bitter reality: the ups and downs of our {…}

Semperoper Dresden Cancels Performances in November 2021

(Credit: © Semperoper Dresden/Klaus Gigga) The Semperoper Dresden has announced the cancellation of all performances until Nov. 25, 2021. Among the canceled performances are Puccini’s “La bohème,” and the double bill of Mascagni’s “Cavalleria Rusticana” and Leoncavallo’s “Pagliacci.” The decision was brought forth after consultations between the intendants of the Saxon State Theaters and the Saxon Ministry for Science, Culture {…}