Vienna State Opera 2018-19 Live Stream: Sophie Koch, Adrianne Pieczonka Headline ‘Ariadne Auf Naxos’

By David Salazar

The Vienna State Opera’s continues its hugely popular live stream series with Strauss’ “Ariadne Auf Naxos.”

Two days after its “Der Freischutz” showcase, the company will present the final performance of “Ariadne auf Naxos” on Sept. 13, 2018. The cast includes such stars as Peter Matic, Stephen Gould, Daniela Fally, Adrianne Pieczonka, Sophie Koch, and Jochen Schmeckenbecher. Peter Lange conducts.

The stream kicks off at 7:30 p.m. local time and is slated to run until around 10 p.m. That’s around 2:30 p.m. EDT and 11:30 a.m. PST for the start time.

Per the official website, tickets start at 14 euros (approximately $16 USD) and can be purchased right off the Vienna State Opera’s streaming website. There are options for monthly subscriptions to future performances on the service depending on users’ preference for experience opera from the comfort of their homes.

Next up on the slate of live streams will be “La Traviata,” and “Werther.”