Vienna State Opera Livestream 2019-20: Die Frau Ohne Schatten

Christian Thieleman Leads Camila Nylund, Nina Stemme, & Andreas Schager

By David Salazar

The Vienna State Opera will live stream R. Strauss’ “Die Frau Ohne Schatten” on Oct. 18, 2019.

The opera will be conducted by Christian Thieleman with a cast that features Andreas Schager as Der Kaiser, Camila Nylund as Der Kaiserin, Mihoko Fujimura as Die Amme, Clemens Unterreiner as Geisterbote, Tomasz Konieczny as Barak, and Nina Stemme as der Barak Weiß.

The production is by Vincent Huguet.

The stream kicks off at 6 p.m. local time. That’s around 12 p.m. EDT and 9 a.m. PST for the start time.

Per the official website, tickets start at 16 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 to experience opera from the comfort of their homes.

Next up on the slate of live streams will “Simon Boccanegra,” “Il Trovatore,” and “Werther.”In November, audiences can check out “Macbeth,” “Ariodante,” and “Eugene Onegin.”