Wiener Staatsoper Announces New Cast Change for ‘Die Fledermaus’

By Francisco Salazar

The Wiener Staatsoper has announced a cast change for its performance of “Die Fledermaus” on Jan. 4, 2023.

The company said that Laura Aikin would sing the role of Rosalinde.

Aikin has performed at the Vienna State Opera, La Scala Milano, Bavarian State Opera, Opernhaus Zurich, Netherlands Opera, Opéra National de Paris, Semperoper Dresden, Gran Teatro del Liceu Barcelona, Opera Frankfurt, Chicago Lyric Opera, Santa Fe Opera, San Francisco Opera and Metropolitan Opera New York, among others.

The soprano joins a cast that includes Andreas Schager, Wolfgang Bankl, Christina Bock, Daniel Jenz, Adrian Eröd, and Maria Nazarova. Yoel Gamzou conducts the production by Otto Schenk.