Fri, 17 Dec


Theater Vorpommern GmbH

Die lustige Witwe (Stralsund Premiere)

Operetta in three acts by Franz Lehár libretto by Victor Léon and Leo Stein based on the comedy “ L'attaché D'ambassade" by Henri Meilhac Photo: Peter van Heesen

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Die lustige Witwe (Stralsund Premiere)

Time & Location

17 Dec 2021, 19:30 – 22:30

Theater Vorpommern GmbH, Olof-Palme-Platz 6, 18439 Stralsund, Germany

About the event

The state of Pontevedro is broke, but high society continues to party like there's no tomorrow. After all, appearances must be kept up. And so there is nothing wrong with a matchmaking scheme to persuade the rich widow Hanna Glawari, who is willing to emigrate, to stay - and with her her fortune. But the sought-after lady goes through life unusually self-determined.

An ambiguous play of political explosiveness, paired with Franz Lehár's lilting catchy tunes and rousing ballet interludes, ensure that this operetta has been a success since its first performance.

Creative Team

Musical director: Florian Csizmadia

Assistant conductors: David Behnke, Alexander Mayer

Stage director: Wolfgang Berthold

Stage design & costumes: Eva Humburg

Lighting: Roland Kienow

Choir: Csaba Grünfelder

Choreography: Adonai Luna

Dramaturgy: Stephanie Langenberg

Musical Assistance: David Behnke, David Grant, David Wishart

Assistant Director: Geraldine Schramm

Stage Manager: Malu Gurgel

Soufflage: Lisa Henningsohn


Count Danilo Danilovich: Alexandru Constantinescu

Hanna Glawari: Antje Bornemeier

Baron Mirko Zeta: Thomas Rettensteiner

Valencienne: Franziska Ringe

Camille de Rosillon: Semjon Bulinsky

Viscount Cascada: Maciej Kozłowski

Raoul de St. Brioche: Bernd Roth, Maxim Vinogradov

Bogdanovich: Yuji Natsume, Seung Sik Moon

Sylviane: Vera Meiss, Gabriele Viezens

Kromov: Sungwoo Park, Alexej Trochin

Olga: Galina Lis, Uta Wendler

Pritschitsch: Jeremy Almeyda Uy, Raul Alonso

Praskovia: Fanny Gundlach, Kristina Herbst

Njegus: Stephan Waak

Pianist of the Pontevedrian Embassy: David Wishart

Opera Chorus of the Theatre Vorpommern

Ballet Vorpommern

Extras of the Theatre Vorpommern

Philharmonic Orchestra of Vorpommern

More information & tickets (in German)

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