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Die sieben Todsünden/Erwartung

Two different faces of modern European opera, and two different music and theatre universes will be presented at the State Opera within a single evening. The double bill will be made up of one-acters by Kurt Weill and Arnold Schönberg, renowned 20th-century music innovators.

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Sunday

11/28/2021


7:00 PM


Státní opera

Praha 1


390 - 990 CZK

Sunday

12/5/2021


7:00 PM


Státní opera

Praha 1


390 - 990 CZK

Wednesday

12/8/2021


7:00 PM


Státní opera

Praha 1


390 - 990 CZK

Wednesday

12/15/2021


7:00 PM


Státní opera

Praha 1


390 - 990 CZK

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ABOUT PERFORMANCE

The former’s Die sieben Todsünden and the latter’s Erwartung share subject matter that may be defined as “the woman (and the world)”, which, however, these two works treat in a totally different manner. In his satirical miniature Weill shows “the woman in the world”, raising the question: what must a woman do so that her narrow-minded family consider her “virtuous”, that is, economically successful. In Schönberg’s monodrama Erwartung, Weill’s female theme is turned inside out, providing a view of “the world within the woman”. The opera takes the form of a monologue for the single character simply called Woman, expressing a plethora of contradictory emotions resulting from the loss of her lover.

The entirely female subject of the two operas will be treated on stage by the Czech director Barbora Horáková Joly, who has primarily worked in Western Europe, where she has garnered  several coveted accolades. The music will be explored by Jiří Rožeň, one of the most gifted young Czech conductors.

CAST AND CREATIVE

Anna I - Dagmar Pecková
Anna II - Lea Švejdová
Mother - Zdeněk Plech
Father - Amir Khan

and other soloists and guests of the State Opera.

Conductor - Jiří Rožeň
The State Opera Orchestra

Length 90 minutes
Wheelchair access
Stage director
Barbora Horáková Joly
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