Upcoming performances in Winter 2017 include Hamlet, A recital in Washington D.C., and Die Entführung aus dem Serail
München, GEFriday March 24, 2017 - 7:30 PM
|Pasha Selim||Bernd Schmidt|
A European woman in the hands of Muslim fundamentalists. A western rescue mission goes awry. Execution by the special unit is a foregone conclusion. But: vengeance is nothing - forgiveness everything! Unfortunately only a very few have the greatness of heart to exercise it. Mozart's contribution to the clash of civilizations and a not-to-be-underestimated comedy for music.
Making the most of her role was the raven haired Spanish lady Konstanze sung by Lisette Oropesa notable for her creamy tone. Extremely well focused she projected her voice strongly through the house right from her first aria ‘Ach ich liebte’ and I especially admired her heavenly aria ‘Martern aller Arten’ from Act II.— Michael Cookson • Seen and Heard International