Event Der Rosenkavalier
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Venue Opera Theatre (Sydney Opera House), Sydney, NSW
First Date 21 September 2004
Opening Date 21 September 2004
Last Date 29 October 2004
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description Set in the gilded Vienna of Maria Theresa, the opera follows the romantic adventures of the Marschallin, her 17-year old lover Count Octavian, the Marschallin's bumptious cousin Baron Ochs and his charming bride-to-be, Sophie.
Description Source Other
Primary Genre Music Theatre
Secondary Genre Test Opera
Name Function Notes
Richard Strauss Composer
Johannes Fritzsch Conductor
Carl Friederich Oberle Designer
Brian FitzGerald Director
Nigel Levings Lighting Designer
Jamie Allen Singer
Arend Baumann Singer
Jacqueline Dark Singer
Christopher Dawes Singer
Kirsti Harms Singer
Adele Johnston Singer
Yvonne Kenny Singer
Teresa La Rocca Singer
Emma Matthews Singer
John Pringle Singer
Peter Rose Singer
Michael Saunders Singer
Text Nationality Germany
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Brochure PROMPT Collection. National Library of Australia
Programme PROMPT Collection. National Library of Australia
Brochure Sydney Opera House Diary Sept/Oct 2004
Event Identifier 32754