On April 15, 2022, the first performance of Sven-Eric Bechtolf’s production of Richard Strauss’ Ariadne auf Naxos will take place at Teatro alla Scala. The production premiered at the Salzburg Festival in 2012 and has also been seen at the Vienna State Opera. Krassimira Stoyanova can be heard as Primadonna/Ariadne in this series, Sophie Koch as The Composer, Markus Werba as His Music Master, Samuel Hasselhorn as the Harlequin, Jinxu Xiahou will be singing Scaramuccio and Olga Bezsmertna the Echo.


Additional performances will take place on April 20, 26, 28 and May 03, 2022.



Photo: © Wiener Staatsoper/Michael Poehn