Die Frau ohne Schatten
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A lush score from Richard Strauss brings to life the homely warmth of librettist and writer Hugo von Hofmannsthal's fairy tale story in this acclaimed production from the Mariinsky Opera in St Petersburg. Part of Edinburgh International Festival.
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Reviews & features
Opera Die Frau Ohne Schatten set for 2011 Edinburgh International Festival7 Jul 2011
Russia's Mariinsky Theatre and Jonathan Kent bring Strauss opera to EIF
To say Jonathan Kent's EIF opus is 'a bit' epic is like saying Edinburgh gets 'a bit' busy in August. This summer the Brit director joins forces with Russia's Mariinsky to stage the little-seen Die Frau ohne Schatten (The Woman without a Shadow). A cast…
Edinburgh International Festival 2011 programme keeps an eye on the East23 Mar 2011
National Ballet of China, Ravi Shankar, Philip Glass among highlights
The Scottish Chamber Orchestra raise the curtain of the 2011 Edinburgh International Festival in style this year with a performance Robert Schumann’s exotic musical Das Paradies und die Peri, one highlight from an EIF programme that boasts acts from…
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