Modern world premiere of Baroque opera

Cultural event

Modern world premiere of Baroque opera
20. 9. 2019 (Fr), 18:00
Castle Theatre, Vth Castle Courtyard

 

First performance: Venice, Teatro San Giovanni Grisostomo, 26 December 1748

 

Johan Adolf Hasse (1699 - 1783): Demofoonte

Dramma per musica

Libretto: Pietro Metastasio

 

Performed by:
Soloists, Hof-Musici Baroque orchestra
Stage direction and Baroque gestures by Zuzana Vrbová
Direct from the harpsichord by Ondřej Macek

 

Lenght of the performance: about 3 hours (+ break 2x 20 minutes)