Happy Birthday, Jacques Offenbach!

The world of music is ceremonially celebrating the 200th anniversary of a great composer who first created the operetta-genre and then developed it straight to the summit of melodic inspiration, virtuosity, charm, humanism and humour with an ambiguous satire of our society: Jacques Offenbach!

Here to follow – in chronologic order - the upcoming Offenbach-events in which our artists will be involved:

Patrick Kabongo: Maître Peronilla at the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées on June 1st, 2019,

Julien Behr: Offenbach-Galas at the Cologne Philharmony on June 22nd and at the Essen Philharmony on June 23rd, 2019 as well as at the Berlioz Festival in La Côte-Saint-André on August 30, 2019,

Sébastien Rouland and Les Musiciens du Louvre: Offenbach-Soirée Parisian Debaucheries at the Grafenegg-Festival on July 20th, 2019,

Nicolas André (conductor) and Marie-Claude Chappuis (title-role): new production of La belle Hélène at the St Gallen Theatre - opening-night on December 7th, 2019,

You will find further information on every individual artist’s page under “Appearances”.