World-Premiere at the Salzburg Easter Festival

In accordance with his position as Kent Nagano’s musical assistant at the Hamburg State Opera, Nicolas André is taking over the lead of repertoire performances in Hamburg (L’elisir d’amore still this season, Carmen and The Magic Flute next year). And even more than this: The Hamburg artistic direction feels confident that he will cope optimally with all demands of conducting a world-premiere at the Salzburg Easter Festival – in co-operation with the Hamburg State Opera: Thérèse, a chamber opera set to music by Philipp Maintz is based on Emile Zola’s novel “Thérèse Raquin”.

World-premiere in Salzburg on April 14, 2019

Opening night in Hamburg on May 18, 2019

All dates of performances