Tag Archives: Komische Oper Theater

Jonathan Pell, Artistic Director, Berlin Part IV

by christian.anderson

End of Act I of Mozart’s IDOMENEO at Berlin’s Komische Oper Last night was a performance of Mozart’s IDOMENEO at Berlin’s Komische Oper.  It was sad to see so few people in the audience—I would guess that there were only around 250 people in attendance. It was a stark, modern production with a unit set […]

Berlin Part I by Jonathan Pell, TDO Artistic Director

by christian.anderson

I arrived in Berlin at 7:30 this morning on an overnight flight from New York and went straight into a full day of auditions that started at 10:30.  Even with a few cancellations, I still managed to hear 41 singers from 21 countries, only two of whom I had heard before.  The list of places […]