Feb 10 2023
Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra / Choir
OPERA // Wagner: Der fliegende Holländer , Premiere
Tampere Opera will produce Richard Wagner’s The Flying Dutchman in 2023. Premiere is on 10th Feb 2023 and other performances are on 12th-25th Feb 2023.
Wagner’s work is a debut opera production for the experienced theatre director Marika Vapaavuori. The music is played by the Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra, led by German conductor Anja Bihlmaier. Set designer Marjatta Kuivasto, costume designer Leena Rintala and lighting designer Ville Syrjä will create the visual experience of the performance.
The Tampere Opera Choir is trained by Choir Conductor Heikki Liimola.
The Dutchman (baritone) – Tommi Hakala
Senta, Daland’s daughter (soprano) – Johanni van Oostrum
Daland, A Norwegian sailor (bass) – Timo Riihonen (10.2., 18.2.) & Matti Turunen (12.2., 15.2., 22.2. & 25.2.)
Erik, a huntsman (tenor) – Jussi Myllys
Mary, Senta’s nurse (alto) – Tiina Penttinen
Steuerman, Daland’s steersman (tenor) – Joel Annmo
Dancers – Miika Riekkinen & Petra Porspakka