Strolling through a strangely quiet theatre, Ingrid von Wantoch Rekowski - Is this the end?'s director - talks us through her plan to breathe life into our institution again. For this unique virtual production La Monnaie shakes up its traditional publications and offers you a "virtual programme" true to the spirit of this unprecedented and ambitious project.
What better way to prepare for Here's the Woman! than by watching the first part of our Is this the End?-trilogy?
For our production of Der Rosenkavalier, and in preparation for the ball that we will host at La Monnaie on this occasion, we invite you to learn a little more about the waltz, from its origins to its variations in the cinema.
However lovely, elegant and, dare we say, rosy Richard Strauss’s most popular opera may be, as an opera house, you can soon find yourself in a thorny situation. Our colleagues reveal the biggest challenges for this production… and how they are trying to overcome them.
Baron Ochs' winged nightmare! For Der Rosenkavalier, our workshops took on the challenge of sculpting a larger-than-life raven. Find out if our creations will take flight, when 'Der Rosenkavalier' premieres on October 28...