Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Mozart), 2015

Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Mozart), 2015

David McVicar creates a hedonistic culture-clash comedy set in an 18th-century Eastern fantasy.

The cast includes Edgaras Montvidas (Belmonte), Tobias Kehrer (Osmin), Brenden Gunnell (Pedrillo) and Sally Matthews (Konstanze) with conductor Robin Ticciati and the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment.

Photo: Mike Hoban

Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Mozart), 2015
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