Angela Brower returns to the Nationaltheater stage this winter, in three productions for the Bayerische Staatsoper. She sings Wellgunde in Wagner’s Götterdämmerung, December 13, 16 & 19. The cast features Lance Ryan as Siegfried, Petra Lang as Brünnhilde, Christopher Purves as Alberich, Markus Eiche as Gunther, and Hans-Peter König sings Hagen. Kirill Petrenko leads the Bayerisches Staatsorchester for this Andreas Kriegenburg staging.
She then sings the role of Hänsel in the acclaimed Richard Jones production of Humperdinck’s Hänsel und Gretel, alongside Hanna-Elisabeth Müller as Gretel. Performances take place December 14, 15, 18, 21 & 22; please note ticket availability is extremely limited for these performances. Angela also sings the role of the Second Lady in Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte, December 23, 25, 27 & 29 and January 2. Mauro Peter is Tamino, Hanna-Elisabeth Müller is Pamina, Markus Eiche is Sarastro, and Albina Shagimuratova sings the Queen of the Night in this revived Jürgen Rose production.