The Tales of Hoffmann

‘Let me scream and moan and crawl around like a beast’*

Lyric show

*Aurore Nietzsche

IN FRENCH WITH SUBTITLES
NEW PRODUCTION OF THE DIJON OPERA

MUSIC Jacques Offenbach
ARRANGEMENTS Fabien Touchard
LIBRETTO Jules Barbier | Mikaël Serre

DIJON OPERA CHOIR
MUSICAL DIRECTOR & PIANO
Nicolas Chesneau
STAGING Mikaël Serre
STAGE DESIGN Nina Wetzel
VIDEO Sébastien Dupouey
SOUND Peter von Poehl
COSTUMES Fanny Brouste
LIGHTING Gilles Madras
DRAMATURGY Katia Flouest-Sell
STAGING ASSISTANT Julien Fišera

  • CAST 

    HOFFMANN Kévin Amiel
    OLYMPIA | ANTONIA | GIULETTA | STELLA Samantha Louis-Jean
    LINDORF | COPPÉLIUS | DOCTOR MIRACLE | CAPTAIN DAPERTUTTO Damien Pass
    THE MUSE OF POETRY | NICKLAUSSE Marie Kalinine

    Soloists of the Dijon Opera Choir
    ANDRES, STELLA’S SERVANT | COCHENILLE, SPALANZANI’S SERVANT | FRANTZ, CRESPEL’S SERVANT |
    PITTICHINACCIO, GIULETTA’S SERVANT |
    LUTHER, A TAVERN-KEEPER | SPALANZANI, AN INVENTOR |
    CRESPEL, ANTONIA’S FATHER | AN INVISIBLE SPIRIT, ANTONIA’S MOTHER |
    SCHLEMIL, GIULETTA’S LOVER

Rediscover Offenbach’s masterpiece with a new vision proposed by stage director Mikaël Serre, who probes the extraordinary modernity of the music and dramaturgy of the composer, to create a new show that mixes theatre, video, and sonic creations.

Follow the path of the poet: will you succumb to Olympia’s charms? 

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Grand Théâtre
  • December 2017
    • Thursday 14 at 20:00
    • Saturday 16 at 20:00
    • Sunday 17 at 17:00
    • Tuesday 19 at 20:00
    • Wednesday 20 at 20:00
    • Friday 22 at 20:00
    • Saturday 23 at 17:00