Alfonso Romero Mora will be in charge of stage direction “Der Totentanz” in Darmstadt

2013-03-11

On March 16th and 23rd, Darmstadt’s Stadtkirche will house the pieces “Der Totentanz”, by composer Hugo Distler. The piece, based on medieval texts, was composed for choir a capella and one actor (the dead), that, during the piece “dances" with several characters the “dance of death”. It’s also announced Bach’s cantata “Actus Tragicus” and motet “Komm Jesu, Komm”. Alfonso Romero Mora, well known stage director in Darmstad, will sign the stage direction of the concert. The performances will feature the Kammerchor der Darmstäder Kantorei and one ensemble with period instruments.