David Hansen will interpret “Piramo e Tisbe” at the Musikfestspiele Potsdam Sanssouci

2012-06-06

The opera “Piramo e Tisbe”, by Baroque German composer Johann Adolph Hasse, will be performed within the framework of the Musikfestspiele Potsdam Sanssouci 2012. Countertenor David Hansen will play the role of Piramo. Based on Ovid’s “Metamorphoses”, this is the best-known work by the composer, although it is rarely staged. Performances will take place on June 18th, 19th, 21st, and 22nd at the Schlosstheater in Sanssouci Palace. Stage direction has been entrusted to Igor Folwill and musical direction will be in the hands of Andrea Marchiol.