Juvenilia: Vienna 2023

Dear Juvenilians,
After last year’s exciting weekend, Juvenilia is coming back to Vienna on November 17 and 18 at the invitation of the Wiener Staatsoper and our partner, the Official Circle of Friends of the Vienna State Opera (Offizieller Freundeskreis, OFK).
We are delighted to have arranged a unique program and reduced-price tickets in the finest categories for this weekend and we would like to invite you to register and join us. During this weekend you will have the perfect opportunity to meet young opera friends from all over Europe and to get to know the young members of the OFK.
If you are part of the OFK: you are very welcome to fill out the form, however, you have to send a separate email to freundeskreis@wiener-staatsoper.at to book your tickets. Your registration for the performances will be managed by the OFK, Juvenilia will take care of the side activities.

The tickets in Category 2 are for the following performances.


There is one intermission in each opera.

Friday, November 17, 2023
19.00      György Ligeti: Le Grand Macabre (new production)
Cast: Le Grand Macabre

Conductor: Pablo Heras-Casado Director, Choreography & Stage Design: Jan Lauwers Costume Design: Lot Lemm Lighting: Ken Hioco Co-Choreography: Paul Blackman

Nekrotzar: Georg Nigl Chef der Gepopo / Venus: Sarah Aristidou Fürst Go-Go: Xavier Sabata Amanda: Maria Nazarova Amando: Isabel Signoret Astradamors: Wolfgang Bankl Mescalina: Marina Prudenskaya Piet vom Fass: Gerhard Siegel Weißer Minister: Daniel Jenz Schwarzer Minister: Hans Peter Kammerer

Saturday, November 18, 2023
19.00      Wolfgang Amadeus MozartDie Zauberflöte

Conductor: Cornelius Meister Production: Moshe Leiser, Patrice Caurier Stage Design: Christian Fenouillat Costume Design: Agostino Cavalca Lighting Design: Christophe Forey Assistant Choreographer: Beate Vollack
Sarastro: Günther Groissböck Tamino: Dmitry Korchak Sprecher: Martin Häßler 2. Priester: Martin Häßler Königin der Nacht: Sara Blanch Pamina: Mané Galoyan Papagena: Ileana Tonca Papageno: Peter Kellner Monostatos: Thomas Ebenstein
Please note that your registration requires your attendance to both performances for a total of 70 EUR! The limit age for the discounted tickets is 34 included.
In addition, we are planning a supporting program at the Wiener Staatsoper on November 18, possibly with the dramaturges of the productions. More information will be announced in September, and registration for the side activities will be proposed in another form.
The side activities during the event will take place on Saturday and Sunday, and could include among others:
– Dinners with the group.
– Guided tour through Vienna by a board member.
The event will start around 6 pm on Friday and end before 2 pm on Sunday.

The registration deadline is August 27 at 11:59 PM. You will receive confirmation regarding the fulfillment of your request within one week of registering. Please make the payment by September 17, before 11:59 PM.

We are excited to welcome you to Vienna soon!
Best regards,
The Juvenilia Board