Omer Meir Wellber conducts Bizet’s masterwork “Carmen” at the Bayerische Staatsoper in Munich on 19, 22 and 26 December. The opera is staged by Lina Wertmüller and the cast features Tareq Nazmi – Zuniga, Andrea Borghini – Moralès, Yonghoon Lee – Don José, Gábor Bretz – Escamillo, Alexander Kaimbacher – Dancaïro, Dean Power – Remendado, Eri Nakamura – Frasquita, Angela Brower – Mercédès, Clémentine Margaine – Carmen and Golda Schultz – Micaëla.
Omer Meir Wellber will return to the Munich opera in February to condcut the 4th Academy Concert.
“Il Barbiere di Siviglia” at Israeli Opera
November 3, 2014
In November, Omer Meir Wellber returns to the Israeli Opera to conduct Rossini’s “Il Barbiere di Siviglia”, directed by Katharina Thalbach. The production combines commedia del’arte style with the fast life style of the 21st century. Please click here for further information.
22, 24, 25, 27, 28, 29, 30 November, 7 December
Tel Aviv, Israeli Opera
Rossini: Il Barbiere di Siviglia
The Israel Symphony Orchestra Rishon LeZion
Mario Cassi/Christian Senn – Figaro, Annalisa Stroppa/Na’ama Goldman – Rosina, Omar Montanari/Marco Camastra – Bartolo, Edgardo Rocha/Juan Jose de Leon – Almaviva, Vladimir Braun/ Denis Sedov – Don Basilio, Shiri Hershkovitz – Berta
The Israeli Opera Chorus, Ethan Schmeisser
Katharina Thalbach – stage design
Since 2005, Wellber regularly appears at the Israeli Opera in Tel Aviv, where he has conducted numerous operas.