Montezuma (Deutsche Oper Berlin) (1982)

Genres - Music, Theater  |   Sub-Genres - Opera  |   Run Time - 140 min.  |   Countries - Germany  |  
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The Deutsch Oper Berlin mounted this 1982 production of Carl Heinrich Graun's opera Montezuma, with a cast that includes Alexandra Papadjiakou as Montezuma, Sophie Boulin as Eupaforice and Gudrun Sieber as Erissena. The Berlin Deutsche Opera Orchestra lends symphonic accompaniment under the baton of Hans Hilsdorf; Herbert Wernicke designed the sets and costumes and directs for the stage. This show was mounted and filmed at the Markgräfliches Opernhaus in Bayreuth.

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Aztecs, conquest, Mexico, opera, temple