Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Boekmanzaal
0:30, no intermission
Love in times of virtual reality
What is the nature of love nowadays? Inspired by Christoph Willibald Gluck’s opera Orphée et Eurydice, opera director Robin Coops and VR pioneer Avinash Changa explore this topic in three different opera experiences.
Libretto Hélène Vrijdag
Stage direction Robin Coops
VR direction Avinash Changa
Set design Maze de Boer
Costumes Martijn Kramp
Lighting Wijnand van der Horst
Choreography Dunja Jocic
Dramaturgy Willem Bruls
Orphée Lucas van Lierop
Collaboration of three opera companies
Dutch National Opera, the Nederlandse Reisopera and Opera Zuid are joining forces in an exchange of expertise, knowledge and experience, with the singers of Dutch National Opera Studio playing a major role.
‘We are convinced that this will be a real win-win collaboration, especially for the young talents we want to support’
DIRECTOR SOPHIE DE LINT
Almost every performance at Dutch National Opera & Ballet is preceded by an introduction, with background information that can deepen your theater visit. The introductions are in Dutch and admission is free by showing a valid ticket.
Time: 45 minutes before the start of each performance
Location: Odeonzaal; entrance between the even and odd cloakrooms