Market Screening ‘The Csárdás Princess’
Presented by ORF Enterprise
For the first time, ORF III is showing a live broadcast from the Vienna Volksoper, which celebrates its 120th anniversary in 2018. Peter Lund, among other things known for his award-winning "Axel an der Himmelstür", also performed at the Vienna Volksoper, will stage the operetta "Die Csárdásfürstin" by Emmerich Kálmán.
Sylvia Varescu is a celebrated stage star. The nobleman Edwin von und zu Lippert-Weylersheim is desperately in love with her, but a nobleman must not get involved with a chansonnière, even more so since Edwin's parents have already arranged an engagement with his cousin Stasi...
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GENRE Operetta Recording LOCATION Volksoper Vienna STAGE DIRECTOR Peter Lund COMPOSER Emmerich Kálmán CONDUCTOR Alfred Eschwé CHOREOGRAPHER Andrea Heil COSTUMES Daria Kornysheva DRAMATURGY Christoph Wagner-Trenkwitz LIBRETTO Leo Stein, Béla Jenbach SOLISTS Robert Meyer, Elissa Huber, Sigrid Hauser, Lucian Krasznec, Jakob Semotan