Torn between love and desire Tannhauser embarks on an extraordinary spiritual journey which turns into a struggle between salvation and damnation. Sung in German with English surtitles


Peter Seiffert (Tannhauser), Christian Gerhaher (Wolfram von Eschinbach), Stephen Milling (Landgraf Herrmann), Ed Lyon (Walther von der Vogelweide), Michael Kraus (Biterolf), Samuel Sakker (Heinrich de Schreiber), Jeremy White (Reinmar von Zwetter), Emma Bell (Elisabeth), Sophie Koch (Venus)


Music: Wagner
Lyrics: Wagner
Producer: Royal Opera House
Director(s): Tim Albery, Maxine Braham (movement)
Design: Michael Levine
Costume: Jon Morrell
Lighting: David Finn
Choreographer: Jasmin Vardimon (Venusberg scene)
Company(s): Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Royal Opera Chorus
CORONAVIRUS: All UK venues closed on 16th March 2020, restrictions were lifted on 19th July 2021. Please note that iUKTDb archive listings between March 2020 and July 2021 may not be accurate as we did not receive details of all rescheduled and cancelled shows.


Tannhauser (Opera or Operetta) production archive for QTIX code T01584422739. Details of all Tannhauser archived productions can be found under the QTIX code: S2100

Archive Listings

26 Apr 16
15 May 16
Royal Opera House
West End
Greater London

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