Painful futuristic present of Hoffmann’s Tales

The Tales of Hoffmann. Four stories settled in one musical reality. Moreover, an opera fantastique, full of contradictions and action changes. Shadowy characters, mystery and an emotional outburst. The great challenge for the performers as well as for the director. How to tell the story in a way to make it “fresh”, actual, not to destroy the “fairytale –world”, but … Continue reading Painful futuristic present of Hoffmann’s Tales