23 December 2022
Great success of the twentieth century played around the world, this show will be original and full of enthusiasm for a major European tour.
Based on a collection of lyric poems, Carmina Burana was composed by Carl Orff between 1935 and 1936. Presented for the first time in 1937 at the Frankfurt Opera, this masterful piece has always fascinated and does not leave the public indifferent. The most famous movement, "O Fortuna", taken again at the end of the work, is today world famous.
Interpreted with passion and power by choirs and soloists, these secular and Latin songs tell us a story of life, death, destiny and above all love. Nearly 100 artists sing the joy of the return of spring and the pleasures of alcohol, play with the wheel of destiny, dance love and lust. This new production captures with sensuality and emotion of this musical phenomenon to show that the music, the gesture and the speech are inseparable.