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Johann Strauß (1825-1899): Die Fledermaus (The Bat). Conductor: Karl Böhm - Stage director: Otto Schenk. With Eberhard Wächter (Gabriel von Eisenstein), Gundula Janowitz (Rosalinde), Renate Holm (Adele), Waldemar Kmentt (Alfred), Erich Kunz (Frank), Wolfgang Windgassen (Prinz Orlofsky), Otto Schenk (Frosch), Heinz Holecek (Dr Falke). In this sparkling production, director Otto Schenk has freed the operetta from the conventional bonds of the theater, broken it up into fully telegenic, whirling visual sequences, and heightened it with the tumultuous gaiety prescribed by Strauss. Act II, often a stiffly staged ball, has at last become one great hurly-burly, a huge festival, an orgy of swaying figures...

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  • Production Year:

    1972

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  • Age rating:

    0+

  • Audio Language:

    German

  • Subtitle Language:

    English

  • Country:

    Austria

    Germany

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