Les contes d'Hoffmann • La Scala Milan

Les Contes d’Hoffmann • Jacques Offenbach • from 15 to 31 March 2023

Jacques Offenbach‘s opera Les Contes d’Hoffmann is divided into 5 acts. The three short stories The Sandman, Rat Krespel and The Story of the Lost Mirror Image from The Adventures of New Year’s Eve by E. T. A. Hoffmann formed the basis for the libretto by Jules Barbier and Michel Carré. The opera The Tales of Hoffmann premiered in Paris in 1881. It was the second opera by Offenbach, who normally wrote operettas. Jacques Offenbach died before the opera was completed. Later Ernest Guiraud completed the opera.

Teatro alla Scala New Production

Opera fantastique in a prologue, three acts and a epilogue Libretto by Jules Barbier Teatro alla Scala New Production Teatro alla Scala Orchestra and Chorus Conductor • Frédéric Chaslin Staging • Davide Livermore Sets • Giò Forma Costumes • Gianluca Falaschi Lights • Antonio Castro Video • D-Wok


Olympia • Federica Guida Giulietta • Francesca Di Sauro Antonia/Stella • Eleonora Buratto Hoffmann • Vittorio Grigolo Lindorf/Coppelius/Dottor Miracle/Dapertutto • Ildar Abdrazakov Nicklausse/La Muse • Marina Viotti Luther/Crespel • Hugo Laporte Andrés/Cochenille/Frantz/Pitichinacchio • François Piolino Hermann/Schlemil • Alfonso Antoniozzi Spalanzani/Nathanael • Yann Beuron

Les Contes d’Hoffmann • La Scala Milan • March 31, 2023

Teatro alla Scala, Milano Via Filodrammatici, 2, Milan

Les Contes d'Hoffmann, opera by Jacques Offenbach on stage at the Teatro alla Scala from 15 to 31 March 2023. Select between an essential package with opera tickets and a hotel or our superior package with an exclusive complementing program that includes a walking tour with a private guide in your language, a visit to the museum of the Teatro alla Scala, a gourmet dinner, and an aperitif with a light meal before the performance.