A Midsummer Night's Dream staged by Robert Carsen caused a stir for its world premiere 25 years ago at the Théâtre de l'Archevêché. Over these years of touring the world, this historic opera production has returned in July 2015 in the Festival d'Aix on the stage where it was [...]
Thank you all!
Many thanks to the audience, the artistes, technicians, partners and journalists! We are happy for having shared with you this 68th Festival d'Aix-en-Provence which has ended on 20th July with the closing concert of the Mediterranean Youth Orchestra and its tour in Marseilles, Italia, [...]
Discover the programme of the Festival d'Aix 2017...
Pinocchio - Philippe Boesmans Musical direction : Emilio Pomarico Libretto and stage direction : Joël Pommerat
Carmen - Georges Bizet Musical direction : Pablo Heras-Casado Stage direction and stage design : Dmitri Tcherniakov [...]
Rameau, a regular guest at the Festival d'Aix
Since the second half of the 20th century, the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence has been pleading for valuing the French baroque repertoire, especially through the rediscovery of Jean-Philippe Rameau's operas. Short retrospective of the composer's appearances at the Festival... [...]
Orchestra life: the FBO at the Festival d'Aix
For the third and final year of their residence at the Aix Festival, the musicians of the Freiburger Barockorchester will be putting their period instruments at the service of Così fan tutte , the most played opera in the Festival's [...]