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Published on July 26 2017

Programme of the 2018 Festival d'Aix: a year of celebrations

La Flûte enchantée
© Pascal Victor - ArtComArt

In 2018 the Festival d'Aix will celebrate its 70th anniversary, the 20th anniversary of the Académie and the 10th anniversary of Passerelles (the Festival's educative and community activities).
Discover the opera titles of this anniversary programme!


ARIADNE AUF NAXOS (Richard Strauss)
Conductor: Marc Albrecht
Stage Director: Katie Mitchell

FIERY ANGEL (Sergei Prokofiev)
Conductor: Kazushi Ono
Stage Director: Mariusz Treliński

THE MAGIC FLUTE (Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart)
Conductor: Raphaël Pichon*
Stage Director: Simon McBurney

DIDO AND ÆNEAS (Henry Purcell)
Conductor: Vaclav Luks
Stage Director: Vincent Huguet*

SEVEN STONES (Ondřej Adámek)
Concept: Ondřej Adámek
Stage Director: Éric Oberdorff

ORFEO & MAJNUN (Moneim Adwan, Howard Moody, Dick Van Der Harst)
Conductor: Bassem Akiki
Stage Director: Airan Berg, Martina Winkel

* former artists of the Académie du Festival d'Aix