2900 Cathedral Avenue NW, Washington, DC
The German Language Society has invited us again to join them for their monthly event. In order to register you have to contract the German Language Society directly. See information below.
Please join us for the presentation by Prof. Peter Beicken
Professor of German, University of Maryland
who will give a multimedia lecture on
“GENIALE REGIE UND AUGENWEIDE: VERDIS LA TRAVIATA –
DIE SENSATIONELLE INSZENIERUNG IN SALZBURG (2005)
IN ANLEHNUNG AN FRITZ LANGS METROPOLIS ”
Prof. Beicken will talk about the sensational mise-en-scène of Giuseppe Verdi’s La Traviata,
starring Anna Netrebko and Roland Villazón at the 2005 Salzburg Festival.
Director Willy Decker based the production on Fritz Lang’s famous silent film Metropolis (1927).
Illustrated with music and video from the production and Metropolis.
Please note that this event begins at 8:00 PM. Guest reservations are required by February 27.
Please request your reservations at [masked]
or by telephone at[masked]-0432.