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Werther's music counts as some of the most gorgeously romantic ever written

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Bergen National Opera

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Operasalong Smoke
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Opera at the library

Bergen National Opera og Bergen Public Library present a brand new series of concerts in Amalies Hage, the library's café.

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Opera Pub Vizerskaya Web
08/05/2019

Operapub

Join us at Logen bar on the first Wednesday of the month - either just enjoy listening or sing along!

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Sweeney Todd
06/11/2019

Sweeney Todd

Blood-soaked revenge, love and human meat pies are some of the spine-tingling ingredients in the musical Sweeney Todd, the demon barber of Fleet Street.

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Werther

See a live recording of Werther

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Werther Dies

Video: Werther by Massenet

Werther's music counts as some of the most gorgeously romantic ever written. Here you can see the live recording from 22 March 2019, with Edgaras Montvidas and Catriona Morison as Werther and Charlotte.

"Pure pleasure" - Klassisk Musikk
"Warmly recommended" - Bergensavisen
"An elegant and floating production" - Bergens Tidende

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How to make misery interesting

I´ve just been down in the rehearsal room where Massenet´s hero Werther has been dying since 10:00 this morning. The atmosphere is brisk and deeply practical.

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Werther Nett

Werther - Synopsis

The deeply passionate young idealist and poet Werther meets an inexperienced young woman who is bound to her family by duty. She is engaged to Albert – decent, hard-working and steady – and she has promised her late mother to marry him. Werther becomes obsessed, and Charlotte begins a journey of self-discovery.

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Werther Nettsiden The Kiss 1 Play video

Werther by Massenet

Werther's music counts as some of the most gorgeously romantic ever written. Here you can see the live recording from 22 March 2019, with Edgaras Montvidas and Catriona Morison as Werther and Charlotte.

"Pure pleasure" - Klassisk Musikk
"Warmly recommended" - Bergensavisen
"An elegant and floating production" - Bergens Tidende

Werther Nettsiden 4 Play video

Se videoklipp fra Werther

"En ren nytelse" - Klassisk Musikk
"Anbefales på det varmeste" - BA
"En elegant, flytende tolkning" - BT

Edgaras Montvidas Vimeo Cover Play video

Pourquoi me réveiller - Edgaras Montvidas

"Pourquoi me réveiller" is a famous aria from the opera Werther by Jules Massenet, which you can see in a new production by Bergen National Opera between the 16th and 22nd March 2019.

Candide Vuvu Foto Thor Brodreskift Play video

Glitter and be gay - Vuvu Mpofu

Hear the beautiful and demanding coloratura aria performed by Vuvu Mpofu, at Bergen National Opera's new production of Candide.