|Description||Performed 12 and 13 September 2008 at the Ibsen Stage Festival at Nationaltheatret in Oslo.
Performed 18 September 2008 - 27 March 2009 (16 performances) at Centraltheater in Leipzig.|
|Venue||Centraltheater Leipzig, Bosestraße 1 04109 Leipzig, Germany, Leipzig, Germany|
|First Date||12th September 2008|
|Opening Night||12th September 2008|
|Last Date||27th March 2009|
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|Further Information||"Matthäuspassion" was a threefold production (termed as a triptych). The first part was based on Ingmar Bergman´s Winter Light in a new translation by Renate Bleibtreu.
The second part was based on Henrik Ibsen´s Brand. The last part was based on the Gospel of Matthew and the libretto of Bach´s St. Matthew Passion. Other text parts from Dostoevsky, Kinski and Saramago.
Roles: Appearances, men, women: the ensemble|