Boulanger: Faust et Hélène (Hélène)

July 1, 2020

Event Details

This event is running from 6 December 2020 until 14 May 2021. It is next occurring on December 6, 2020

  • Venue: Staatstheater Darmstadt
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Due to the current circumstances, performance dates and circumstances can change on short notice – please do always double check with the homepage of the theatre /organizer/orchestra

An evening of two cantatas or short operas:

Faust et Hélène by Lili Boulanger who became the first female winner of the Prix de Rome composition prize with this composition!

paired with La Lukrezia, HWV 145, by G.F. Handel, Purcell‘s Sinfonia and Lully‘s “Enfin, il est en ma puissance” from Armide

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Conductor: Daniel Cohen

Director: Mariame Clement, Marcos Darbyshire

Set and Costume Design: Julia Hansen

Light Design:


Hélène: Solgerd Isalv

Faust: David Lee

Mephisto: Julian Orlishausen


Lukrezia: Lena Sutor-Wernich