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Season 2016-17

La cenerentola (Askepot)

In the autumn of 2016 the Danish National Opera will be touring with a wonderful, amusing and life-affir­ming opera, La cenerentola (Cinderella) – in Danish called Askepot – by Rossini.
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70 years of opera (70 års opera)

The spring tour in 2017 is called 70 years of opera – a celebration of the Danish National Opera’s birth­day in 2017. To mark the event we are touring with a fully staged gala production.
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Nothing (Intet)

In the spring of 2017 we are performing Nothing, based on Janne Teller’s award-winning Danish novella for young adults, and co-produced with the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and the Glyndebourne Opera in collaboration with Aarhus 2017.
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Brothers (Brødre)

In August 2017 we are performing Brothers, based on Susanne Bier’s film. The composer is the Danish-born Icelander Daníel Bjarnason, and the librettist is Swed­ish Kerstin Perski. Kasper Holten is the director and Steffen Aarfing the set designer.
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Cinderoperella (Hug en hæl og klip en tå)

Opera for children
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Talent programme
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