Johann Strauss II
July 19, 21*, 23, 28 and August 3*, 5 at 7.30pm
New production by Opera Holland Park
Opera in three acts
Sung in English with English surtitles
Libretto by Karl Haffner and Richard Genée
With the City of London Sinfonia
Running times TBA
Pricing details are subject to change.
Die Fledermaus was Strauss’s third operetta for Vienna’s Theatre an der Wien. Based on a popular French vaudeville comedy, its story tells of a practical joke spinning out of control. High-spirited, with numerous waltz and polka themes, audiences have loved it since its premiere in 1874.