Bernhard Lang: Hiob & The Travel Agency is on Fire

Two music theater pieces celebrating world premieres: the opera Hiob  based on the novel with the same name by Joseph Roth, commissioned by the Stadttheater Klagenfurt, and The Travel Agency is on Fire based on a text by William S. Burroughs presented by soyuz21 - contemporary music ensemble zürich.

World Premiere of Philoktet by Odeh-Tamimi

The 2023 edition of Stuttgart’s ECLAT Festival was more than ever a festival of co-productions and inhouse creation. Among them was Samir Odeh-Tamimi’s world premiere of Philoktet, commissioned by Musik der Jahrhunderte, funded by the Ernst von Siemens Music Foundation, and written for the Neue Vocalisten Stuttgart and the Zafraan Ensemble.