Opera on the Lake presents
Die Csárdásfürstin (The Csardas Princess)
7:00 pm on July 26,28,29 and August 1,3,4
at the Como Lakeside Pavilion!
This absolute gem of a piece tells the story of Sylva Varescu, a successful cabaret performer who falls in love with a nobleman. Can their love survive the pressures of society? Full of lush melodies, humor, emotion and wit, you’ll see and hear why
Die Csárdásfürstin (The Csardas Princess) remains an enduring hit of the operetta genre.
This production features a completely original English dialogue libretto crafted by Creative Director, Anne Wieben, as well as a brand new chamber orchestra arrangement by our conductor and Musical Director, Marco Real d’Arbelles.
Join us for an evening full of gorgeous music, top-notch performances from local and international opera stars, and a whole lot of fun!
Anne Wieben: July 26, 28, August 4
Ariana Strahl: July 29, August 1, 3
David Walton: July 28, 29, August 1, 3, 4
Wesley Frye: July 26
Count Boni Káncsiánu:
Justin Spenner: July 26, 28, 29, August 1, 3
Trevor Lemon-Todd: August 4
Melanie Long: all dates
Feri von Kerekes:
Michelle Monroe: all dates
Amy Wolf : all dates
Maggie Burr, Wesley Frye, Anna Maher, Blanka Melbostad, Eryn Tvete, Trevor Lemon-Todd,. Amy Wolf
Musical Director: Marco Real d’Arbelles
Director/Producer/Libretto: Anne Wieben
Rehearsal and pit pianist: Jordan Buchholtz
Take a listen to one of the most famous arias from Die Csárdásfürstin, Heia in den Bergen, sung by our own Anne Wieben:
Die Csárdásfürstin(The Csardas Princess) is a show you definitely don’t want to miss!
Mark your calendars today!