Oberes Belvedere

Lady in the Dark

Volksoper Wien
© WienTourismus / Christian Stemper
Volksoper Wien

in German language

Premiere: December 4, 2021

Director: Matthias Davids
Choreography: Florian Hurler

The life of successful businesswoman Liza Elliott, chief editor of a fashion magazine, is unhinged by burnout. Tormented by symptoms of stress, she seeks help from psychoanalyst Dr Brooks. He immediately encourages her to take her first therapy session, where she is reminded of a song from her childhood ...

First performed on Broadway in 1941, Lady in the Dark constitutes the centrepiece of Kurt Weill’s creativity in America.

LADY IN THE DARK
Musical Play in two acts
Music and lyrics by Kurt Weill and Ira Gershwin
Book by Moss Hart

Venue

Vienna Volksoper

Währinger Straße 78
1090 Wien

Current Dates

  • Thu. 26 Jan 2023, 7 p.m.
  • Tue. 31 Jan 2023, 7 p.m.
  • Sat. 04 Feb 2023, 7 p.m.
  • Tue. 07 Feb 2023, 7 p.m.
  • Mon. 13 Feb 2023, 7 p.m.
  • Sat. 18 Feb 2023, 7 p.m.
  • Wed. 22 Feb 2023, 7 p.m.