Wiener Staatsoper

Simon Boccanegra


Director Peter Stein
Set design Stefan Mayer
Costumes Moidele Bickel

Verdi's masterpiece Simon Boccanegra - often undervalued - tells the story of a man whose fate is determined by love and politics. Starting off as a buccaneer he ascends to the Doge of Geneva, shaken by fate, intrigues and class struggles. His wife dies, he looses his child - to retrieve it only shortly before his death in peace. With this opera, Verdi presents on of his most mature, touching and yet uncommon oeuvres: To be enjoyed at Wiener Staatsoper in Peter Stein's gracefully built staging.

Current Dates

  • Wed. 23 Oct 2019, 7 p.m.
  • Sat. 26 Oct 2019, 7 p.m.
  • Tue. 29 Oct 2019, 7 p.m.