In an enchanting, semi-scenic performance, the young theatre maker Fanny Gilbert-Collet focuses on the main characters from Johann Wolfgang von Goethe's illustrious tragedy Faust: Faust himself, Mephistopheles and Gretchen.
The students of the International Opera Academy perform enchanting and diabolical highlights from the extensive vocal repertoire of Gounod, Schubert, Schumann, Loewe and others who were inspired by Goethe'sFaust. The line-up will include both arias and songs.
Singers of the International Opera Academy Ghent
Fanny Gilbert-Collet, director
Tom Swaak, dramaturgy