The world premiere of the opera “Metanoia” by Jens Joneleit opened the first season of the Staatsoper Unter den Linden in the Schiller Theater on 3 October 2010.

This opera was meant to be staged by Christoph Schlingensief, who passed away shortly before the first rehearsal. His work was then completed by the remaining artistic team. The recording with the Staatskapelle Berlin conducted by Daniel Barenboim features star soprano Annette Dasch and Anna Prohaska along with Graham Clark, Alfred Reiter and Daniel Schmutzhard.

Directed by Anne-Sophie Mahler, Carl Hegemann, Katharina Winckler and others.

Costumes: Aino Laberenz

Libretto: René Polesch

Based upon: “Die Geburt der Tragödie aus dem Geist der Musik” by Friedrich Nietzsche

Year of production:2010
Recording Date:3 October 2010
Production company:
Co-Production Company:ZDF
Associated Production Company:Arte
Executive Producer:Paul Smaczny
Distribution TV:C Major Entertainment
Director:Hannes Rossacher