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Komische Oper Berlin

Behind the scenes of Semele

Backstage | Handel

Feature length documentary about the making of the Komische Oper’s new production of Semele, staged by Barrie Kosky. Take a look behind the scenes to find out about rehearsals and more. Allan Clayton (Jupiter), Nicole Chevalier (Semele), Philipp Meierhöfer (Cadmus, King of Thebes) and others tell us about their Ovidian characters. 

This performance is no longer viewable as video-on-demand for rights reasons but other material about the production is still available here.