Premiere of a new setting of "The Soldier's Tale" at Bern City Theater
Mike Svoboda has written 30 minutes of music for clarinet, violin, and piano to complement Stravinsky's five pieces out of his "Suite from The Soldier's Tale" to be performed in the new staging of this classic work by stage director Erich Sidler. The text, a recent German translation by Mani Matter, is presented by three actors and three musicians with stage and costumes by Bettina Latschka and video by Philipp Stangl. The premiere is on March 2nd with performances running to May 18th.
video trailier: http://www.art-tv.ch/8994-0-Stadttheater-Bern-Geschichte-vom-Soldaten.html