Geschichten aus dem Wiener Wald
Opera in three acts (2014)
Music by HK Gruber
Libretto by Michael Sturminger based on the play by Ödön von Horváth
In German with German surtitles
Renate Martin & Andreas Donhauser
Set & costume design
Renate Martin and Andreas Donhauser work as a team for many years together for theatre, Films and video-clips for example with director Michael Sturminger (Opernhaus Zürich, Volksoper Wien, Wiener Staatsoper, Oper Graz, Bregenzer Festspiele, Film Hurensohn and others), Ulrich Seidl (Film Hundstage), Wolfgang Murnberger (Films Silentium; Komm, süßer Tod), Michael Kreihsl (Charms Zwischenfälle), Michael Glawogger, Florian Flicker and Stefan Ruzowitzky. They created amongst others the set and costumes for Il sogno di Scipione at Stadttheater Klagenfurt (in Co-produktion with Salzburger Festspielen), La clemenza di Tito in Graz and Idomeneo, Re di Creta for styriarte as well as at Marinski Theatre. Together with director Tobias Moretti they have already created La finta giardiniera in Zurich. At Theater an der Wien they have already worked on productions such as 2006 Die Schuldigkeit des ersten Gebots and the world premiere of Lang’s I hate Mozart.