12 Apr 2022

“Pique Dame”: the second performance

On 12 April, the Queen of Spades was performed for the second time at the Festspielhaus Baden-Baden. Our photographer Monika Rittershaus captured the evening.

The masquerade ball in the first scene of the opera's second act.

Aigul Akhmetshina takes on the vocal part of Prilepa as Polina.

A global view on the last scene of the opera, with the Berliner Philharmoniker and Kirill Petrenko.

Wieland Welzel on the timpani.

Doris Soffel as the Countess during the final applause.

Elena Stikhina as Liza during the final applause.

Kirill Petrenko and the Berliner Philharmoniker during the final applause.