Christoph Wagner-Trenkwitz is chief dramatic adviser at the Volksoper Vienna and the artistic director of "Theatersommer Haag".

He plans, writes, designs, and presents soirees, matinees, and lectures on significant topics, works, and characters of opera, operetta, and musical.


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Cornelia Horak (Soprano)
 Stefan Gottfried (Piano)
 Christoph Wagner-Trenkwitz

Viennese soprano Cornelia Horak, Stefan Gottfried, piano and Christoph Wagner-Trenkwitz set out to unexplored, exciting paths with this new crossover project Dichter.Liebe. 

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OUT NOW: "Nochmal Schwan gehabt"

Christoph Wagner-Trenkwitz reads from his latest book, featuring priceless anecdotes from the world of opera and cabaret. 

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Theatersommer Haag 2016

Christoph Wagner-Trenkwitz presents the program for the Theatersommer Haag 2016: "Ein seltsames Paar" by Neil Simon. Werner Sobotka (director), Fritz Hammel and Boris Pfeifer will be seen in the lead rolls. Dates: July 6 - August 13 2016 with 20 scheduled performances.

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Awards for "Richard Strauss and his Heroines"

Christoph Wagner-Trenkwitz is featured in the film Richard Strauss and his Heroines (Trailer) by Thomas von Steinaecker. The film was recently awarded with the ECHO Klassik 2015 (category: „Music-DVD-Production of the year“), previously it also received the International Classical Music Award.


DATES 2016 

18th and 22nd May 2016 

Im (kleinen) weissen Rössl 
MuTh, Konzertsaal der Wiener Sängerknaben
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13th and 14th June 2016

CD Presentation 
Volksoper Wien, 7:30pm
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6th July 2016

Ein seltsames Paar, opening night
Theatersommer Haag, further information, dates and tickets


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