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.





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


After a succesful season 2015 director Christoph Wagner-Trenkwitz presented the program for the Theatersommer Haag 2016: "Ein seltsames Paar" by Neil Simon. Werner Sobotka will be directing the piece, Fritz Hammel and Boris Pfeifer will be seen in the lead rolls. The Theatersommer Haag takes place from July 6 - August 13 with 20 scheduled performances.

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CD "Grüß mich Gott!"
Last spring Christoph Wagner-Trenkwitz did a benefit reading for ESRA, presenting texts by Fritz Grünbaum. The reading is now available on CD:

„Grüß mich Gott!“
Christoph Wagner-Trenkwitz liest Fritz Grünbaum
Preiser Records 2001

€ 15,- 
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Tel: +43 1 214 90 14

All proceeds go to ESRA.


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 


17th and 29th February 2016 

"Pasticcio" on radio Ö1
Hosted by Christoph Wagner-Trenkwitz
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26th February 2016

Mozart und Salieri I Philharmonica Chor Wien 
Introduction by Christoph Wagner-Trenkwitz 
Brucknerhaus Linz, 7:30 pm
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For further dates go to CALENDAR

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