Eva Braun opera by Pasi Lyytikäinen

One of the items on the programme for the Helsinki Contemporary Opera Festival is the premiere of the monologue opera by Pasi Lyytikäinen Der unveröffentlichte Film der Eva Braun to a libretto in German by Maritza Núñez. This new festival focusing on contemporary Finnish chamber opera will be held for the first time at the Alexander Theatre in Helsinki and will present works with export potential. Lyytikäinen’s opera will have four performances on 2.–5.9. Cast in the leading role will be Reetta Ristimäki, backed by a six-piece chamber ensemble.