Hilary Griffiths

Hilary Griffiths

Artistic Director Appointment

Hilary Griffiths has been appointed Artistic Director of the Opera at the Eutin Festival. Established in 1951 in the birthplace of Carl Maria von Weber, it is the second oldest opera festival in Germany after Bayreuth, and takes place on an open-air stage in the castle grounds.

The 2020 season opens with a concert of Weber celebrating the 70th. festival, continues with productions of ‘Madama Butterly’ and ‘La cage aux folles’ and ends with a gala of opera and operetta: ‘In the Footsteps of Weber’.