Leyla und MedjnunOpera by Detlev GlanertIn German language with German surtitles Opera by Detlev Glanert In deutscher Sprache mit deutschen Übertiteln
The most famous love story in Classical Arabian literature: Leyla loves Medjnun, but he is in love with love itself. Leyla thus realises that she as a person will have no place in the world of Medjnun’s verses …
Detlev Glanert’s first opera "Leyla and Medjnun" was first performed in 1988 at the Munich Biennale for Contemporary Music Theatre and is a sensual combination of Orient and Occident.
- Regie Ruth Brauer-Kvam
- Bühnenbild und Kostüme Monika Rovan