Leyla und MedjnunPerformance especially for schoolsOpera by Detlev GlanertIn German language with German surtitles Schulvorstellung 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