Irina Schicketanz


Calderón’s play tells of how Basilio, King of Poland, is given a prophecy that Sigismund will rise up against him, so keeps him locked up like an animal in a tower. In Hofmannsthal’s new version, which is rediscovered for the stage here, the author departed radically from the Spanish original.

Der Turm (THE TOWER)
only a few performances left
Residenztheater, 20.00 o'clock
Wed 19 Apr
Residenztheater, 19.30 o'clock
Fri 19 May