Salome (Richard Strauss)

Music drama in one act
Live at the
Festspielhaus Baden-Baden
An UNITEL production in co-production with Monarda Arts and Arthaus Musik in cooperation with Festspielhaus Baden-Baden and CLASSICA


This highly acclaimed production of Strauss’ “Salome” from the Festspielhaus Baden-Baden is staged by German director Nikolaus Lenhoff. Starring Angela Denoke as “a brilliant Salome” (FAZ), who is joined by a great ensemble of soloists, Kim Begley, Doris Soffel and Alan Held. Performing with “great aplomb” (FAZ), the Deutsches Sinfonie Orchester Berlin, conducted by Stefan Soltez, was also enthusiastically celebrated by critics and audience.


Available at Arthaus Musik (DVD and Blu ray)



Producer: Torsten Bönnhoff, Erwin Stürzer
Executive Producer: Oliver Becker
Directed for Screen by: Thomas Grimm
Assistant Video Director: Myriam Hoyer
Cameras: Günter Euringer, Michael Boomers, Michael Herzog, Mark Klotz, Max Krammer, Sascha Reinhold, Werner Schwanninger, Andreas Weber
Sound: Peter Ghirardini, Simon Fuß, Felix Thiele
Editor: Janine Dauterich
Postproduction: Digital Images GmbH
Language: German
Subtitles: German, Italian, English, French, Spanish, Korean
Running Time: 112 min
Picture Format: 16:9
Year of production: 2011


Creative Team


Composer: Richard Strauss
Libretto: Richard Strauss, after Oscar Wilde, in the German translation by Hedwig Lachmann
Conductor: Stefan Soltesz
Director: Nikolaus Lehnhoff
Set Design: Hans-Martin Scholder
Costume Design: Bettina Walter
Light: Duane Schuler
Choreography: Denni Sayers
Orchestra: Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin

Herodes: Kim Begley
Herodias: Doris Soffel
Salome: Angela Denoke
Jochanaan: Alan Held