Much booing in Munich for Jonas Kaufmann’s new Parsifalmain
The new production of Parsifal at the Munich Festival was greeted last night with vociferous booing.
photo: Wilfried Hösl
The hostility was targeted at Georg Baselitz’s stage design and at the director, Pierre Audi.
Kaufmann in the title role, with Christian Gerhaher as Amfortas and Nina Stemme as Kundry, were loudly acclaimed, as was the conductor, Kirill Petrenko.