Return of the King of Atlantis


No, it is not a B-movie title. On Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, Opera Moderne returns to Bohemian Hall to present Viktor Ullmann’s Der Kaiser von Atlantis. Produced by the company last year (we wrote about it here), this haunting opera, created in the Theresienstadt concentration camp during the Second World War, received rave reviews for its all too short run. The run is still too short, but catch this gripping and historically significant piece if you can.

Event Details

Opera Moderne, in collaboration with the Austrian Cultural Forum and the Czech Center, presents a new production of  

Der Kaiser von Atlantis

Music by Viktor Ullmann

Libretto by Peter Kien

Friday February 1 at 8pm

Saturday, February 2 at 8pm

Sunday February 3 at 4pm

Bohemian National Hall,

321 E. 73rd St, New York, NY

Tickets: $45 general admission; $65 premium reserved seating

Available for purchase at


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