Joachim Bäckström in the title role in Don Carlos in Basel

Joachim Bäckström makes his role debut as Don Carlos at Theater Basel!

Theater Basel presents a new production of Verdi's Don Carlos, staged by French director Vincent Huguet working together with stage designer Richard Peduzzi, and conducted by Michele Spotti.

In the title role of Don Carlos, we hear Joachim Bäckström, who sings the part for the first time.

The premiere takes place on February 13 with further performances until May 21st.

Joachim Bäckström has this autumn made another role debut when he appeared in the title role of  Peter Grimes in David Radok’s new production at Janáček Theatre in Brno. Joachim has also sung Siegmund in Die Walküre at the Royal Swedish Opera.