Florian Lutz (director) - Florian Lutz (Regisseur)

Florian Lutz (* 1979 in Cologne ) is a German opera director.


Florian Lutz is the son of the culture correspondent Frieder Reininghaus and brother of the actress Sophie Lutz .

He studied philosophy, art history and musicology at the Humboldt University in Berlin and completed his community service in Israel . From 2006 to 2008 Lutz received a scholarship from the “Akademie Musiktheater heute”. His first production of an opera from classical opera literature was Orfeo ed Euridice in Gera in 2006 . In 2010 he directed Lucia di Lammermoor in Braunschweig and Carmen in Bonn , and in 2014 Tannhäuser in Lübeck .

Lutz has been the artistic director of the Halle Opera since the 2016/17 season . His contract ends with the 2020/21 season. [1] Artistically, he was mostly given a lot of praise. The stage designer Sebastian Hannak was awarded the Faust Theater Prize under Lutz's directorship . [2]

Florian Lutz is the father of a daughter.

Individual evidence

  1. ^ Regine Müller: Artistic director of the Halle Opera has to go. In: Der Tagesspiegel . February 25, 2019, accessed April 28, 2019 .
  2. Detlef Färber: Debate about directors of the opera: heated discussion and hope for relaxation. In: Mitteldeutsche Zeitung . February 26, 2019, accessed April 28, 2019 .