Elisabeth - The Legend of a Saint
Let yourself be taken back to the 13th century
A gripping musical based on the dramatic life of St. Elisabeth of Thüringen. In the dark times of the burning of heretics, the crusades, misery and hunger, a woman breaks a taboo which has held for centuries. She forsakes her status as a noble lady in order to provide help to the poor. In her desperate fight against the rising tide of hunger and misery she gets caught in the grips of a demonising fanatic. It is the moving story of a brave woman who changes society forever. Stirring music, spectacular choreography, breath-taking costumes combined with the best- known German musical stars guarantee entertainment of the finest for the whole family. This modern and historically controversial production provides "light, intelligent entertainment with a learning effect" (FAZ).In 2007 the musical received the award "Musical of the Year " from the musical magazine "Dacapo".