Tickets for the premiere of the comic opera Les Mamelles de Tirésias by Francis Poulenc went on sale. The one-act performance will take place on September 14 at 6 p.m. in the art space loft Quadrat, which is the new site for the Hvorostovsky Krasnoyarsk Opera House.
On September 13, the opera Yermak by Alexander Tchaikovsky will open the season 42 of the Krasnoyarsk Opera and Ballet Theatre. The opera was performed for three times at the end of the previous season; all the performances enjoyed success.
The high-class production troupe was invited to the Hvorostovsky Krasnoyarsk Opera House to stage the Yermak opera. The theatre’s 41st season will end with its premiere on June 27, 28 and 29.
On April 19, the Hvorostovsky Krasnoyarsk Opera and Ballet Theatre presents the Iolanta opera by Peter Tchaikovsky. The international competition laureate, principal singer of the theatre Andrei Kolobov will take the stage for the first time as Vaudémont, a knight and a lover of the king’s daughter.
On April 15, The Poetry and Music of Flowers concert will be held at the Hvorostovsky Siberian Institute of Arts. The principal singers of the Hvorostovsky Opera House, Natalia Sokolova and Anna Kharitonova are going to take part in it.
On April 10, guest musicians will take part in the Giuseppe Verdi’s La Traviata opera performance in the Hvorostovsky Krasnoyarsk State Opera and Ballet. Dmitri Volosnikov, conductor of the Moscow Novaya Opera Theatre, will come to the conductor’s stand. Eugene Mizin, principal singer of the Primorsky Stage of the Mariinsky Theatre (Vladivostok), will perform the part of Alfred.
The principal singers of the Hvorostovsky Krasnoyarsk Opera and Ballet Theatre Vadim Prudnikov, Ksenia Khovanova and Davit Yesayan took part in the prestigious 25th Ferruccio Tagliavini International Vocal Competition. The competition was held between March 26 and April 2 in the Austrian town of Deutschlandsberg.
On March 20, an awarding ceremony took place in the Great Hall of the Government of the Krasnoyarsk Region. Employees of the Hvorostovsky Krasnoyarsk Opera and Ballet Theatre were given the honorific title Honoured Worker of Culture of the Krasnoyarsk Region.
The closing ceremony of the 10th International Festival Stars Parade at the Opera will consist of two gala concerts. On March 28, the concert will be devoted to Russian music. On March 29, vocal and orchestral excerpts from European composers’ works will be performed.
Four shows of the Hvorostovsky Krasnoyarsk Opera House will be presented during the Theatre Spring-2019 Festival.