The opera soloist Kira Tikhonova (Misheneva) will take part in an opera concert in Vienna. An invitation to sing in the Austrian capital in the autumn is an award for participating in the qualifying round of the Hans Gabor International Competition of Young Opera Singers “BELVEDERE”, which was held in Irkutsk as a part of the VIII International Festival of Opera Music “Breath of Baikal”.
The only concert in Krasnoyarsk “Russia Cast Adrift” will be held in the Hvorostovsky Krasnoyarsk Opera and Ballet Theatre on June 14. For the first time, 12 verses by Sergei Yesenin set to music by Georgy Sviridov will be sung by one of the best opera singers of our time, Vladimir Baykov, accompanied by the Krasnoyarsk Philharmonic Russian Orchestra named after Anatoly Bardin.
Leading ballet soloist of the Hvorostovsky Krasnoyarsk Opera and Ballet Theatre Yekaterina Bulgutova won the Soul of Dance 2017 award of the magazine "Ballet" in the nomination "Star".
The Krasnoyarsk Opera and Ballet Theatre named after Dmitri Hvorostovsky received a grant from the President of the Russian Federation again. It’ll be channelled for creating two exhibitions “The history of the performances of the opera “Prince Igor” by Borodin”.
The opera soloist Alexander Mikhalev and artistic director of opera festivals and guest opera projects of our theatre, People's Artist of Russia Irina Dolzhenko performed in Florence (Italy). They took part in a chamber concert of opera music dedicated to Dmitri Hvorostovsky.
On May 16 and 17, the Krasnoyarsk Opera and Ballet Theatre named after D.A.Hvorostovsky will host the graduation concerts of the Krasnoyarsk Choreographic College “Here the Stars are Being Lit!”. Director and Art Director of the college, Honoured Artist of Russia, People's Artist of the Republic of Bashkortostan Arkady Zinov staged the performances.
On April 27 and 28, the performance of the ballet opera “Carmen” will take place on our stage - for the first time, the role of José will be performed by the ballet soloist Georgi Bolsunovsky.
The opera soloist Alexandra Cherpakova won the 46th Russian Review Contest of Vocal Graduates of Music High Schools!
On April 21, the 70 years old soloist of our theatre, Honoured Artist of Russia Zhaneta Tarayan passed away.
And again soloists of the Krasnoyarsk Opera and Ballet Theatre named after D.A.Hvorostovsky prove that they are one of the best! Our opera soloist Sevastian Martyiniuk took the third place at the prestigious international competition of opera singers "Ferruccio Tagliavini". The competition was held in the Austrian town of Deutschlandberg on April 11-18.