On October 21, the usual version of the Pyotr Tchaikovsky's opera "Eugene Onegin" will be performed for the last time - the one that has been shown in our theatre since 2009. At the 9th international festival "Stars Parade in the Opera” in February, the audience will see the first performance of "Onegin" staged by the chief director of the Krasnoyarsk Opera and Ballet Theatre Neeme Kuningas.
Dmitri Hvorostovsky is considered to be the true star of the national and world opera, and with good reason. Unique vocal, stunning charisma and true devotion to music allowed him to shoot to national prominence and to gain endless love of the audience.
The Krasnoyarsk Opera and Ballet Theatre has received a grant of 14,900,000 roubles from the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation. The theatre was among the recipients of the federal state grant in 2017 for launching creative projects and the reimbursement of costs associated with their implementation.
On October 27, Pyotr Tchaikovsky's opera "The Queen of Spades” will be performed at the Krasnoyarsk Opera and Ballet Theatre by the famous opera singer, soloist of the Bolshoi Theatre, People's Artist of Russia Irina Dolzhenko. The artist will sing the role of the Countess.
Good news for opera lovers! Soloist of the Bolshoi Theatre honored artist of Russia Roman Muravitsky will again perform at the Krasnoyarsk Opera and Ballet Theatre.
October 13 at 19:00 we invite Krasnoyarsk citizens and guests of the city to the benefit performance of the choir of the Krasnoyarsk Opera and Ballet Theatre. This concert will be the continuation of a long tradition started by the founder of the choir Yefim Mayevsky, and for many years the main choirmaster of the theatre, Dmitry Khodosh, supports it.
Krasnoyarsk Opera and Ballet Theater will participate at the II All-Russian Festival of Musical Theatres "See theMusic", which will be held in Moscow.
The soloist of the Buryat Opera and Ballet Theatre Mikhail Pirogov will again perform at the Krasnoyarsk Opera. On September 21, he will perform Vaudemont's part ar the opera "Iolanta", and on the 23rd - Kavaradossi's part at the opera "Tosca".
The following year marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of the great choreographer Marius Petipa. And in honor of this coming anniversary, only on October 2 at 7 pm we will show his edition of the ballet "Swan Lake" staged by Honored Artist of Russia Sergei Bobrov - this version of the play was staged at our theatre until 2014.
On November 3, the Moscow theatre "School of Dramatic Art" will present an acoustic performance "Sound Landscapes" on the stage of the Krasnoyarsk Opera and Ballet Theatre. The show will be held within the framework of the parallel program of the XI Krasnoyarsk Book Fair that will be held at Krasnoyarsk from 2 to 6 of November. The organizer of the event is the Mikhail Prokhorov Foundation in partnership with the Government of the Krasnoyarsk territory, the administration of Krasnoyarsk.