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IV INTERNATIONAL CHAMBER OPERA FESTIVAL

from 1000 rub
sunday
29 september | 19:00
DIE CSÁRDÁSFÜRSTIN
‘Die Csárdásfürstin’ is one of the most popular of Plunketts works. Its original name did not stick in Russia, and it is called ‘Silva’.
from 800 rub
wednesday
2 october | 19:00
DIDO AND AENEAS
Composed by the great British composer Henry Pursell, "Dido and Aeneas" is one of the masterpieces of the baroque era.
from 800 rub
saturday
12 october | 19:00
L’OCA DEL CAIRO, OSSIA LO SPOSO DELUSO
The two fragmentary comedies were never staged in Mozarts lifetime but are brought together in this new pasticcio at Hungarian State Opera.
from 800 rub
wednesday
16 october | 19:00
Stories of Clorinda, Jephte and Ismène
Opera Baroque of XVII-XVIII centuries. Production of Collegium Musicum Riga (Latvia).
from 800 rub
sunday
20 october | 19:00
LA SCALA DI SETA
From 1810 to 1813, the young Rossini composed four Italian farse. These types of short pieces were popular in Venice at the end of the 18th century and the beginning of the 19th century.
from 800 rub
tuesday
29 october | 19:00
IL MONDO DELLA LUNA
The plot of the opera " Il mondo della luna" is associated with one of the most famous hoaxes of Modern times – the discovery of the Moon world.
from 1000 rub
friday
1 november | 19:00
FAUST
In his modern, expressive version of the classical opera director Yuri Alexandrov deals with the philosophical issues of being, the man’s vocation, and the confrontation of hell and heaven, responding vividly and passionately to today's world events.

IV INTERNATIONAL CHAMBER OPERA FESTIVAL

The Fourth International Chamber Opera Festival is being held in St.Petersburg from September 29 to November 01, 2019. The uniqueness of this Festival lies in its participants. This year we will greet musical collectives from Russia and Europe, and the playbill contains diverse chamber program encompassing significant works of a large historical period -  from baroque opera to great composer names of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Most of the collectives and their productions will be shown in St. Petersburg for the first time.

Besides the St.Petersburg Opera theatre,  this year following collectives will take part in the festival: the State Opera and Ballet Theatre "Astana Opera" with the one-act farce opera by Gioachino Rossini "La scala di seta", the Bashkir State Opera and Ballet with the comic opera by Joseph Haydn “Il mondo della luna”, Hungarian State Opera with “L'oca del Cairo”, combining two unfinished operas by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart “L'oca del Cairo” and “Lo sposo deluso”, Thessaloniki Cultural Center will perform with Henry Purcell's opera “Dido and Aeneas”, as well as Collegium Musikum Riga will show to the public the play “Stories about Clorinda, Jephte and Isméne” based on baroque operas of the XVII-XVIII centuries.