OPERA IN THE SUMMER THEATRE – VARNA 2014

Varna – Candidate for European Capital of Culture 2019

 

Varna Municipality

Theatre & Music Production Centre

State Opera Varna

Palace of Culture and Sports

 

PRESENT

 

OPERA IN THE SUMMER THEATRE – VARNA 2014

5TH EDITION

 

20 June – 23 August

 

GENERAL SPONSOR ALPHA BANK

 Опера в Летния театър - Варна 2014

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20. 06. 2014 – 9:00 p.m.

International Music Festival VARNA SUMMER

DON GIOVANNI

Opera by V. A. Mozart
Conductor Villiana Valtcheva

Director Alexander Tekeliev

With prominent Bulgarian Baritone Ventceslav Anastasov, Linka Stoyanova, Arseniy Arsov, Ina Petrova, Eugeniy Stanimirov, Plamen Dimitrov, Ilina Mihaylova, Geo Chobanov

 

24. 06. 2014 – 9:00 p.m.

Operetta Gala

Conductor Yuli Damyanov

Director Mario Nikolov

Featuring soloists of National Music Theatre Mario Nikolov, Katerina Tuparova, Alexander Mutafchiyski, Valentina Korchakova and soloists of State Opera Varna Irina Zhekova, Plamen Dimitrov, Svilen Nikolov, Silviya Angelova, Dimitrinka Raycheva, Ilina Mihaylova and others

  

26. 06. 2014 – 9:00 p.m.

Madama Butterfly
Opera by Giacomo Puccini

Conductor Deyan Pavlov 
Director Kuzman Popov

Starringgreat Bulgarian Tenor Kaludi Kaludov, Anna Dytry and soloists of State Opera Varna Svilen Nikolov, Boyka Vasileva, Plamen Dolapchiev  and others

 

 

02. 07. 2014 – 9:00 p.m.

LA TRAVIATA

Opera by Giuseppe Verdi

ConductorStefan Linev

Director Kuzman Popov

Starring Diana Tugui – soloist of State Opera Kraiova (Romania), Valeriy Georgiev, Plamen Dimitrov and others

 

07. 07. 2014 – 9:00 p.m.

International Music Festival VARNA SUMMER

JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR

Rock Opera by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Time Rice

Conductor Stratsimir Pavlov

Director Svetozar Donev

With Neycho Petrov (Reggie), Silviya Angelova, Zvezdelin Keremidchiev-Zvezdi, Georgi Handzhiev, Alexander Mutafchiyski, Ludmil Petrov, Svilen Nikolov, Plamen Dolapchiev and others

 

09. 07. 2014 – 9:00 p.m., Summer Theatre

International Music Festival VARNA SUMMER

Andre Chénier - PREMIERE

Opera by Umberto Giordano

Conductor Viliana Valcheva

Director Kuzman Popov

With Star Tenor Boiko Zvetanov, Dimitrinka Raycheva, great Bulgarian Baritone Ventceslav Anastasov and others

 

02. 08. 2014 – 9:00 p.m.

International Music Festival VARNA SUMMER

PREMIERE

OTELLO 

Opera by Giuseppe Verdi

Conductor Stephano Seghedoni (Italy)

Director Emmanuelle Cordoliani (France)

Stage Design Alice Laloy, Emilie Roy (France)

Costumes Jullie Scobeltzine (France)

Choir conductor Stefan Boyadzhiev

Starring the famous Italian tenor Francesco Medda, prominent Bulgarian Baritone Ventceslav Anastasov, Bulgarian Operastar Radostina Nikolaeva, French Tenor Jérôme Billy and others

 

08. 08. 2014 – 9:00 p.m.

International Music Festival VARNA SUMMER

RIGOLETTO

Opera by Giuseppe Verdi

Conductor Stefano Seghedoni (Italy)

Director KuzmanPopov

With prominent Bulgarian Baritone Ventceslav Anastasov, Irina Zhekova, talented Russian Tenor Aleksey Tatarintsev and others

 

 

11. 08. 2014 – 9:00 p.m.

musical gala

Conductor Yuli Damyanov

Director Mario Nikolov

The best of the mega hit musicals "The Lion King”, "Beauty and the Beast", "Les Miserables" and "Hunchback of  Notre Dame"

Starring leading Bulgarian jazz and pop performer Vassil Petrov and famous opera singers Mario Nikolov, Alexander Mutafchiyski, Daniela Dimova and others

 

13. 08. 2014 – 9:00 p.m.

International Music Festival VARNA SUMMER

JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR

Rock Opera by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Time Rice

Conductor Yuli Damyanov

Director Svetozar Donev

With Rockstar Kostadin Georgiev-Kalki and leading opera singers Daniela Dimova, Georgi Handzhiev, Alexander Mutafchiyski and others

 

18.08.2014 - 9:00 p.m.

Opera Gala

Conductors BorislavIvanov

Director KuzmanPopov    

Starring brilliant Tenor Kamen Chanev - soloist of Vienna State Opera, Tanya Ivanova, famous Bulgarian Baritone Kiril Manolovand soloists of State Opera Varna Linka Stoyanova, Eugeniy Stanimirov, Svilen Nikolov, Plamen Dimitrov, Dimitrinka Raycheva, Ilina Mihaylova, Valeriy Georgiev

Orchestra, Choir, Ballet of State Opera Varna

 

20. 08. 2014 – 9:00 p.m.

PREMIERE

Andre Chénier 

Opera by Umberto Giordano

Conductor Villiana Valtcheva

Director KuzmanPopov

Starring brillant Bulgarian Tenor Kamen Chanev,Tanya Ivanova, famous Bulgarian Baritone Kiril Manolov and others

 

23. 08. 2014 – 9:00 p.m.

NABUCCO
Opera byGiuseppe Verdi

Conductor Borislav Ivanov

Director Kuzman Popov

Starring best Verdi Italian Bass Carlo Colombara, Romanian Operastar Sorina Munteanu, famous Bulgarian Baritone KirilManolov, Boris Lukov and others

 

 

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Working hours ticket office State Opera Varna:

10.00-13.00 and 14.00-19.00 daily. Reservation and ticket sales: Tel.: 052 – 665020, 052- 650666; 052-669652 and e mail tickets@operavarna.bg.

Working hours ticket office Summer Theatre: 10.00-13.00 and 14.00-18.30 daily, Tel.: 052-612803