Opera in the Summer Theatre 2016

Opera in the Summer Theatre 2016

 

OPERA IN THE SUMMER THEATER   

7th EDITION, 24 June – 25 August 2016

 

Friday – 21.00-23.30

24.06. TURANDOT

an opera by Giacomo Puccini

Conductor Grigor Palikarov

Director  Kuzman Popov

Scenography Radostin Chomakov

Costumes Tsvetanka Petkova-Stoynova

Choreography Rumyana Malcheva

Choirmasters Stefan Boyadzhiev, Gancho Ganchev

Cast Dimitrinka Raicheva, Dejan Vachkov, Valery Georgiev, Ilina Mihaylova

with the participation of Varna’s Children-Youth Opera

dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the birth of Gena Dimitrova and the 90th anniversary of the first performance of the opera in La Scala in Milan

 

Tuesday – 21.00- 24.00

International Music festival ” Varna Summer” world PREMIERE

28.06. THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO

a musical by Yves Dessca based on the novel of the same name by Alexandre Dumas

Director  Petko Bonev

Conductor Stratzimir Pavlov

Choreography Mariana Kruncheva

Scenograrphy and costumes Asya Stoimenova

3D mapping Polina Gerasimova

Choirmaster Stefan Boyadzhiev

Cast Boris Lukov, Ilina Mihaylova

Under the patronage of the Mayor of Varna Ivan Portnih

 

Saturday – 21.00-23.30   

International Music Festival ” Varna Summer ” PREMIERE

02.07. LA BOHEME

an opera by Giacomo Puccini

Conductor Stefano Seghedoni

Director MªElena Mexía

Scenograrphy Carmen Kostanyon

Costumes Steve Almerigi

Choirmaster Stefan Boyadzhiev

CastZvetelina Vassileva, Peter Kostov, Svilen Nikolov, Plamen Dimitrov, Irina Zhekova, EvgeniyStanimirov

 

Monday – 21.00-23.00

International Music Festival ”Varna summer” PREMIERE

11.07. DON QUIXOTE

a ballet to music by Ludwig Minkus

Choreography Sergey Bobrov - honored artist of Russia

Conductor Viliana Valcheva

Artist Kristina Fyodorova

The ballet of the Varna State Opera

Guest-performers - soloists of the State Theater for Opera and Ballet – Krasnoyarsk

 

Tuesday – 21.00- 22.30

12.07. BALLET GALA-CONCERT

CastElena Andriyenko from the Bolshoi Theater, soloists from the Theater for Opera and Ballet – Krasnoyarsk and the Varna State Opera

 

Thursday – 21.00-23.45

International Music Festival ”Varna Summer” PREMIERE

11.08. BORIS GODUNOV

an opera by Modest Mussorgsky

Conductor Yordan Kamdzhalov

Director and Scenography Plamen Kartalov

Costumes Marta Mironska, Stanka Vauda

Choirmaster Stefan Boyadzhiev

A special guest performance by Carlo Colombara in the role of Boris

Dedicated to the 80th anniversary of Nikola Gyuzelev’s birth

Under the patronage of the Mayor of Varna Ivan Portnih

 

Saturday, 21.00 – 23.45

International Music Festival ”Varna Summer” PREMIERE

13.08. LA FORZA DEL DESTINO

an opera in four acts (eight scenes) by Giuseppe Verdi

to a libretto by Francesco Piave

Director Dejan Proshev  

Conductor  Marco Boemi

Scenography Zivojin Trajanovic

Costumes Kina Petrova

Choreography Gergana Georgieva-Karaivanova

Choirmaster Stefan Boyadzhiev

Cast Daria Masiero, Carlo Colombara, Ventseslav Anastassov, Kaludi Kaludov

Under the patronage of Luidzhina Peddi, Director of the Italian Cultural Institute in Sofia

 

Wednesday – 21.00-23.00

17.08. JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT

a musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice

Director Svetozar Donev

Conductor Stratsimir Pavlov

Artist Ivan Tokadzhiev

Choreography Svetlin Ivelinov

Conductor Viliana Valcheva

Choirmaster Stefan Boyadzhiev

Second unit director Srebrina Sokolova

Photographer Rossen Donev

 

Starring Bogomil Spirov, Ina Petrova

 

Saturday – 21:00-23:30

20.08. BULGARIANS OF OLDEN DAYS

an operetta by Asen Karastoyanov

Director Nikolay Aprilov

Conductor  Stefan Boyadzhiev

Scenography Atanas Velyanov

Costumes Dilyana Parvanova

Choreography Gergana Georgieva-Karaivanova, Radoslav Ivanov

Computer Design and Effects Venelin Milanov, Anton Zlatinov

Starring Stefan Ryadkov, Plamen Georgiev

Special participation of FolkloreEnsembleOdesos– Varna

 

Monday – 21.00-23.45  

International Music Festival ” Varna Summer” PREMIERE

22.08. NORMA

an opera by Vincenzo Bellini

Conductor Viliana Valcheva

Director and Scenography Kuzman Popov

Costumes Asya Stoimenova  

Choirmaster Stefan Boyadzhiev

Cast:  Daria Masiero, Daniela Dyakova, Boris Lukov

Under the patronage of Irena Sokolova, Deputy Chairperson of the Culture and Media Committee of the 43th National Assembly

 

Thursday – 21.00-23.00

25.08. OPERA GALA – ANNIVERSARY OF BORISLAV IVANOV

Performers Agunda Kulaeva (soloist with the Bolshoi Theater), Kaludi Kaludov, Kamen Chanev, Kiril Manolov

 

PROMOTIONS:

•           Period: 20 May – 24 June Collection Card “Opera at the Summer Theater” - for all the eleven spectacles – 75 leva for all price ranges.

•           Period: 20 May – 24 June Collection Card “Opera” - six events – 50 leva for all price ranges.

•           Period: 20 May – 11 July Collection Card “Ballet” - 20 leva for two spectacles for all price ranges.

•           Period: 20 may – 25 August Family Package – for 4 tickets of total value of 30 leva – valid for the price ranges of 15, 12 and 10 leva.

Box Office, First Stage, 1 Independence Square and Box Office of the Summer Theater, telephone: 669 650; 669 651; 052/665 020, 052/665 022, 052/650 666, 052 612 803

Online: http://bgbileti.com/ http://www.eventim.bg/ http://ticketsbg.com/ 

The administration may introduce changes in the program.