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The last day of the Cheese-fare Week (Maslenitsa) features the STRAVINSKY ballets

27 Feb

Ancient pagan spring rituals are the storyline basis for the Rite of Spring.

Two ballet soloists to debut in the Sleeping Beauty on Feb 26

25 Feb

Alina KHILKO performs the Lilac Fairy and Nikolay VORIVODIN dances Carabosse.


On February 23 Messa da Requiem by Verdi sounds to honor the memory of those who perished during the days of riots in Ukraine

21 Feb

All other performances planned on February 22 and 23 have been CANCELLED.

Works on the Odessa Opera pipe organ restoration are getting over (pictures)

21 Feb

The musical instrument has already had a preliminary test.


Співчуття хореографу Георгію Ковтуну

21 Feb

У зв'язку зі смертю матері.

The Mystery of the Vienna Wood on Feb 23 is dedicated to Natalia Bevzenko-Zinkina

20 Feb

The ballet features new scenography that was the last work by the Principal Designer of the Odessa Opera.


The opera La bohème on Feb 20 has been CANCELLED

19 Feb

In compliance with the presidential decree “About Announcement of Mourning in Ukraine” upon the deceased in disturbances in Kiev.

Five operatic soloists to debut in Pique Dame on February 19

15 Feb

In particular, Konstantin ANDREEV sings the part of Herman, Natalia PAVLENKO debuts as Liza, Valentina VASYLYEVA, People’s Artist of Ukraine, performs the part of Countess. Aleksandru SAMOILĂ, People’s Artist of the Republic of Moldova, conducts the performance.


Alexander STRYUK debuts in a lead role in the Barber of Seville

13 Feb

Alexander SRYUK is the first prize winner in a number of international competitions. Eugenia MIROSHNICHENKO singled out Mr. STRYUK as a promising singer and gave him a special prize from her personal foundation at Lysenko Competition in Kyiv.

10 love duets from classical operas and ballets for St. Valentine’s Day

13 Feb

We have chosen 5 operatic and 5 ballet duets out of the Odessa Opera telling about love. You may include any fragment into your game plan of the St. Valentine’s Day celebration. You can also prolong our list and suggest your favorite duets. Your suggestions will be taken into account while making up concert programs in the future.


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