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21 May

The tour results of our artists in Belgium and the Netherlands

The artists of Odessa National Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre toured in Belgium and the Netherlandsfrom April 20 to 29 and from May 9 to 15, once again confirming their high level of skill and professionalism.

The Ambassador of Ukraine to the Kingdom of Belgium, Nikolay Tochitskiy, who attended the ballet “La Bayadere” and “Swan Lake”, was delighted with “emotionally beautiful moments of the performances and excellent performers of Odessa National Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre”

Spring tour in Antwerp, Brussels, Ghent, Ostend scoreda great success and triumphantly ended with the opera "Madame Butterfly" in The Hague. The hall had a full house, the audiencerose in applause! After the performance the Ambassador of Ukraine to the Kingdom of the Netherlands Mr. Vsevolod Chentsov, addressed to our artists. He thanked the Director General of Odessa Opera House Mrs. Nadezhda Babich, the artists for the wonderful performance and congratulated them on their success. He mentioned that being a diplomat who represented Ukraine in Europe, he was very pleased to see countrymen and felt pride in the country, in Ukrainian artists who performed a very important mission in the field of cultural diplomacy.

As part of the tour Nadezhda Babich, Director General of Odessa National Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre, held talks with MSTM B.V. Music Theater Stage Management on further cooperation in this direction, as well as on expanding the tour repertoire.

“We are looking forward to the whole theatre troupe in Belgium and the Netherlands again! The nearest opportunity is October 12, Antwerp, with the beautiful opera “Il Travatore” by Verdi!” - the diplomat and the impresario told to the Odessans.

Our artists also received positive reviews in the local press:

Place de l'Opera, "Uitstekende Butterfly uit Odessa"

Basia Con Fuoco, "Mooie Butterfly vOpera Odessa in het Zuiderstrandtheater"

Concertnews.be, "RecensieMadama Butterfly"

Explosief, "Opera‘ Madama Butterfly ’in Stadsschouwburg Antwerpen"