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26 May

IV Art Festival "Mellow Season in Odessa Opera House"


 From August 29 to September 9, 2018 IV Art Festival "Mellow Season in Odessa Opera House" will be held!

Festival "Mellow Season in Odessa Opera House" is one of the greatest opera and ballet festivals in Ukraine, its goal is to popularize the world classical art and to confirm the authority of our city as the cultural capital of the south of Ukraine.

IV Art Festival "Mellow Season in Odessa Opera House - 2018" promises to be a special one - each day of the festival will give an opportunity to plunge into the unique atmosphere of high art! The talent of the guest soloists of the world opera and ballet art and artists of Odessa National Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre will make every evening of the festival programme unforgettable!

IV Art Festival "Mellow Season in Odessa Opera House"
presents a very interesting programme!

The grand opening of the festival will be held on August 29!

For two days - August 29 and 30 - Odessa citizens and guests will have a unique opportunity to see the folk opera-ballet of the outstanding Ukrainian contemporary composer Yevgeniy Stankovich "When fern is blooming" with the participation of opera, choir, ballet soloists and orchestra of Lviv National Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre named after S. Krushelnitskaya!

For the first time, the troupe of Lviv National Opera House has been invited to participate in the festival, which makes it possible to carry out one of the main tasks of the music forum - to unite the efforts of opera theaters of Ukraine in the popularization of classical and modern opera and ballet art.

September 1
Odessa Opera House presents the premiere of the 208th theatrical season - the opera "Orpheus and Eurydice" by Ch. W. Gluck! An opera production, the appearance of which marked opera reform, became a special milestone in the history of world opera art. It decorates the repertoire of the leading opera theatres of the world, and now it appears on the stage of Odessa Opera House!!!

On September 2, all ballet theatre-goers are invited to meet our favorite heroes of the ballet "The Sleeping Beauty" by Pyotr Tchaikovsky performed by guest soloists and ballet dancers of Odessa National Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre!

September 4 – premiere again! Admirers of chamber music are waiting for the concert programme "In the silhouettes of the hall: a view from the stage". An opera "Expectation" by M. Tariverdiev will be performed by Yulia Tereshchuk. The soloists of the theatre will present listeners their favorite romances.

On September 8, the premiere of the concert "The Last Romantic" consisted of the works by Richard Strauss will be held. The lovers of the works of outstanding composer will be presented a fine concert programme - the symphonic poem "Don Giovanni", scenes from the operas "Ariadne on Naxos", "Capriccio", " The Knight of the Rose ", "Salome" performed by Alina Vorokh, Anna Litvinova, Nadezhda Sychuk , Yulia Tereshchuk, Taisia Shafranskaya, Valeriy Regrut, Viktor Shevchenko, Alexander Shultz and the orchestra of the theatre.

On September 9, on the day of the festival's closing ceremony, the theatre will present the opera "Nabucco" by Giuseppe Verdi with the participation of the stars of the world opera!