2016/10/04Exchange tour between Estonian National Opera and Moscow City Music Theatre “Helikon-Opera” under Dmitry Bertman
Muscovites and the guests of the capital are on the eve of the bespreading cultural event in the new history of Estonia and Russia. For the first time since the collapse of the USSR one of the biggest European theatres – Estonian National Opera – arrives to Moscow.
In the concert of Author’s song on the stage of "Helikon-Opera" will debut Lev Leshchenko, Gennady Khazanov, Mark Rozovsky, Larisa Golubkina, Nikita Vysotsky, Sergey Nikitin and other stars of pop music, theater and cinema.
The first performance of "Sadko" by N. A. Rimsky-Korsakov was devoted to the victory of Russian women's synchronized swimming team in XXXI Olympic Games in Brasil.
On August 24, with the support of the Italian Embassy in Moscow, within the framework of long-term cooperation of the Italian Institute of Culture in Moscow and Helikon-Opera theatre La Banda dell'Arma dei Carabinieri (Italy) will perform in Stravinsky Big Hall. The program includes symphonic music, soundtracks of Italian composers and Russian music. The concert begins at 19.00.
On the 7th and the 8th of September in the White-Columned hall of the princess of Shakhovskaya will host the 1st round auditions for the TV project called "The Big Opera". The Artistic and General Director of the theater Dmitry Bertman will take part in auditioning participants. The auditions will be broadcasted in the Internet by the organizer of the project, TV channel "Culture”.
On August 22nd 2016 the meeting of the troupe of Helikon-opera will take place in Stravinsky Big Hall at 15.00. On August 25 Helikon-opera will open its season with the premiere of "Sadko" by N. A. Rimsky-Korsakov.