The St. Petersburg Chamber Opera
The State chamber music theatre
Rodion Shchedrin Not only love

31 May

The St. Petersburg premiere of "Not only love" by the famous composer Rodion Shchedrin was a landmark event. The composer himself described it as the best performance of his opera. 
The performance is the winner of the highest St. Petersburg theatrical award, Golden spotlights in the 2013-2014 season as the best drama performance at the opera house.

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Gioachino Rossini Il barbiere di Siviglia

9 June
 
The St. Petersburg Chamber Opera for the first time turned to one of the most popular operas by Rossini. The director interpreted the comedy plot as the Italian commedia dell'arte and the company played it brilliantly and with young enthusiasm.

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Sergei Prokofiev Betrothal in a Monastery

10 June

In the theatre, known for its unusual director's approach, the plot of the Sheridan’s play is interpreted as a funny story about the everlasting conflict of generations, a conflict between academic style and innovation.

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The St. Petersburg Chamber Opera invites you to a tour

The St. Petersburg Chamber Opera invites you to a tour “Palaces and social life of Baron von Dervis family”. You will learn about the history and the present day contemporary life of one of the most luxurious St. Petersburg mansions where the theatre is located today.

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Not Only Love

31 May

 
Not Only Love

Lyric opera in two acts The St. Petersburg premiere of “Not Only Love” by the famous composer Rodion Shchedrin was a landmark event. The composer himself described it as the best performance of his opera.

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The Night of Russian Romances

02 Jun

 
The Night of Russian Romances

Concert in two parts Special value is added to the Night of Russian Romance in the St. Petersburg Chamber Opera because of the unique atmosphere of the old cozy hall in Baron von Derviz Mansion, where the theatre is located.

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The familiar melodies of Italy

03 Jun

 
The familiar melodies of Italy

Concert in two parts The new theatre’s concert program features so familiar and loved Italian music.

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Paris Mysteries

04 Jun

 
Paris Mysteries

Concert in two parts The St. Petersburg Chamber Opera presents a new concert programme featuring masterpieces of French classical music.

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"Die Fledermaus"
"Cavalleria rusticana "
"Les cloches de Corneville"
"Les pêcheurs de perles"
Yuri Alexandrov

Yuri Alexandrov

People's Artist of Russia
Winner of The Golden Mask, Russian National Theatre Award
Winner of The Golden Spotlights, the highest theatre award of St. Petersburg.
Artistic director of The St. Petersburg Chamber Opera

Yuri Alexandrov is one of the few directors sought-after both in Russia and abroad. His productions have been appreciated by the audiences in the United States, Italy, Turkey, Lithuania, Latvia, Belarus and Kazakhstan. He might be the only Russian opera director whose performances have been staged in the most prestigious venues in the world including Arena di Verona, Metropolitan Opera, and La Scala. Overall, he has created over 200 performances in Russian and foreign opera houses. In 1987, Yuri Alexandrov founded the Chamber Music Theatre. What was originally intended to be an art laboratory later grew into a professional state company, the St. Petersburg Chamber Opera that is well-known both at home and abroad.

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