The St. Petersburg Chamber Opera
The State chamber music theatre
Ruggero Leoncavallo I PAGLIACCI

25 April

“All the world's a stage, and all the men and women merely players”. These Shakespeare words became the motto of the production by Yuri Alexandrov. The director offers a unique version of one of the most popular operas that invariably touches human hearts with its bright love drama and vivid emotional music.

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Johann Strauss Die Fledermaus

29 April 

“Die Fledermaus” directed by Yuri Alexandrov has won the hearts of the viewers becoming one of the best productions of the company. This performance has been awarded with Gold spotlights, the highest drama award of St. Petersburg as the Best operetta Performance.

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Georges Bizet Les pêcheurs de perles


30 April 

This is the first time that The St. Petersburg Chamber Opera turns to works by Georges Bizet. A thrilling drama of strong passions has been staged by Yuri Alexandrov in an unpredictably modern manner, while expressive acting and subtle interpretation of the roles by the soloists make this performance really unforgettable.

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César Cui Puss in Boots (with the participation of the Musical and drama theatre “The Blue Bird”)

Premiere
1 & 2 May at 12.00

Joint production of the St. Petersburg Chamber Opera and Musical and drama theatre “The Blue Bird”.

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César Cui Puss in Boots

Premiere

1 & 2 May  at 15.00

The charm of the Charles Perrault’s fairy tale, full of tenderness, wittiness and French elegance – this is a new production of the theatre. The “Puss in Boots” was created for children by César Cui in 1912. After a century the fairy world of his opera is restored on the stage of the St. Petersburg Chamber Opera.

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Pagliacci

25 Apr

 
Pagliacci

Opera-farce in two acts Yuri Alexandrov offers a unique version of one of the most popular operas that invariably touches human hearts with its bright love drama and vivid emotional music.

Start at 19.00

The Walk on Broadway

27 Apr

 
The Walk on Broadway

Concert in two parts The St. Petersburg Chamber Opera is happy to invite you to enjoy a walk along the New York Broadway. The company’s young soloists will accompany you, and wonderful music of the well-known Broadway musicals will be your guide.

Start at 19.00

An evening of romances

28 Apr

 
An evening of romances

Concert in two parts The concert is attended by leading soloists of the theater "St. Petersburg Opera".

Start at 19.00

Die Fledermaus

29 Apr

 
Die Fledermaus

Classical operetta in two acts “Die Fledermaus” directed by Yuri Alexandrov has won the hearts of the viewers becoming one of the best productions of the company.

Start at 19.00

"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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