The St. Petersburg Chamber Opera
The State chamber music theatre
César Cui Little Red Riding Hood

Premiere 

27 & 28 April at 12.00 & 15.00 

The new production of Yuri Alexandrov for children fascinates with the atmosphere of a fairy tale, together with the play of artists and their perfect musical performance.

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Imre Kálmán Die Csárdásfürstin

Premiere

1 May

One hundred years after the premiere, this operetta has not lost its relevance and charm. Inspirational melodies of 'Die Csárdásfürstin' captivate new generations of spectators…

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Opera Gala

2 & 4 May
 
Opera Gala in the St. Petersburg Chamber Opera is a celebration of music and theater, a parade of young opera stars, and also a fancy-dress procession that amazes us with the variety of styles and its artistic originality.

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Giuseppe Verdi LA TRAVIATA

3 May 

This is one of the most exciting performances of the company, which has been awarded with Golden spotlights, the most prestigious St. Petersburg theatre prize. The premiere of Yuri Alexandrov’s performance was as much a shock for the audience as it was with the world premiere, which took place in 1853 in Teatro La Fenice, Venice.

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The Year of the Theatre 2019

By the decree of the President of the Russian Federation the next 2019, announced in Russia the Year of the Theatre.

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Opera Gala

24 Apr

 
Opera Gala

Gala concert with a surprise intermission Opera Gala in the St. Petersburg Chamber Opera is a celebration of music and theater, a parade of young opera stars, and also a fancy-dress procession that amazes us with the variety of styles and its artistic originality.

Start at 19.00

Die Csárdásfürstin

25 Apr

 
Die Csárdásfürstin

Lyric melodrama in two parts 'Die Csárdásfürstin' is one of the most popular works of Imre Kálmán. One hundred years after the premiere, this operetta has not lost its relevance and charm. Inspirational melodies of 'Die Csárdásfürstin' captivate new generations of spectators…

Start at 19.00

Les pêcheurs de perles

26 Apr

 
Les pêcheurs de perles

Opera fantasy in two parts 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.

Start at 19.00

Little Red Riding Hood

27 Apr

Premiere
Little Red Riding Hood

A fairy-tale for children and their parents with singing and dancing The new production of Yuri Alexandrov for children fascinates with the atmosphere of a fairy tale, together with the play of artists and their perfect musical performance.

Start at 12.00

"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 250 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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