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

Premiere 

23 & 24 March 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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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart DON GIOVANNI

22 March 

“Don Giovanni” in the St. Petersburg Chamber Opera is the director's original interpretation of Mozart's genius piece. The stage version created by Yuri Alexandrov adds lots of unpredictable twists to the canonical plot.

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Sergei Prokofiev Betrothal in a Monastery

5 April

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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Robert Planquette Les cloches de Corneville

 7 April

Les cloches de Corneville has been praised for its fine melodies, rhythmic variety, good choral writing and complex orchestral colour. The work was translated into several languages and enjoyed numerous productions worldwide.

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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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Harp Gala

23 Mar

 
Harp Gala

Concert in two parts The State Chamber Music Theatre “The St. Petersburg Chamber Opera” presents a unique project with best harpers of St. Petersburg. The concert program is diverse not just by the genre but also by its stylish attitude and performers involved.

Start at 19.00

Little Red Riding Hood

23 Mar

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

Little Red Riding Hood

23 Mar

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 15.00

World classic masterpieces

24 Mar

 
World classic masterpieces

Gala concert in two parts The theatre’s leading soloists will perform masterpieces of the world classical music in one of the most beautiful palaces of St. Petersburg, the mansion of Baron von Derviz where the St. Petersburg Chamber Opera is located.

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 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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