Театр «Санктъ-Петербургъ Опера»
The St. Petersburg Chamber Opera
The State chamber music theatre
St. Petersburg Opera Presents Operas L’elisir d’amore and Elektra in Moscow

The opera company from St. Petersburg will show two productions on the stage of the Helikon-Opera: the opera L’elisir d’amore by Gaetano Donizetti (November 6th) and the opera Elektra by Richard Strauss (November 7th).

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Cherevichki

The St. Petersburg Opera will show the premiere of the opera by the great Russian composer P. Tchaikovsky "Cherevichki" on December 24, 25 and 26, 2021.

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Norma

The St. Petersburg Opera theatre will present the premiere of Vincenzo Bellini's opera “Norma” directed by People’s Artist of Russia Yuri Alexandrov on October 21 and November, 2021.

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DON GIOVANNI AND OTHER PERFORMANCES IN OCTOBER FOR HOLDERS OF PUSHKINSKAYA KARTA (PUSHKIN CARD)

On the initiative of the President, on September 1, a new cultural program “Pushkinskaya Karta” (Pushkin Card) was launched in Russia. With its help, young people aged 14 to 22 are able to purchase tickets to theatres, museums and concert halls at state expense. The value of the card in 2021 is 3,000 rubles.

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ESMERALDA

Dargomyzhsky proved himself in “Esmeralda” as a talented dramatist. A strong musical and theatrical work is marked by vivid characteristics of the actors and tense stage situations.

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Rules for Visiting the Theatre

Dear visitors,
We kindly appeal to you to get acknowledged with the Rules for Visiting the Theatre set in accordance with the "Standard for Safe Operations, including Sanitary and Hygienic Safety in order to Prevent the Spread of a New Coronavirus Infection (COVID-19) in Saint Petersburg" approved by the Federal Service for Surveillance on Consumer Rights Protection and Human Wellbeing. 

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La bohème

20 Oct

 
La bohème

Melodrama with one intermission The famous Puccini opera is presented by The St. Petersburg Chamber Opera as a story of the tragic conflict between the dream and the life routine. The story is not set in any definite time. It reflects the relationships between a man and a woman that have existed ever since Adam and Eve.

Start at 19.00

Norma

21 Oct

Premiere!
Norma

The St. Petersburg Opera theatre will present the premiere of Vincenzo Bellini's opera “Norma” directed by People’s Artist of Russia Yuri Alexandrov on October 21 and November, 2021.

Start at 19.00

GUIDED TOURS

21 Oct

 
GUIDED TOURS

The St. Petersburg Chamber Opera invites you to the tour Palaces and social life of von Derviz family. You will learn more about the history and modern life of one of the most luxurious St. Petersburg mansions where the theatre is located.

Start at 16.30

Cavalleria rusticana

22 Oct

 
Cavalleria rusticana

Musical drama with one intermission This play is about honor, love and jealousy. The emotional drama is presented by the composer in a naturalistic, truthful and powerful manner. The whole performance is as intensely expressive as its musical score.

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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