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Period

Wednesday 21 February 12:00
Naksitrallid

Naksitrallid

  • For Children
  • The Harbour Theatre

Dance performance for children

The Naksitrallid are three funny characters who tell us about friendship, bravery and resourcefulness. Together, they embark on adventures and save the world. They’re sincere and... Read more

Director, librettist & designer Katrin Pärn
Director, choreographer, designer & video designer Janek Savolainen

Starring Vanemuine ballet artists

Wednesday 21 February 19:00
Mirabilia (Põlenud mägi)

Mirabilia (Põlenud mägi)

  • Drama
  • The Harbour Theatre

Love story by Tiit Palu

Comedy about books

Director Tiit Palu

Wednesday 21 February 19:00
Hedda Gabler

Hedda Gabler

  • Drama
  • The Small Building of Vanemuine Theatre

Drama by Henrik Ibsen

The world-famous play by the Norwegian playwright premiered in Munich in 1891 and was one of the classic works of realism of the late 19th century. Hedda Gabler is also one of the best-known female roles in world literature.

Director Mehis Pihla

Thursday 22 February 19:00
The Parson of Reigi (Reigi õpetaja)

The Parson of Reigi (Reigi õpetaja)

  • Music
  • The Small Building of Vanemuine Theatre
Opera in two acts
The opera by Eduard Tubin is set in the year 1642 in Hiiumaa in the Reigi Village and also in Tallinn. The main character is the parson of Reigi called Paavali Lempelius and his young wife... Read more

Musical Director and Conductor Paul Mägi
Director Roman Baskin
Cast Jassi Zahharov (NO Estonia), Karmen Puis, Mati Turi, Annaliisa Pillak, Pirjo Jonas et al.

Thursday 22 February 19:00
Don Juan

Don Juan

  • Ballet
  • The Grand Building of Vanemuine Theatre

Giorgio Madia’s ballet

Don Juan is one of the most dazzling figures in European cultural history. His origins are unclear, but since the early baroque period the legend surrounding his seductive powers and the... Read more

Director-choreographer Giorgio Madia (Italy)
Cast Vanemuine Ballet

Thursday 22 February 19:00
The Variation (Suluseis)

The Variation (Suluseis)

  • Drama
  • The Harbour Theatre

Drama by Kristian Hallberg

 

Director Andres Noormets

Friday 23 February 11:00
Karius and Bactus (Sööbik ja Pisik)

Karius and Bactus (Sööbik ja Pisik)

  • For Children
  • Theatre House

Children’s musical by Urmas Sisask

Based on Thorbjørn Egneri book “Karius and Bactus”

Director Jaan Willem Sibul
Musical director and conductor Taavi Kull

Friday 23 February 19:00
Follow Me, Comrade! (Minu järel, seltsimees!)

Follow Me, Comrade! (Minu järel, seltsimees!)

  • Drama
  • The Grand Building of Vanemuine Theatre

Farce in two acts

In 1961 one of the most talented ballet dancers of the ballet history Rudolf Nureyev escaped to the west from the Soviet Union. This event captured the attention of the whole world and... Read more

Author Ray Cooney
Director Tanel Jonas

Friday 23 February 19:00
Man in the Movie (Kinolina kangelane)

Man in the Movie (Kinolina kangelane)

  • Ballet
  • The Small Building of Vanemuine Theatre

Comedic ballet

Joseph works as an assistant at a film production company. He dreams of one day directing a picture and marrying a beautiful film star his heart has already singled out. But drifting... Read more

Director, choreographer & librettist Silas Stubbs
Composers W. Perry, R. Rogers, J. Herman et al.
Designer Liina Unt (Endla Theatre)

 Starring Vanemuine ballet artists

Sunday 25 February 12:00
Snow Queen (Lumekuninganna)

Snow Queen (Lumekuninganna)

  • Ballet
  • The Grand Building of Vanemuine Theatre

A ballet based on the fairytale by Hans Christian Andersen

If one truly wishes, then life can be like a fairytale – and fairytales are not as out-of-this-world as grown-ups think!

Musical director & conductor Martin Sildos
Director & choreographer Silas Stubbs

Cast Vanemuine ballet troupe