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Sunday 15 April 16:00
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

Sunday 15 April 16:00
Good Girls go to Heaven (Head tüdrukud lähevad taevasse)

Good Girls go to Heaven (Head tüdrukud lähevad taevasse)

  • Drama
  • The Harbour Theatre

Tragicomedy by Urmas Vadi

Urmas Vadi’s play gives new approach to Raja Teele, Tiina from Werewolf, the Colonel’s Widow and several other well-known archetypical heroines from Estonian... Read more

Director Tiit Palu

Tuesday 17 April 11:00
Pettson and Findus

Pettson and Findus

  • For Children
  • Theatre House

Children’s story by Sven Nordqvist


Pettson is a lonely man, who lives in his cottage in the forest. One beautiful day his doorbell rings followed by …. a Present! Without a doubt Pettson was surprised to see... Read more

Author Sven Nordqvist
Cast Karol Kuntsel and Ott Sepp

Thursday 19 April 19:00
Les Misérables (Hüljatud)

Les Misérables (Hüljatud)

  • Music
  • The Grand Building of Vanemuine Theatre

Musical

Les Misérables tells an enthralling story of broken dreams and unrequited love, passion, sacrifice and redemption – a timeless testament to the survival of the human spirit.

Director Samuel Harjanne (Finland)
Designer Karmo Mende
Musical director and conductor Martin Sildos
Choreographer Gunilla Olsson Karlsson (Sweden)
Lighting designer Petri Tuhkanen (Finland)
Sound designer Toomas Paidra
Translation into Estonian Kirke Kangro, Villu Kangur, Tõnu Oja, Leelo Tungal
Thursday 19 April 19:00
Kalevipoeg

Kalevipoeg

  • Drama
  • The Harbour Theatre

The Estonian national heroic epic by Fr. R. Kreutzwald

The runo song style of Estonian folklore will unfold on the stage of the Vanemuine.

Director Karl Laumets
Scenographer and costume designer Kristjan Suits
Musical designer Robert Jürjendal
In roles Karl Laumets, Anu Lamp (Tallinn City Theatre),  Piret Laurimaa, Marika Barabanštšikova, Ester Kuntu, Riho Kütsar, Tanel Jonas, Karol Kuntsel

Friday 20 April 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 20 April 19:00
Les Misérables (Hüljatud)

Les Misérables (Hüljatud)

  • Music
  • The Grand Building of Vanemuine Theatre

Musical

Les Misérables tells an enthralling story of broken dreams and unrequited love, passion, sacrifice and redemption – a timeless testament to the survival of the human spirit.

Director Samuel Harjanne (Finland)
Musical director and conductor Martin Sildos

Cast Koit Toome / Mikk Saar, Marko Matvere / Tamar Nugis, Maria Listra / Elizabeth Paavel, Kaarel Targo / Rasmus Kull, Hedi Maaroos / Kärt Anton, Kaire Vilgats / Helen Hansberg, Hannes Kaljujärv / Lauri Liiv, Ele Millistfer / Nele-Liis Vaiksoo, Rasmus Kull / Imre Õunapuu (Rakvere Theatre) et al.

Saturday 21 April 19:00
The Man Who Knew Snakish (Mees, kes teadis ussisõnu)

The Man Who Knew Snakish (Mees, kes teadis ussisõnu)

  • Drama
  • The Small Building of Vanemuine Theatre
  • Premiere

 

Fantasy based on the book by Andrus Kivirähk

Director, dramatist, scenographer and musical designer Saša Pepeljajev

In roles Marian Heinat, Kärt Tammjärv, Linda Kolde, Reimo Sagor, Veiko Porkanen, Janek Savolainen, Aivar Kallaste, Julia Kaškovskaja, Rita Dolgihh, Marika Aidla, Janika Suurmets 

Saturday 21 April 19:00
Wiener Blut (Viini veri)

Wiener Blut (Viini veri)

  • Music
  • The Grand Building of Vanemuine Theatre

Johann Strauss’s operetta

Timeless and universal, WIENER BLUT, based on the music by Johann Strauss II and restored shortly after his death, is witty, light and sentimental, it gets in your blood and asks to be listened with your heart.

Musical director and conductor Paul Mägi
Conductor Taavi Kull
Director-chorepgrapher, lighting designer Giorgio Madia (Itaalia)
Designer Maarja Meeru

Sunday 22 April 12:00
Childhood Band (Lapsepõlvebänd)

Childhood Band (Lapsepõlvebänd)

  • For Children
  • The Grand Building of Vanemuine Theatre

Andres Noormets’ musical production for children

Director Andres Noormets