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Friday 08 December 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

Friday 08 December 19:00
Les Misérables (Hüljatud)

Les Misérables (Hüljatud)

  • Music
  • Tallinn, Nordea Concert Hall
  • On tour in Tallinn

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
Saturday 09 December 12:00
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

Saturday 09 December 19:00
The Night Alive (Öörändurid)

The Night Alive (Öörändurid)

  • Drama
  • The Small Building of Vanemuine Theatre

Drama by Conor McPherson

The mysterious woman, not keen on talking about her past, quickly manages to create a chain of events between the four men, a story filled with jealousy and hate, sense of caring and dreams... Read more

Director Tiit Palu
Cast Kärt Tammjärv, Hannes Kaljujärv, Riho Kütsar, Andres Mähar, Veiko Porkanen

Saturday 09 December 19:00
Les Misérables (Hüljatud)

Les Misérables (Hüljatud)

  • Music
  • Tallinn, Nordea Concert Hall
  • On tour in Tallinn

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
Saturday 09 December 19:00
Classics Gala

Classics Gala

  • Ballet
  • The Grand Building of Vanemuine Theatre

Performances of pas de deux, variations and ensemble scenes from famous ballets – Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty, La Sylphide, Raymonda, Giselle and Don Quixote. In addition, scenes from the very best of the Vanemuine’s repertoire: the ballets Onegin, The Nutcracker, Romeo and Juliet and Casanova.

The gala features Vanemuine ballet artists and guest soloists

Sunday 10 December 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

Sunday 10 December 16:00
Journeys. Songs of Terra Mariana.

Journeys. Songs of Terra Mariana.

  • Drama
  • The Small Building of Vanemuine Theatre

A partnership project of the Vanemuine Theatre and Sõltumatu Tantsu Lava as part of the EV100 theatre series “Story of the Century”

Librettist and director Tiit Palu

In roles Külliki Saldre, Marika Barabanštšikova, Piret Laurimaa, Tiit Palu, Merle Jääger, Margus Jaanovits, Reimo Sagor, Jaanus Tepomees  and dancers Endro Roosimäe, Alain  Divoux, Matteo Tonolo, Archie Sladen, Walter Isaacson, Brandon Alexander, Maria Engel, Tarasina Masi, Yukiko Yanagi, Sayaka Nagahiro, Mirell Sork

Sunday 10 December 16:00
Les Misérables (Hüljatud)

Les Misérables (Hüljatud)

  • Music
  • Tallinn, Nordea Concert Hall
  • On tour in Tallinn

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
Tuesday 12 December 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