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Friday 29 December 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

Saturday 30 December 19:00
NEW YEAR’S EVE BALL AT THE VANEMUINE 2017

NEW YEAR’S EVE BALL AT THE VANEMUINE 2017

  • Other productions
  • At the Vanemuine theatre and concert hall

30 December 2017 19:00 Grand Building of the Vanemuine and Vanemuine Concert Hall

The grandest send-off of the year in the old university town with the help of Vanemuine Symphony Orchestra and ensemble.
The audience will have a chance to enjoy the glamorous and witty programmes of the ballet, opera and drama troupe, the night concert and many artists in café Shakespeare.

Wednesday 03 January 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

Wednesday 03 January 19:00
Mamma Mia!

Mamma Mia!

  • Music
  • The Grand Building of Vanemuine Theatre

Musical by Benny Andersson & Björn Ulvaeus

A mother. A daughter. Three possible dads.
A jukebox musical, based on the songs of ABBA

 

Director Ain Mäeots

Thursday 04 January 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 05 January 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

Friday 05 January 19:00
Carmen

Carmen

  • Music
  • The Grand Building of Vanemuine Theatre

Georges Bizet’s opera

Completed in 1875, this opera is based on Prosper Mérimée’s story of the same name.
In French with English and Estonian surtitles

Carmen - Aleksandra Kovalevitš; don José - Boldizsár László; Escamillo - Janis Apeinis; Micaëla - Diana Higbee
Saturday 06 January 12:00
Aino and the Fairy (Aino ja Haldjas)

Aino and the Fairy (Aino ja Haldjas)

  • For Children
  • Theatre House

Priit Strandberg’s children’s paly

Children’s play about Aino’s biggest wish

Director Priit Strandberg

Saturday 06 January 19:00
Mamma Mia!

Mamma Mia!

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

Musical by Benny Andersson & Björn Ulvaeus

A mother. A daughter. Three possible dads.
A jukebox musical, based on the songs of ABBA

 

Director Ain Mäeots

Saturday 06 January 19:00
The Variation (Suluseis)

The Variation (Suluseis)

  • Drama
  • The Harbour Theatre

Drama by Kristian Hallberg

 

Director Andres Noormets