Genre
Venue
Extra
Period
  • Sunday 30 April 12:00

    The Ugly Duckling (Inetu Pardipoeg)

    For Children
    Theatre House

    A children’s ballet

    Based on H. Chr. Andersen’s fairytale

    Choreographer & director Jelena Karpova

  • Sunday 30 April 16:00

    Othello

    Drama
    The Small Building of Vanemuine Theatre

    Tragedy by William Shakespeare

    Andres Noormets:

    Once I heard a theatre ticket office employee tell a customer that Othello is a horrible story where a black man strangles a white woman. In this day and age, the urge is... Read more

    Direction, dramatic adaptation and set design by Andres Noormets

  • Sunday 30 April 16:00

    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

  • Tuesday 02 May 19:00

    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

  • Tuesday 02 May 19:00

    Crossroads. Step into the Light

    Ballet
    Estonian National Opera

    CROSSROADS
    This production comes out of a passion and love for dance!

    STEP INTO THE LIGHT
    Music and rhythm that come from inside you!

     

    On tour in Tallinn

    CROSSROADS
    Director-choreographer
    Russell Adamson

    STEP INTO THE LIGHT
    Director-choreographer Matthew Jordan

  • Wednesday 03 May 19:00

    The Piano (Klaver)

    Ballet
    The Harbour Theatre

    A ballet drama

    A romantic ballet drama about a mute piano player and her daughter

    Choreographer, director & librettist Marika Aidla
    Scenographer Maarja Meeru
    Video designer Janek Savolainen
    Composers Michael Nyman & Dario Marianelli

  • Wednesday 03 May 19:00

    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 May 19:00

    Into the Fire (Tulleminek)

    Music
    The Harbour Theatre

    Opera

    War tests the fabric of humanity and forces us to admit that the only thing people learn from history is that they don’t learn anything from history. As such, our production deals with timeless universal... Read more

    Composer Märt-Matis Lill
    Libretto Jan Kaus
    Musical director & conductor Paul Mägi
    Director Taago Tubin (Theatre Ugala)

    Cast  Reigo Tamm, Tamar Nugis, Rasmus Kull, Simo Breede, Jaan Willem Sibul, Märt Jakobson, Pirjo Jonas, Maria Listra, Sigrid Mutso, Annaliisa Pillak, Kadi Jürgens, Karmen Puis, Jaanus Tepomees, Karl Edgar Tammi, Kärt Tammjärv
    Vanemuise ooperikoor ja sümfooniaorkester

  • Friday 05 May 19:00

    Mamma Mia!

    Music
    Tallinn, Nordea Concert Hall

    Musical by Benny Andersson & Björn Ulvaeus

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

     

    On tour in Tallinn

    Director Ain Mäeots

  • Friday 05 May 19:00

    Mirabilia (Põlenud mägi)

    Drama
    The Harbour Theatre

    Love story by Tiit Palu

    Comedy about books

    Director Tiit Palu

  • Friday 05 May 19:00

    La traviata

    Music
    The Small Building of Vanemuine Theatre

    PromFest’s opera production in 2017. With winners of Klaudia Taev Competition Alex Kim (I prize in 2015) and Anna Denisova (II prize in 2013) in the leading roles.

    Premiere
    Musical director and conducor Erki Pehk Director Anu Lamp Scenographer and costume designer Madis Nurms Choreogapher Ingmar Jõela Violetta Valéry  Anna Denisova (Russia) Alfredo Germont – Alex Kim (South-Korea) Giorgio Germont – Ilya Silchukov (Belarus) Soloists from Kaunas State Musical Theatre, orchestra and choir Tickets Piletilevi & Piletimaailm
  • Friday 05 May 20:00

    NEW! Ghost in the Machine. G. F. Parrot (Vaim masinas. G. F. Parrot)

    Drama
    Vanas anatoomikumis (Lossi 38)

    Drama by Meelis Friedenthal

    Georg Friedrich Parrot (1767-1852) was the first rector after the re-opening of the University of Tartu.
    In Meelis Friedenthal’s play, we encounter Parrot in the Old... Read more

    Premiere

    Director Tiit Palu
    Designer Maarja Meeru
    Starring Merle Jääger

  • Saturday 06 May 19:00

    Mamma Mia!

    Music
    Tallinn, Nordea Concert Hall

    Musical by Benny Andersson & Björn Ulvaeus

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

     

    On tour in Tallinn

    Director Ain Mäeots

  • Saturday 06 May 19:00

    Breaking the Waves (Laineid murdes)

    Drama
    The Harbour Theatre

    Drama by Lars von Trier

     

    Director Tiit Palu

  • Saturday 06 May 19:00

    The Legend of Notredame

    Ballet
    The Small Building of Vanemuine Theatre

    Dance performance in 2 acts by Victor Hugo’s novel

    Visiting production

    Staging author and choreographer Aleksandras Jankauskas
    Composer and compiler
    Antanas Jasenka
    Set designer
    Artūras Šimonis
    Costume designer
    Rūta Biliūnaitė
    Visualization
    Vladimiras Šerstobojevas

  • Saturday 06 May 20:00

    NEW! Ghost in the Machine. G. F. Parrot (Vaim masinas. G. F. Parrot)

    Drama
    Vanas anatoomikumis (Lossi 38)

    Drama by Meelis Friedenthal

    Georg Friedrich Parrot (1767-1852) was the first rector after the re-opening of the University of Tartu.
    In Meelis Friedenthal’s play, we encounter Parrot in the Old... Read more

    On tour

    Director Tiit Palu
    Designer Maarja Meeru
    Starring Merle Jääger

  • Sunday 07 May 16:00

    Falling Off the Picture (Pildilt kukkujad)

    Drama
    The Harbour Theatre

    Drama by Tiina Laanem

    This is a story that happened or happens right here in Estonian in your friend’s or your neighbour’s or you own family.

    Director, Designer, Musical Director Andres Noormets

  • Sunday 07 May 16:00

    The Merry Wives of Windsor

    Music
    The Small Building of Vanemuine Theatre

    Otto Nicolai’s opera comique

    Visiting production

    Conductor Jonas Janulevičius
    Director and choreographer Gianni  Santucci (Italy)
    Set designer Alessandro Camera (Italy)
    Costume designer Maria Carla Ricotti (Italy)

  • Wednesday 10 May 20:00

    NEW! Ghost in the Machine. G. F. Parrot (Vaim masinas. G. F. Parrot)

    Drama
    Vanas anatoomikumis (Lossi 38)

    Drama by Meelis Friedenthal

    Georg Friedrich Parrot (1767-1852) was the first rector after the re-opening of the University of Tartu.
    In Meelis Friedenthal’s play, we encounter Parrot in the Old... Read more

    On tour

    Director Tiit Palu
    Designer Maarja Meeru
    Starring Merle Jääger

  • Thursday 11 May 20:00

    NEW! Ghost in the Machine. G. F. Parrot (Vaim masinas. G. F. Parrot)

    Drama
    Vanas anatoomikumis (Lossi 38)

    Drama by Meelis Friedenthal

    Georg Friedrich Parrot (1767-1852) was the first rector after the re-opening of the University of Tartu.
    In Meelis Friedenthal’s play, we encounter Parrot in the Old... Read more

    On tour

    Director Tiit Palu
    Designer Maarja Meeru
    Starring Merle Jääger

  • Friday 12 May 20:00

    NEW! Ghost in the Machine. G. F. Parrot (Vaim masinas. G. F. Parrot)

    Drama
    Vanas anatoomikumis (Lossi 38)

    Drama by Meelis Friedenthal

    Georg Friedrich Parrot (1767-1852) was the first rector after the re-opening of the University of Tartu.
    In Meelis Friedenthal’s play, we encounter Parrot in the Old... Read more

    On tour

    Director Tiit Palu
    Designer Maarja Meeru
    Starring Merle Jääger

  • Saturday 13 May 19:00

    Rhinoceros (Ninasarvik)

    Ballet
    Estonian National Museum

    Dance production

    Audiences will witness the story of a city where the inhabitants start turning into rhinos. This mysterious metamorphosis results in an entire town filled with these animals. Only a few people remain, and they, too, feel an inexplicable call…

     

    On tour

    Director-choreographer Mai Murdmaa
    Composer and live-musician Rainer Jancis
    Designer and video installations Kaspar Jancis

    Cast Vanemuine Ballet

  • Saturday 13 May 19:00

    Hedda Gabler

    Drama
    The Small Building of Vanemuine Theatre

    Drama by Henrik Ibsen

    Premiere

    Lavastaja Mehis Pihla

  • Saturday 13 May 20:00

    NEW! Ghost in the Machine. G. F. Parrot (Vaim masinas. G. F. Parrot)

    Drama
    Vanas anatoomikumis (Lossi 38)

    Drama by Meelis Friedenthal

    Georg Friedrich Parrot (1767-1852) was the first rector after the re-opening of the University of Tartu.
    In Meelis Friedenthal’s play, we encounter Parrot in the Old... Read more

    On tour

    Director Tiit Palu
    Designer Maarja Meeru
    Starring Merle Jääger

  • Sunday 14 May 16:00

    Rhinoceros (Ninasarvik)

    Ballet
    Estonian National Museum

    Dance production

    Audiences will witness the story of a city where the inhabitants start turning into rhinos. This mysterious metamorphosis results in an entire town filled with these animals. Only a few people remain, and they, too, feel an inexplicable call…

     

    On tour

    Director-choreographer Mai Murdmaa
    Composer and live-musician Rainer Jancis
    Designer and video installations Kaspar Jancis

    Cast Vanemuine Ballet

  • Tuesday 16 May 19:00

    Falling Off the Picture (Pildilt kukkujad)

    Drama
    The Harbour Theatre

    Drama by Tiina Laanem

    This is a story that happened or happens right here in Estonian in your friend’s or your neighbour’s or you own family.

    Director, Designer, Musical Director Andres Noormets

  • Wednesday 17 May 19:00

    Hedda Gabler

    Drama
    The Small Building of Vanemuine Theatre

    Drama by Henrik Ibsen

    Lavastaja Mehis Pihla

  • Wednesday 17 May 20:00

    NEW! Ghost in the Machine. G. F. Parrot (Vaim masinas. G. F. Parrot)

    Drama
    Vanas anatoomikumis (Lossi 38)

    Drama by Meelis Friedenthal

    Georg Friedrich Parrot (1767-1852) was the first rector after the re-opening of the University of Tartu.
    In Meelis Friedenthal’s play, we encounter Parrot in the Old... Read more

    On tour

    Director Tiit Palu
    Designer Maarja Meeru
    Starring Merle Jääger

  • Thursday 18 May 19:00

    Final concert of the season of the Vanemuine Symphony Orchestra and the Vanemuine Concert Hall

    Concert
    Tallinn, Estonia Concert Hall

    Ülo Krigul
    For the symphony orchestra

    James MacMillan’s concerto for percussion and orchestra
    Veni, veni, Emmanuel

    Camille Saint-Saëns
    Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 78 – Organ Symphony

     

     

    On tour in Tallinn
    Tickets www.piletimaailm.com
  • Thursday 18 May 19:00

    The Variation (Suluseis)

    Drama
    The Harbour Theatre

    Drama by Kristian Hallberg

     

    Director Andres Noormets

  • Friday 19 May 19:00

    Rhinoceros (Ninasarvik)

    Ballet
    Estonian National Museum

    Dance production

    Audiences will witness the story of a city where the inhabitants start turning into rhinos. This mysterious metamorphosis results in an entire town filled with these animals. Only a few people remain, and they, too, feel an inexplicable call…

     

    On tour

    Director-choreographer Mai Murdmaa
    Composer and live-musician Rainer Jancis
    Designer and video installations Kaspar Jancis

    Cast Vanemuine Ballet

  • Friday 19 May 19:00

    Final concert of the season of the Vanemuine Symphony Orchestra and the Vanemuine Concert Hall

    Concert
    Tartu, Vanemuise Concert Hall

    Ülo Krigul
    For the symphony orchestra

    James MacMillan’s concerto for percussion and orchestra
    Veni, veni, Emmanuel

    Camille Saint-Saëns
    Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 78 – Organ Symphony

     

     

    On tour
  • Friday 19 May 19:00

    Breaking the Waves (Laineid murdes)

    Drama
    The Harbour Theatre

    Drama by Lars von Trier

     

    Director Tiit Palu

  • Friday 19 May 20:00

    NEW! Ghost in the Machine. G. F. Parrot (Vaim masinas. G. F. Parrot)

    Drama
    Vanas anatoomikumis (Lossi 38)

    Drama by Meelis Friedenthal

    Georg Friedrich Parrot (1767-1852) was the first rector after the re-opening of the University of Tartu.
    In Meelis Friedenthal’s play, we encounter Parrot in the Old... Read more

    On tour

    Director Tiit Palu
    Designer Maarja Meeru
    Starring Merle Jääger

  • Saturday 20 May 19:00

    Final concert of the season of the Vanemuine Symphony Orchestra and the Vanemuine Concert Hall

    Concert
    Pärnu Concert Hall

    Ülo Krigul
    For the symphony orchestra

    James MacMillan’s concerto for percussion and orchestra
    Veni, veni, Emmanuel

    Camille Saint-Saëns
    Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 78 – Organ Symphony

     

     

    On tour
  • Saturday 20 May 19:00

    Hedda Gabler

    Drama
    The Small Building of Vanemuine Theatre

    Drama by Henrik Ibsen

    Lavastaja Mehis Pihla

  • Saturday 20 May 20:00

    NEW! Ghost in the Machine. G. F. Parrot (Vaim masinas. G. F. Parrot)

    Drama
    Vanas anatoomikumis (Lossi 38)

    Drama by Meelis Friedenthal

    Georg Friedrich Parrot (1767-1852) was the first rector after the re-opening of the University of Tartu.
    In Meelis Friedenthal’s play, we encounter Parrot in the Old... Read more

    On tour

    Director Tiit Palu
    Designer Maarja Meeru
    Starring Merle Jääger

  • Sunday 21 May 16:00

    Rhinoceros (Ninasarvik)

    Ballet
    Estonian National Museum

    Dance production

    Audiences will witness the story of a city where the inhabitants start turning into rhinos. This mysterious metamorphosis results in an entire town filled with these animals. Only a few people remain, and they, too, feel an inexplicable call…

     

    On tour

    Director-choreographer Mai Murdmaa
    Composer and live-musician Rainer Jancis
    Designer and video installations Kaspar Jancis

    Cast Vanemuine Ballet

  • Sunday 21 May 16:00

    Breaking the Waves (Laineid murdes)

    Drama
    The Harbour Theatre

    Drama by Lars von Trier

     

    Director Tiit Palu

  • Thursday 25 May 19:00

    Hedda Gabler

    Drama
    The Small Building of Vanemuine Theatre

    Drama by Henrik Ibsen

    Lavastaja Mehis Pihla

  • Friday 26 May 19:00

    Breaking the Waves (Laineid murdes)

    Drama
    The Harbour Theatre

    Drama by Lars von Trier

     

    Director Tiit Palu

  • Saturday 27 May 19:00

    Breaking the Waves (Laineid murdes)

    Drama
    The Harbour Theatre

    Drama by Lars von Trier

     

    Director Tiit Palu

  • Sunday 28 May 16:00

    Hedda Gabler

    Drama
    The Small Building of Vanemuine Theatre

    Drama by Henrik Ibsen

    Lavastaja Mehis Pihla