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Monday 06 May 19:00
Into the Fire (Tulleminek)

Into the Fire (Tulleminek)

  • Music
  • The Harbour Theatre

Märt- Matis Lill’s 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... Read more

Musical director & conductor Paul Mägi
Director Taago Tubin (Theatre Ugala)

Cast  Reigo Tamm (NO Estonia), Tamar Nugis, Rasmus Kull, Simo Breede, Jaan Willem Sibul, Märt Jakobson, Pirjo Jonas or Maria Listra, Sigrid Mutso, Annaliisa Pillak, Kadi Jürgens, Karmen Puis, Jaanus Tepomees, Karl Edgar Tammi, Kärt Tammjärv
Vanemuise ooperikoor ja sümfooniaorkester

Tuesday 07 May 19:00
Skylight (Teineteiseta)

Skylight (Teineteiseta)

  • Drama
  • The Harbour Theatre
  • Extra show

Drama by David Hare

Director Jüri Lumiste

In roles Maria Annus, Tõnu Oja (Estonian Drama Theatre), Karl Laumets

Wednesday 08 May 19:00
Skylight (Teineteiseta)

Skylight (Teineteiseta)

  • Drama
  • The Harbour Theatre
  • Extra show

Drama by David Hare

Director Jüri Lumiste

In roles Maria Annus, Tõnu Oja (Estonian Drama Theatre), Karl Laumets

Wednesday 08 May 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
  • Last show of the season

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

Thursday 09 May 19:00
The Caucasian Chalk Circle

The Caucasian Chalk Circle

  • Drama
  • The Grand Building of Vanemuine Theatre

Drama with mountains and songs by Bertolt Brecht

Director and scriptwriter Tiit Palu

In roles Marian Heinat, Merle Jääger, Piret Krumm, Aivar Tommingas, Andres Mähar, Karl Laumets, Ott Sepp, Jaanus Tepomees, Reimo Sagor and band

Friday 10 May 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

Friday 10 May 19:00
Long Day’s Journey Into Night

Long Day’s Journey Into Night

  • Drama
  • The Small Building of Vanemuine Theatre
  • Last show of the season

Family drama by Eugne O`Neill

Director and musical designer Üllar Saaremäe

In roles Hannes Kaljujärv, Piret Laurimaa, Rasmus Kaljujärv (Teater NO99) or Reimo Sagor, Veiko Porkanen, Kärt Tammjärv

Friday 10 May 19:00
Final concert of the season of the Vanemuine Symphony Orchestra and the Vanemuine Concert Hall 2019

Final concert of the season of the Vanemuine Symphony Orchestra and the Vanemuine Concert Hall 2019

  • Concert
  • Tartu, Vanemuise Concert Hall

Rolf Martinsson “Ich denke Dein…“ (soprano Lisa Larsson, Sweden)
Sergei Rachmaninoff Symphonic Dances op. 45

Lisa Larsson (soprano, Sweden)
Vanemuine Symphony Orchestra

Conductor Paul Mägi

Sunday 12 May 16:00
Aida

Aida

  • Music
  • The Small Building of Vanemuine Theatre

Opera by Giuseppe Verdi

The Vanemuine Theatre and the Pärnu International Opera Music Festival PROMFEST present

Verdi lays a colourful palette of human relationships before us and sooner or later all of the main characters face a choice: whether to stay true to their homeland or choose love.

Musical Director and Conductor Erki Pehk
Director and Designer Madis Nurms

Cast Jomante Shlezhaite (Lithuania), Märt Jakobson (Vanemuine), Angelina Shvachka (Ukraine), Eduard Martõnjuk (Belarus), Samsons Izjumovs (Latvia), Romans Polisadovs (Latvia), Rasmus Kull (Vanemuine)

Thursday 16 May 19:00
Sweeney Todd

Sweeney Todd

  • Music
  • The Grand Building of Vanemuine Theatre
  • Premiere

Sweeney Todd isn’t a cutesy story about meat pies: it’s a story of a screaming injustice and the revenge that follows. It may seem just and noble, but in the end, vengeance poisons the mind, and the people who... Read more

Music & lyrics Stephen Sondheim
Playwright Patrick Quentin
Translation into Estonian Pirjo Jonas
Director Tanel Jonas
Musical director and conductor Martin Sildos
Conductor Taavi Kull
Designer Iir Hermeliin
Choreographer Janek Savolainen