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Wednesday 20 March 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

Wednesday 20 March 19:00
Man in the Movie (Kinolina kangelane)

Man in the Movie (Kinolina kangelane)

  • Ballet
  • The Small Building of Vanemuine Theatre

Comedic ballet

Joseph works as an assistant at a film production company. He dreams of one day directing a picture and marrying a beautiful film star his heart has already singled out. But drifting... Read more

Director, choreographer & librettist Silas Stubbs
Composers W. Perry, R. Rogers, J. Herman et al.
Designer Liina Unt (Endla Theatre)

 Starring Vanemuine ballet artists

Wednesday 20 March 19:00
Skylight (Teineteiseta)

Skylight (Teineteiseta)

  • Drama
  • The Harbour Theatre

Drama by David Hare

Director Jüri Lumiste

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

Wednesday 20 March 19:00
Faust

Faust

  • Drama
  • The Grand Building of Vanemuine Theatre

Tragedy by J.W.Goethe

Director and dramatist Hendrik Toompere (Estonian Drama Theatre)

In roles Linda Kolde, Marian Heinat, Veiko Porkanen, Andres Mähar, Reimo Sagor, Priit Strandberg, Margus Jaanovits, Hannes Kaljujärv, Jüri Lumiste, Jaanus Tepomees

Thursday 21 March 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

Thursday 21 March 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, costume designer, video designer and light designer Kristjan Suits
Composer Robert Jürjendal
In roles Karl Laumets, Anu Lamp (Tallinn City Theatre),  Piret Laurimaa, Marika Barabanštšikova, Piret Krumm, Riho Kütsar, Tanel Jonas, Karol Kuntsel

Thursday 21 March 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

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 21 March 19:00
Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet

  • Ballet
  • The Grand Building of Vanemuine Theatre

Queen Mab appears at night, sneaks into our dreams and, while we are asleep, mixes a cocktail of fantastic stories. Have you not met her? What happens after Queen Mab appears in Romeo’s dream? William Shakespeare’s tragic love story has been touching the hearts of audiences for centuries.

Composer Sergey Prokofiev
Musical director and conductor Taavi Kull
Choreographer – director Petr Zuska (Czeh State Opera)
Scenographer Jan Dušek
Costume designer Roman Šolc
Lighting designers Petr Zuska, Pavel Dautovský

Cast Vanemuine ballet
Vanemuine Symphony Orchestra

Friday 22 March 19:00
Madama Butterfly

Madama Butterfly

  • Music
  • The Small Building of Vanemuine Theatre

One of Puccini’s most beautiful operas, Madam Butterfly premiered on 17 February 1904 at La Scala in Milan.
In a small house near Nagasaki, American naval lieutenant Pinkerton and geisha Cio-Cio San,... Read more

Composer Giacomo Puccini
Musical director & conductor Paul Mägi
Director Robert Annus (Estonian Drama Theatre)

Friday 22 March 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