Genre

Venue

Extra

Subtitles

Period

Tuesday 29 January 18:00
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

Wednesday 30 January 11:00
Klaabu

Klaabu

  • For Children
  • Theatre House

Klaabu is a mythical creature who was born from a tiny raindrop. Klaabu’s special trait is the ability to transmogrify to suit every situation and this allows Klaabu to overcome many difficulties. No matter where... Read more

Cast students of the Vanemuine Dance and Ballet School

Wednesday 30 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

Wednesday 30 January 19:00
33 variations

33 variations

  • Drama
  • The Small Building of Vanemuine Theatre

Drama by Moises Kaufman

This award-winning play written by contemporary American playwright Moisés Kaufman in 2007 has two storylines, one of them 200 years ago, the other one in our own time.

It is 1819.... Read more

Director Heiti Pakk

In roles Marika Barabanštšikova, Marian Heinat, Ragne Pekarev, Guido Kangur (Estonian Drama Theatre) etc

Thursday 31 January 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

Thursday 31 January 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 31 January 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 31 January 19:00
Opera gala 2019

Opera gala 2019

  • Concert
  • Tartu, Vanemuise Concert Hall

A cooperation project of the Vanemuine Theatre & Eesti Kontsert

Hiromi Omura (soprano, Japan / France)
Pirjo Jonas (soprano)
Karmen Puis (soprano)
Märt Jakobson (bass)

Vanemuine Symphony Orchestra and ja opera choir

Conductor Paul Mägi

Friday 01 February 19:00
The Old Barny (Rehepapp)

The Old Barny (Rehepapp)

  • Music
  • The Small Building of Vanemuine Theatre

Opera

An excellent and witty opera version by Marko Matvere of the excellent and witty novel by Andrus Kivirähk!

Composer Tauno Aints
Musical director & conductor Paul Mägi

Friday 01 February 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