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Thursday 25 April 19:00
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) or or Sargis Bazhbeuk-Melikyan (Armenia), Rasmus Kull (Vanemuine)

Friday 26 April 19:00
Wiener Blut (Viini veri)

Wiener Blut (Viini veri)

  • Music
  • The Grand Building of Vanemuine Theatre

Johann Strauss’s operetta

Timeless and universal, WIENER BLUT, based on the music by Johann Strauss II and restored shortly after his death, is witty, light and sentimental, it gets in your blood and asks to be listened with your heart.

Musical director and conductor Paul Mägi
Conductor Taavi Kull or Endel Nõgene
Director-chorepgrapher, lighting designer Giorgio Madia (Itaalia)
Designer Maarja Meeru

Friday 26 April 19:00
Long Day’s Journey Into Night

Long Day’s Journey Into Night

  • Drama
  • The Small Building of Vanemuine Theatre

Family drama by Eugne O`Neill

This day in August 1912 hasn’t been the best in the lives of the Tyrone family. It all started so well, though – both on this day and many years ago. Tribulations... Read more

Director and musical designer Üllar Saaremäe

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

Saturday 27 April 19:00
The School for Wives

The School for Wives

  • Drama
  • The Harbour Theatre
  • Premiere

Comedy by Molière

Arnolphe is a virtuous and rich merchant whose dignity becomes indignity, honour becomes dishonour, wisdom becomes arrogance and love becomes jealousy. You see, the jolly Arnolphe is... Read more

Director Priit Strandberg
In roles Marian Heinat, Linda Kolde, Karol Kuntsel, Tanel Jonas, Karl Laumets, Jaanus Tepomees, Viktor Lukawski or Priit Strandberg

Saturday 27 April 19:00
Madama Butterfly

Madama Butterfly

  • Music
  • The Small Building of Vanemuine Theatre

Puccini’s opera
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... Read more

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

Sunday 28 April 12:00
Klaabu

Klaabu

  • For Children
  • Theatre House

A dance production for children
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... Read more

Cast students of the Vanemuine Dance and Ballet School

Sunday 28 April 16:00
Long Day’s Journey Into Night

Long Day’s Journey Into Night

  • Drama
  • The Small Building of Vanemuine Theatre

Family drama by Eugne O`Neill

This day in August 1912 hasn’t been the best in the lives of the Tyrone family. It all started so well, though – both on this day and many years ago. Tribulations... Read more

Director and musical designer Üllar Saaremäe

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

Sunday 28 April 16:00
Tango of Love or at the End of Time (Armastuse tango ehk aegade lõpus)

Tango of Love or at the End of Time (Armastuse tango ehk aegade lõpus)

  • Ballet
  • The Grand Building of Vanemuine Theatre

Mai Murdmaa’s dance production
The work of Gabriel Garcia Marquez captivates me with its deep, mythical sensibility for life, how it penetrates the basic truths of existence. The... Read more

Director Mai Murdmaa
Designer Kaspar Jancis
Cast Vanemuine ballet

Tuesday 30 April 19:00
The School for Wives

The School for Wives

  • Drama
  • The Harbour Theatre

Comedy by Molière

Arnolphe is a virtuous and rich merchant whose dignity becomes indignity, honour becomes dishonour, wisdom becomes arrogance and love becomes jealousy. You see, the jolly Arnolphe is... Read more

Director Priit Strandberg
In roles Marian Heinat, Linda Kolde, Karol Kuntsel, Tanel Jonas, Karl Laumets, Jaanus Tepomees, Viktor Lukawski or Priit Strandberg

Tuesday 30 April 19:00
Long Day’s Journey Into Night

Long Day’s Journey Into Night

  • Drama
  • The Small Building of Vanemuine Theatre

Family drama by Eugne O`Neill

This day in August 1912 hasn’t been the best in the lives of the Tyrone family. It all started so well, though – both on this day and many years ago. Tribulations... Read more

Director and musical designer Üllar Saaremäe

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