21ST SUMMER KRAKOW OPERA FESTIVAL

9 June - 2 July 2017

The Krakow Opera invites you to the 21st edition of the Summer Festival (9 June - 2 July 2017) – the time of meetings with magnificent music and excellent artists.

THE HAUNTED MANOR

23 June 2017

The Haunted Manor remains one of the Polish music lovers’ all-time favourites. It comes as no surprise, given that, musically speaking, Moniuszko’s work is perfectly crafted: melodically and harmonically inventive and scored with immense virtuosity.

WORLD OPERA ARIAS

25 June 2017

The rich programme will include pieces by such composers as: Vincenzo Bellini, Pyotr Tchaikovsky, Gaetano Donizetti, Antonin Dvořák, Stanisław Moniuszko, Giacomo Puccini, Bedřich Smetana, Karol Szymanowski, and Giuseppe Verdi.

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    21st Summer Krakow Opera Festival

    The Krakow Opera invites you to the 21st edition of the Summer Festival (9 June - 2 July 2017) – the time of meetings with magnificent music and excellent artists. The event will be inaugurated with the premiere performance of The Tales of Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach (9 June). It is a story of three unhappy...   more »

    Countess Maritza or, in other words, the magic of the operetta!

    On the last weekend of the carnival (24, 25 and 26 February 2017) the Krakow Opera was gripped by the magic of the operetta. The grace and charm of this genre, the excellence of the artists and the riot of colour from the costumes transferred the audience to the world of wonderful melodies.   more »

    Ravishing ”Don Pasquale”!

    The premiere of Gaetano Donizetti’s ”Don Pasquale”, staged by Jerzy Stuhr, was given at the Krakow Opera (2, 3, 4 December 2016). The audience gave the artists a great standing ovation. The audience’s enthusiastic reception of the performance, outbursts of laughter, thunderous applause after arias and duets, the acclaim...   more »