ORPHEUS AND EURYDICE
28 April 2017
The opera’s libretto is based on the Greek myth. Eurydice, wife of a Thracian singer Orpheus, is bitten by a viper and dies. To get her back, Orpheus descends to the underworld.more
TERESICA - UNA PASIÓN
29, 30 April 2017
The music makes a wonderful combination of Judeo-Christian and Moorish elementsmore
5, 7 May 2017
...freshness, youth, passion, cheerfulness, tears shed in silence, a love that gives you joy and makes you suffer...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 »
”TWO STORIES – ONE DANCE” – A JAZZ PREMIERE!
The premiere of ballet performance “Two Stories – One Dance” – to live music composed and played by Piotr Orzechowski and Krzysztof Ścierański was given on Satruday night (29.10.). Chorography was created by Jacek Tyski. Costumes and set design was prepared by Anna Sekuła. Dariusz Pawelec was in charge... more »