2018 in the Wrocław Opera: The Centennial of Leonard Bernstein's Birth and Events in Celebration of the Centennial of Polish Independence

BRESLAU, Poland, December 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --

The Wrocław Opera will be the world's first theatre to begin celebrating the 100th Anniversary of Leonard Bernstein's birth. On 30 and 31 December 2017 it will be hosting the premiere of Candide directed by Hanna Marasz. The Wrocław Opera Orchestra will be conducted by Marcin Nałecz-Niesiołowski, Director of the Wrocław Opera. Performances are scheduled for 1, 6 and 7 January 2018. 

2018 also marks 100 years of Polish independence. In celebration of the Centennial, the Wrocław Opera has prepared a number of events under the shared title of The Polish Year at the Wrocław Opera. Following the premiere of Poland's first opera, Krakowiacy i Górale, which dates back to the 18th century, a concert for the 150th Anniversary of the birth of the father of Polish freedom, First Marshal Józef Piłsudski, and the Christmas Singing Families Tournament (Turniej Śpiewajacych Rodzin), the theatre will be staging performances with the music of Polish composers from the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries. Of those, Krzysztof Penderecki will take centre stage, as 2018 marks his 85th birthday. Visit the Wrocław Opera in 2018.



THE POLISH YEAR AT THE WROCŁAW OPERA
30,31/03/2018
Paweł Łukaszewski
VIA CRUCIS
Directed by: Tomasz Man


12,14/04/2018
Karol Szymanowski
KRÓL ROGER (KING ROGER)
Directed by: Mariusz Treliński


19,20/04/2018
Krzysztof Penderecki
NAJDZIELNIEJSZY Z RYCERZY (THE BRAVEST KNIGHT)
Directed by: Tomasz Cyz


11/05/2018
Ballet premiere
POLISH NIGHT: CHOPIN / KARŁOWICZ / PENDERECKI
Choreographer: Emil Wesołowski


29/06/2018
OPEN DOOR
International choreography workshop with the music of Polish composers


10,11/11/2018
Włodek Pawlik
Myślac Ojczyzna (Thinking about the Fatherland)
Conducted by: Marcin Nałecz-Niesiołowski


15/12/2018
Stanisław Moniuszko
HALKA
Directed by: Irina Brook




 



CONTACT:
The Wrocław Opera
Agnieszka Topolska
+48-71-370-88-20
agnieszka.topolska@opera.wroclaw.pl


 

PR Newswire

Dit persbericht is via ANP Pers Support naar internationale (vak en online) media gestuurd. Heb je nieuws voor buitenlandse journalisten? Bekijk dan onze mogelijkheden of neem contact met ons op.

Verstuur nu éénmalig een persbericht

Verstuur persberichten en beeldmateriaal naar redacties in binnen- en buitenland. Via het ANP-net, het internationale medianetwerk van PR Newswire of met een perslijst op maat.

Direct persbericht versturen
070 - 41 41 234