Varna Opera Theatre in January 2013

In January 2013, right after the 13th Christmas Festival, Varna Opera Theatre will offer its audience nine inspiring performances. 

Opera lover will be able too choose between a festive concert, the ballet Nutcracker, two operettas, and several magnificent opera shows, including Tosca, Aida and the Bulgarian opera “Mad Cap”.

Find the detailed Varna Opera Theatre Program for January 2013 below.

14 January, 7 p.m.
CZARDAS QUEEN – operetta by Emmerich Kalman
Conductor: Iuly Damyanov
Featuring Vyara Zhelezova, Plamen Dolapchiev, Filipa Ruzhenova, Alexander Mutafchiyski, Antoaneta Marinova and

15 January, 7 p.m.
Desi Tenekedjieva AND FRIENDS
Conductor: Stracimir Pavlov
Featuring Symphony Orchestra of the Varna Opera, Daniela Dimova, Evgenyi Stanimirov, Valeri Tsenkov, Neiko Bodurov, Gospel Choir

17 January, 6 p.m.
THE NUTCRACKER – ballet, music by P. I. Tchaikovsky
Choreographer: Zhelka Tabakova
Costumes and sets: Genady Ivanov-Gendoni

18 January, Friday, 7 p.m.

TOSCA – Opera by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor: Borislav Ivanov
Director: Kuzman Popov
Starring: Anna DiTri (Poland), Kaludi Kaludov, Plamen Dimitrov and others.

January 22, Tuesday,  7 p.m.

MADCAP (Lud Gidia)- opera by Parashkev Hadjiev
Conductor: Borislav Ivanov
Director: Kuzman Popov

24 January, Thursday, 6 p.m.

MAMMA MIA – musical based on ABBA songs

Conductor: Gancho Ganchev
Performance of children and adolescents from Municipal Children Complex

25 January, Friday, 7 p.m.

AIDA – opera by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor Borislav Ivanov
Director Kuzman Popov
Dimitrinka Raycheva, debut in the role of Aida

30 January, Wednesday, 7 p.m.

THE BARBER OF SEVILLE – opera by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor : Svetoslav Borisov
Directed by Antonio Petris – Italy
Starring: Arseny Arsov, Geo Chobanov, Silvia Angelova, Svilen Nikolov, Evgenyi Stanimirov, Boyka Vasileva and others.

31 January, Thursday, 7 p.m

MERRY WIDOW (Die lustige Witwe) – operetta by Franz Lehar
Conductor : Svetoslav Borisov
Director: Mark Krone (Netherlands)
Starring: Angelina Mancheva, Valeri Georgiev, Geo Chobanov, Liliana Kondova, Plamen Georgiev and others.


Information and images courtesy: Varna Opera Theatre

Useful information:

Tickets prices vary from  8 to 30 leva. There is an option for a family package for 4 people: FAMILY OPERA, at the price of 20 leva.

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Varna Opera Theatre Box office:
Monday – Friday: 10 a.m. 7.30 p.m.
Saturday: 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

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