14 and 17 March 2019
She sacrificed everything for love and art, and all that was left in the end was emptiness and death…
Puccini‘s most-performed opera in Jiří Heřman’s staging inspired by the famous singer Maria Callas. Peter Berger as Cavaradossi for the first time!
Saariaho: L’AMOUR DE LOIN
23, 24 and 29 March 2019
Our tender words sail between the shores
A poetic staging of an opera which combines the inspiration of troubadour poetry with the unique sound of music by the Finnish composer Kaija Saariaho.Meet the production team 23 March at 5.30pm, JT foyer
27 and 30 March, 17 April and 2 May 2019
A game of the soul and love with a demon of our own making…
This special project created for the Brno Exhibition Centre is now being brought to the Janáček Theatre. Starring Pavla Vykopalová, Kateřina Kněžíková, Jan Šťáva and Eduard Martynyuk.
Martinů: the EpIC oF Gilgamesh / Purcell: Dido and Aeneas
4 and 6 April 2019
One is loved because one is loved…
Great love stories, the luminous music of Bohuslav Martinů evoking ancient rhythms in monumental choruses, and the delicate emotions of High English Baroque from Henry Purcell.
Ponchielli: La Gioconda
26 and 28 April, 14 and 17 May 2019
Death in Venice
A tale of passionate and unrequited love full of betrayal, hatred and revenge filled with rousing music by a master of Italian grand opera. Starring Csilla Boross, Iveta Jiříková, Luciano Mastro and Svatopluk Sem.