LARGE-SCALE PRODUCTIONS RETURN TO THE JANÁČEK THEATRE

After a break of more than a year, large-scale classic operas as well as unique 20th-century works are returning to the stage of the Janáček Theatre.  Book your tickets in good time so you don’t miss the productions presented in blocks!

Puccini: Tosca

14 and 17 March 2019

tosca

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!

TICKETS 14. 3.
TICKETS 17. 3. 

Saariaho: L’AMOUR DE LOIN

23, 24 and 29 March 2019                   

láska

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

TICKETS 23. 3.
TICKETS 24. 3.
TICKETS 29. 3. 

Gounod:  Faust

27 and 30 March, 17 April and 2 May 2019

faust

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.

TICKETS 27. 3.
TICKETS 30. 3.
TICKETS 17. 4.
TICKETS 2. 5.

Martinů: the EpIC oF Gilgamesh / Purcell: Dido and Aeneas

4 and 6 April 2019                  

epos

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.  

TICKETS 4. 4.                                             
TICKETS 6. 4. 

Ponchielli: La Gioconda

26 and 28 April, 14 and 17 May 2019  

gioconda

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.

TICKETS 26. 4.
TICKETS 28. 4.
TICKETS 14. 5.
TICKETS 17. 5.