The first performances have already been set for the first weekend in June. On Saturday 3 June 2017 you will be able to hear Puccini's Tosca, starring Iveta Jiříková, Luciano Mastro and Jiří Sulženko. This will immediately be followed on Sunday 4 June 2017 by Verdi's La traviata, under the baton of Jaroslav Kyzlink with Jana Šrejma-Kačírková, Aleš Briscein and Roman Janál in the lead roles.
On Saturday 8 July 2017 from 7pm you will be able to see Václava Krejčí Housková for the first time at Špilberk Castle in the role of Carmen in Bizet's famous opera.
The special atmosphere of Špilberk Castle's courtyard will be the setting for one August performance by the Janáček Opera of the NdB on Monday 28 August from 7pm. We will have the chance to see the drama Tosca with Iveta Jiříková, Luciano Mastro and Jiří Sulženko.
On the first Saturday in September (2.9.2017), you will be able to experience the latest opera production by the NdB, La Gioconda, the great Italian opera set in Venice by conductor Amilcare Ponchielli. The lead roles will be performed by Iveta Jiříková, Veronika Hajnová, Lenka Čermáková, Luciano Mastro, Svatopluk Sem and Jan Šťáva, conducted by Jaroslav Kyzlink. Sunday 3 September 2017 then sees the return to the courtyard of Bizet's Carmen starring Václava Krejčí Housková. The last opera production of this summer season at Špilberk Castle will be Verdi's drama La traviata, starring Jana Šrejma-Kačírková, Aleš Briscein and Svatopluk Sem.
Don't miss these unforgettable evenings with the Janáček Opera NdB at Špilberk Castle and choose from any of the seven opera performances. Tickets on-line or at the Customer Centre, Dvořákova 11, Brno.