The National Theatre Opera

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  • Opera The Karlín Music Theatre

    Gounod: Romeo and Juliette

    In the Karlín Music Theatre

  • State Opera

    Performances of the State Opera at the Karlín Music Theatre

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  • Opera The National Theatre

    Puccini: Madama Butterfly

    Presented at the National Theatre


13. 3. 2017

Novikova and Popov thrilled the Prague audience

The winners of the prestigious Plácido Domingo Operalia Competition, Julia Novikova and Dmytro Popov, presented their talents at the National Theatre for the first time. Their performances were impeccable.

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“Julia is an emerging star – an excellent soprano with a brilliant voice, proving her talent in a TV production of RIGOLETTO which we did together. Working with her is a sheer delight as she sings and acts at a level  you usually only find in performers of many more years of experience. “ stated acclaimed tenor Plácido Domingo about young Russian soprano.

The New York Times called Dmytro Popov as "especially impressive, showing real metal in the voice." Popov arrived in the first Czech scene after fresh experience at the Wiener Staatsoper and The Royal Opera House Covent Garden. He has previously sung Count Vaudémont at Teatro Real in Madrid and at The Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow.

Julia Novikova as the Nightingale and Dmytro Popov as Count Vaudémont in a fairy-tale opera by Igor Stravinsky and Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky reprise their roles one more time on March 16th 2017.

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9. 3. 2017

New Premiere Is Here: La damnation de Faust

One of the most renowned pieces of musical romanticism will be performed by the Orchestra of the National Theatre on March 9 & 12, 2017. Don’t miss it!