The National Theatre Opera

RepertoireProgramme and tickets
  • Opera The Estates Theatre

    Rossini: La Cenerentola

    21 October - An Italian comic opera

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  • Opera The Estates Theatre

    Donizetti: Viva la mamma

    3 and 19 November

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  • Concert Forum Karlín

    Beethoven Berg | Wagner

    16 November - A concert at the Forum Karlín with Lidia Baich, Meagan Miller, Andreas Schager a. o.

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  • Opera The National Theatre

    Janáček: Jenůfa

    Alžběta Poláčková in the title role

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  • State Opera

    Performances of the State Opera at the Karlín Music Theatre

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Kate and DevilFor families with children

We present you the offer of the National Theatre Opera productions appropriate for families with children. We recommend the minimal age under each title. For morning and afternoon performances you may apply the discount of 20% on tickets for your children under 15. This discount can be applied both online and at the National Theatre box offices.

For parents and children
The National Theatre Opera performs productions suitable for children, as listed below. 
Each of the productions has assigned the minimum recommended age. Morning and afternoon performances are available at a discount of 20% for children up to the age of 15, which can be applied upon purchasing tickets at box offices and online.

Hänsel and Gretel
5+, The Karlin Music Theatre
The production is directed by Matěj Forman, who has created the magical sets for La Belle et la Bête and Enchantia. The fairy-tale opera for the whole family is performed in Czech with English surtitles.
The Cunning Little Vixen
7+, The National Theatre
What happens after the forester brings home a little vixen from the woods? The story of the vixen, her growing up and regaining freedom. And of the schoolmaster’s difficulties with love, reminiscences of the priest, and how the forester ultimately encounters the vixen again. 
The Bartered Bride
7+, The National Theatre
When matchmaker Kecal altogether with stuttering Vašek enter into Jenik and Mařenka’s way, Jenik must outwit Kecal’s tricks and safe the common happiness. Everything is livened up by comedians. 
The Devil and Kate
5+, The National Theatre
A fairy-tale of the dauntless Kate, the shrewd shepherd Jirka and the deceived devil Marbuel in the traditional production featuring Adolf Born’s wonderful sets and costumes.
The Jacobín
7+, The National Theatre
A returning to the classroom and days of yore in an action-packed production replete with comic situations and ardent professions.
7+, The Karlin Music Theatre
The moving story of a hapless water nymph who has left her world to live amidst the humans, driven by a desire for love. The production is staged by the renowned director of films for children Zdeněk Troška.
The Nightingale /Jolanta
9+, The National Theatre
TheatreThe first opera by Igor Stravinsky and the final opera by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, two totally different musical universes, yet both of them based on fairy-tale motifs.