Opera 11. 10. 2016

Orff´s operas: suitable even for the unexperienced ears

The National Theatre Opera prepared two opera specialities for its audience that can be seen and heard during one evening: the two one-act fairytale operas Die Kluge and Der Mond by Carl Orff, globally known for the famous cantata Carmina Burana. These operas premiere on 20 and 21 October 2016 under the baton of Zbyněk Müller and the director will be Jiří Nekvasil.

Ballet 5. 10. 2016

The Little Mermaid – world premiere of a new ballet

The immortal tale of the true love of a mermaid for an earthly prince, penned by the famed Danish author H. C. Andersen, has inspired the choreographer Jan Kodet, the renowned stage directors’ tandem SKUTR (Martin Kukučka and Lukáš Trpišovský), the composer Zbyněk Matějů, the set designer Jakub Kopecký and the costume designer Alexandra Grusková to create a new ballet production. World premiere: 10 November 2016 at the Estates Theatre