19 October - Music by Theresienstadt composers and their contemporariesMore information
16. 10. 2019
Soon to be open!
The last guided tour of the State Opera building site took place in the presence of the Minister of Culture Lubomír Zaorálek. From October 23, you can visit the exhibition on the reconstruction of the State Opera in the operational building of the National Theater on Václav Havel Square. The exhibition presents milestones of the general reconstruction of the opera building.
11. 10. 2019
The Art Director of the National Theater Opera Per Boye Hansen celebrates his birthday today. Opera staff wished him Happy Birthday.
12. 9. 2019
The National Theatre in Prague announces an audition for members of the State Opera Chorus in the SECOND SOPRANO group (to replace singers on maternity leave). It will take place on Thursday 24 October 2019 from 1 pm at the National Theatre Operations Building, Ostrovní 1, Prague 1. The applicants are required to perform two arbitrary arias, or one aria and one song.
The National Theatre in Prague also announces an audition for members of the State Opera external choir in all voice categories, which will be held on Thursday 24 October 2019 from 2 pm at the National Theatre Operations Building, Ostrovní 1, Prague 1. The applicants are required to perform two arbitrary arias, or one aria and one song.
Please send your applications in writing to the address:
Libor Novák – Secretary of the State Opera Chorus, Ostrovní 1, 110 00 Praha 1
or by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org . For more information, call 773 759 383.
12. 9. 2019
Music, and opera in particular, is among the most intimate witnesses to the flights and falls of human freedom. And it is undoubtedly one of its most ardent advocates. A concert opening the 2019/20 season and dedicated to the 30th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution in Czechoslovakia, which was held on 12 September at the National Theatre historical building, featured superb opera singers, the National Theatre Orchestra and Chorus, conducted by Jaroslav Kyzlink.
4. 9. 2019
The famous Russian composer Rodion Shchedrin visited Prague to present his opera LOLITA. On 4 September 2019, he appeared at a press conference, which was also attended by Pelageya Kurennaya, who will portray the role of Lolita, Daria Rositskaya, who will portray Charlotte, and the conductor Sergey Neller. We look forward to the premiere performances, scheduled to be given on 3 and 5 October 2019 at the Estates Theatre!