National Theatre on the Water
Tickets can be purchased on the website of the National Theatre and at the box offices of the National Theatre.
OutsideApproximate running time
30 minutes, no intermission
THE OPERA IS BACK! and we hope for a safe “voyage” back into your lives. Come and join us for a cruise on the waves of classical music!
The NATIONAL THEATRE ON THE WATER open-air event takes place on Saturdays of 19th June and 26th. Playing on board of a boat, the orchestra of the National Theatre and the State Opera will accompany our soloists performing highlights of current program of the Czech leading opera house. The entry will be FREE.
Sailing towards you on the waves of the Vltava river will be a selection of the best pieces taken from our repertoire – organized around treasured numbers of both Czech and world opera. Come and enjoy the beauty of opera from the banks of the river.
Stop: in the evening of 26th June
8:30-9:00 PM – mooring at Rašín Riverfront
There will be selections from Verdi's La traviata, Rigoletto, Aida, Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake, Mascagni's Cavalleria rusticana and Puccini's La bohème.
Bella Bohemia, a high-tech boat provided by Prague Boatss is propelled by an electrical engine meaning that the machinery will not disturb the live music production in any way.
The event is held under the auspices of the Minister of Culture, Mr. Lubomír Zaorálek, and the Mayor of Prague, Mr. Zdeněk Hřib.
The event will have to be cancelled in case of bad weather.
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