Sofia Opera and Ballet - Season 2017 / 2018

Calendar

December 2017

1
Dec
Friday
10:00
Stage: Small stage
Price of tickets: children - 10 leva. adults - 10 leva.
Sold out
Dec
Friday
11:00
Stage: Hall "Babies"
Dec
Friday
11:30
Stage: Small stage
Price of tickets: children - 10 leva. adults - 10 leva.
Dec
Friday
19:00
CHARACTERS AND CAST

CONRAD – EMIL YORDANOV
MEDORA – BORYANA PETROVA
GULNARA – SOFIA TSUTSAKOVA
LANKENDEM – JOHN ABENANTY
SEID PASHA – TRIFON MITEV

PAS DE TROIS ODALISQUES
VYARA IVANCHEVA, VENERA HRISTOVA, PAMELA PANDOVA

FOUR SOLOISTS GARDEN
ALEKSANDRA DRANGAZHOVA, VYARA IVANCHEVA, VENERA HRISTOVA,
PAMELA PANDOVA

FOUR PIRATES
DANIEL OBRESHKOV, RUMEN BONEV, SVETLIN STOYANOV, TEODOR VODENICHAROV

FORBAN SOLOISTS – IRINA ZHELEVA, GEORGI BANCHEV
ELEONORA MITEVA, GEORGI BANCHEV

FORBAN TWO PAIRS
AGNES KIEHL, GEORGI ASPARUHOV
ELEONORA MITEVA, IVAN GEORGIEV
DEBORA TOSHEVA, GEORGI ASPARUHOV
ELENA PETROVA, IVAN GEORGIEV
Stage: Big stage
Duration: 2:00
Intervals 1
2
Dec
Saturday
11:00
Stage: Small stage
Price of tickets: children - 10 leva. adults - 10 leva.
Sold out
Dec
Saturday
11:00
Stage: Hall "Babies"
Dec
Saturday
19:00
CHARACTERS AND CAST
CONRAD – TSETSO IVANOV
MEDORA – KATERINA PETROVA
GULNARA – VENERA HRISTOVA
LANKENDEM – JOHN ABENANTY
SEID PASHA – ROSEN KANEV

PAS DE TROIS ODALISQUES
VYARA IVANCHEVA, SOFIA TSUTSAKOVA, PAMELA PANDOVA

FOUR SOLOISTS GARDEN
ALEKSANDRA DRANGAZHOVA, VYARA IVANCHEVA, PAMELA PANDOVA,
SOFIA TSUTSAKOVA

FOUR PIRATES
DANIEL OBRESHKOV, RUMEN BONEV, SVETLIN STOYANOV, TEODOR VODENICHAROV

FORBAN SOLOISTS – IRINA ZHELEVA, GEORGI BANCHEV
ELEONORA MITEVA, GEORGI BANCHEV

FORBAN TWO PAIRS
AGNES KIEHL, GEORGI ASPARUHOV
ELEONORA MITEVA, IVAN GEORGIEV
DEBORA TOSHEVA, GEORGI ASPARUHOV
ELENA PETROVA, IVAN GEORGIEV
Stage: Big stage
Duration: 2:00
Intervals 1
3
Dec
Sunday
11:00
Stage: Small stage
Price of tickets: children - 10 leva. adults - 10 leva.
Dec
Sunday
11:00
Stage: Hall "Babies"
Dec
Sunday
16:00
CHARACTERS AND CAST
CONRAD – NIKOLA HADJITANEV
MEDORA – MARTA PETKOVA
GULNARA – VENERA HRISTOVA
LANKENDEM - JOHN ABENANTY
SEID PASHA – KIRIL IVANOV

PAS DE TROIS ODALISQUES
BORYANA PETROVA, SOFIA TSUTSAKOVA, PAMELA PANDOVA

FOUR SOLOISTS GARDEN
ALEKSANDRA DRANGAZHOVA, VYARA IVANCHEVA, PAMELA PANDOVA,
SOFIA TSUTSAKOVA

FOUR PIRATES
DANIEL OBRESHKOV, RUMEN BONEV, SVETLIN STOYANOV, TEODOR VODENICHAROV

FORBAN SOLOISTS – IRINA ZHELEVA, GEORGI BANCHEV
ELEONORA MITEVA, GEORGI BANCHEV

FORBAN TWO PAIRS
AGNES KIEHL, GEORGI ASPARUHOV
ELEONORA MITEVA, IVAN GEORGIEV
DEBORA TOSHEVA, GEORGI ASPARUHOV
ELENA PETROVA, IVAN GEORGIEV
Stage: Big stage
Duration: 2:00
Intervals 1
Dec
Sunday
17:00
Stage: Small stage
Price of tickets: children - 10 leva. adults - 10 leva.
5
Dec
Tuesday
10:00
Stage: Small stage
Price of tickets: children - 10 leva. adults - 10 leva.
6
Dec
Wednesday
10:00
Stage: Small stage
Price of tickets: children - 10 leva. adults - 10 leva.
Sold out
7
Dec
Friday
Stage: Big stage
8
Dec
Friday
10:00
Stage: Small stage
Price of tickets: children - 10 leva. adults - 10 leva.
Sold out
Dec
Friday
11:00
Stage: Hall "Babies"
Sold out
Dec
Friday
19:00
Libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa

Guest performance:
ALEXANDRINA PENDATCHANSKA in the role of Tosca and
KAMEN CHANEV in the role of Mario Cavaradossi

Characters and cast:
Baron Scarpia Biser Georgiev
Angelotti Petar Buchkov
Sacristan Ilia Iliev for the first time
Spoletta Nikolay Pavlov
Sciarrone Alexsandar Georgiev
Jailer Dimitar Stanchev
Shepherd Boy Yoana Kuleva

Orchestra and Chorus of the Sofia Opera and Ballet
Sofia Boys’ Choir
Conductor Grigor Palikarov
Director Plamen Kartaloff
Set Designer Miodrag Tabacki
Costume Designer Leo Kulas
Chorus Master Violeta Dimitrova
Chorus Master of the Sofia Boys’ Choir Adriana Blagoeva
Assistant Director Vera Beleva
Light Designer Andrei Hajdinyak, Emil Dinkov
Concert Master Teodora Hristova, Maria Evstatieva
Accompanists Ivaylo Ivanov, Yolanta Smolyanova,Pelagia Cherneva
Stage Managers Vera Beleva, Rositsa Kostova

Technical services and workshops of the Sofia Opera and Ballet
Stage: Big stage
Duration: 2:30
Intervals 1
9
Dec
Saturday
11:00
Stage: Small stage
Sold out
Dec
Saturday
11:00
Stage: Hall "Babies"
Dec
Saturday
15:00
Stage: Small stage
Price of tickets: children - 10 leva. adults - 10 leva.
Sold out
Dec
Saturday
19:00
Libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa

Characters and cast:
Tosca Tania Ivanova
Mario Cavaradossi Martin Iliev
Baron Scarpia Nikola Mijailovic
Angelotti Angel Hristov
Sacristan Anton Radev
Spoletta Nikolay Pavlov
Sciarrone Alexsandar Georgiev
Jailer Dimitar Stanchev
Shepherd Boy Yoana Kuleva

Orchestra and Chorus of the Sofia Opera and Ballet
Sofia Boys’ Choir

Conductor Grigor Palikarov
Director Plamen Kartaloff
Set Designer Miodrag Tabacki
Costume Designer Leo Kulas
Chorus Master Violeta Dimitrova
Chorus Master of the Sofia Boys’ Choir Adriana Blagoeva
Assistant Director Vera Beleva
Light Designer Andrei Hajdinyak, Emil Dinkov
Concert Master Teodora Hristova, Maria Evstatieva
Accompanists Ivaylo Ivanov, Yolanta Smolyanova,Pelagia Cherneva
Stage Managers Vera Beleva, Rositsa Kostova

Technical services and workshops of the Sofia Opera and Ballet
Stage: Big stage
Duration: 2:30
Intervals 1
10
Dec
Sunday
11:00
Stage: Small stage
Price of tickets: children - 10 leva. adults - 10 leva.
Sold out
Dec
Sunday
11:00
Stage: Hall "Babies"
Sold out
Dec
Sunday
16:00
Libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa

Guest performance:
ALEXANDRINA PENDATCHANSKA in the role of Tosca and
KAMEN CHANEV in the role of Mario Cavaradossi

Characters and cast:
Baron Scarpia Biser Georgiev
Angelotti Petar Buchkov
Sacristan Ilia Iliev for the first time
Spoletta Nikolay Pavlov
Sciarrone Alexsandar Georgiev
Jailer Dimitar Stanchev
Shepherd Boy Yoana Kuleva

Orchestra and Chorus of the Sofia Opera and Ballet
Sofia Boys’ Choir
Conductor Grigor Palikarov
Director Plamen Kartaloff
Set Designer Miodrag Tabacki
Costume Designer Leo Kulas
Chorus Master Violeta Dimitrova
Chorus Master of the Sofia Boys’ Choir Adriana Blagoeva
Assistant Director Vera Beleva
Light Designer Andrei Hajdinyak, Emil Dinkov
Concert Master Teodora Hristova, Maria Evstatieva
Accompanists Ivaylo Ivanov, Yolanta Smolyanova,Pelagia Cherneva
Stage Managers Vera Beleva, Rositsa Kostova

Technical services and workshops of the Sofia Opera and Ballet
Stage: Big stage
Duration: 2:30
Intervals 1
12
Dec
Tuesday
19:00
Stage: Big stage
13
Dec
Wednesday
10:00
Stage: Small stage
Price of tickets: children - 10 leva. adults - 10 leva.
14
Dec
Thursday
11:00
Stage: Small stage
Price of tickets: children - 10 leva. adults - 10 leva.
Sold out
15
Dec
Friday
10:00
Stage: Small stage
Price of tickets: children - 10 leva. adults - 10 leva.
Dec
Friday
11:00
Stage: Hall "Babies"
Sold out
Dec
Friday
19:00
Characters and cast:
Marie Marta Petkova
Drosselmeyer Rosen Kanev
Nutcracker Prince Nikola Hadjitanev
Mouse King Elenko Ivanov


Soloists and Ballet ensemble of the Sofia Opera
Orchestra of the Sofia Opera and Ballet

Conductor Boris Spasov
Choreography and direction Yuri Grigorovich
Scenography Simon Virsaladze
Concert Master Teodora Hristova, Maria Evstatieva
Assistant Ballet Master Nikolay Simachov
Artistic Director of the Ballet Sara-Nora Krysteva
Répétiteurs Maria Ilieva ,Yasen Valchanov,
Milena Simeonova, Trifon Mitev
Stage Manager Riolina Topalova
Stage: Big stage
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16
Dec
Saturday
11:00
Characters and cast:
Marie Boryana Petrova
Drosselmeyer Kiril Ivanov
Nutcracker Prince Emil Yordanov
Mouse King Elenko Ivanov


Soloists and Ballet ensemble of the Sofia Opera
Orchestra of the Sofia Opera and Ballet

Conductor Boris Spasov
Choreography and direction Yuri Grigorovich
Scenography Simon Virsaladze
Concert Master Teodora Hristova, Maria Evstatieva
Assistant Ballet Master Nikolay Simachov
Artistic Director of the Ballet Sara-Nora Krysteva
Répétiteurs Maria Ilieva ,Yasen Valchanov,
Milena Simeonova, Trifon Mitev
Stage Manager Riolina Topalova
Stage: Big stage
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Dec
Saturday
11:00
Stage: Small stage
Price of tickets: children - 10 leva. adults - 10 leva.
Sold out
Dec
Saturday
19:00
Characters and cast:
Marie Marta Petkova
Drosselmeyer Rosen Kanev
Nutcracker Prince Nikola Hadjitanev
Mouse King Elenko Ivanov


Soloists and Ballet ensemble of the Sofia Opera
Orchestra of the Sofia Opera and Ballet

Conductor Boris Spasov
Choreography and direction Yuri Grigorovich
Scenography Simon Virsaladze
Concert Master Teodora Hristova, Maria Evstatieva
Assistant Ballet Master Nikolay Simachov
Artistic Director of the Ballet Sara-Nora Krysteva
Répétiteurs Maria Ilieva ,Yasen Valchanov,
Milena Simeonova, Ivanka Kasabova
Stage Manager Riolina Topalova
Stage: Big stage
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17
Dec
Sunday
11:00
Stage: Small stage
Price of tickets: children - 10 leva. adults - 10 leva.
Sold out
Dec
Sunday
11:00
Stage: Hall "Babies"
Sold out
Dec
Sunday
16:00
Characters and cast:
Marie Katerina Petrova – for the first time
Drosselmeyer Rosen Kanev
Nutcracker Prince Tsetso Ivanov
Mouse King Mattew Wittle for the first time


Soloists and Ballet ensemble of the Sofia Opera
Orchestra of the Sofia Opera and Ballet

Conductor Boris Spasov
Choreography and direction Yuri Grigorovich
Scenography Simon Virsaladze
Concert Master Teodora Hristova, Maria Evstatieva
Assistant Ballet Master Nikolay Simachov
Artistic Director of the Ballet Sara-Nora Krysteva
Répétiteurs Maria Ilieva ,Yasen Valchanov,
Milena Simeonova, Trifon Mitev
Stage Manager Riolina Topalova
Stage: Big stage
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19
Dec
Tuesday
10:00
Stage: Small stage
Price of tickets: children - 10 leva. adults - 10 leva.
Sold out
Dec
Tuesday
19:00
Concert with the participation
of the Masha Ilieva Ballet School
Stage: Big stage
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20
Dec
Wednesday
19:00
Libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa

Guest performance:
ALEXANDRINA PENDATCHANSKA in the role of Tosca and

Characters and cast:
Mario Cavaradossi Martin Iliev
Baron Scarpia Biser Georgiev
Angelotti Petar Buchkov
Sacristan Ilia Iliev
Spoletta Nikolay Pavlov
Sciarrone Alexsandar Georgiev
Jailer Dimitar Stanchev
Shepherd Boy Yoana Kuleva

Orchestra and Chorus of the Sofia Opera and Ballet
Sofia Boys’ Choir
Conductor Grigor Palikarov
Director Plamen Kartaloff
Set Designer Miodrag Tabacki
Costume Designer Leo Kulas
Chorus Master Violeta Dimitrova
Chorus Master of the Sofia Boys’ Choir Adriana Blagoeva
Assistant Director Vera Beleva
Light Designer Andrei Hajdinyak, Emil Dinkov
Concert Master Teodora Hristova, Maria Evstatieva
Accompanists Ivaylo Ivanov, Yolanta Smolyanova,Pelagia Cherneva
Stage Managers Vera Beleva, Rositsa Kostova

Technical services and workshops of the Sofia Opera and Ballet
Stage: Big stage
Duration: 2:30
Intervals 1
Sold out
21
Dec
Thursday
19:00
Characters and cast:
Marie Marta Petkova Boryana Petrova
Drosselmeyer Rosen Kanev Kiril Ivanov
Nutcracker Prince Emil Yordanov
Mouse King Elenko Ivanov


Soloists and Ballet ensemble of the Sofia Opera
Orchestra of the Sofia Opera and Ballet

Conductor Boris Spasov
Choreography and direction Yuri Grigorovich
Scenography Simon Virsaladze
Concert Master Teodora Hristova, Maria Evstatieva
Assistant Ballet Master Nikolay Simachov
Artistic Director of the Ballet Sara-Nora Krysteva
Répétiteurs Maria Ilieva ,Yasen Valchanov,
Milena Simeonova, Trifon Mitev
Stage Manager Riolina Topalova
Stage: Big stage
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22
Dec
Friday
10:00
Characters and cast:
Amahl Maria Pavlova
The Mother Mariana Zvetkova
Kaspar Hrisimir Damyanov
Melchior Iliya Iliev
Balthazar Stefan Vladimirov
The Page Alexandar Georgiev
Shepherds Alexandrina Stoyanova, Diana Genova, Kalin Dushkov,
Nikolay Pavlov, Ovanes Kasparyan, Rada Toteva, Rumiana Petrova, Silvana Pravcheva, Sylvia Teneva, Stefan Dimitrov, Stoil Georgiev, Tsvetan Tsvetkov

Orchestra and ensemble soloists of the Sofia Opera and Ballet and children from the Masha Ilieva Ballet School

Conductor Stefan Nedyalkov
Director Yulia Krasteva
Set, costumes and multimedia Elena Shopova
Choreography Lora Nikolaeva
Concertmaster Maria Evstatieva
Répétiteur Petar Belneev
Stage Manager Rumyana Dimitrova
Stage: Big stage
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Dec
Friday
19:00
Characters and cast:
Marie Katerina Petrova
Drosselmeyer Rosen Kanev
Nutcracker Prince Tsetso Ivanov
Mouse King Mattew Wittle


Soloists and Ballet ensemble of the Sofia Opera
Orchestra of the Sofia Opera and Ballet

Conductor Boris Spasov
Choreography and direction Yuri Grigorovich
Scenography Simon Virsaladze
Concert Master Teodora Hristova, Maria Evstatieva
Assistant Ballet Master Nikolay Simachov
Artistic Director of the Ballet Sara-Nora Krysteva
Répétiteurs Maria Ilieva ,Yasen Valchanov,
Milena Simeonova, Ivanka Kasabova
Stage Manager Riolina Topalova
Stage: Big stage
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Dec
Friday
19:00
Stage: Small stage
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23
Dec
Saturday
11:00
Characters and cast:
Amahl Maria Pavlova
The Mother Mariana Zvetkova
Kaspar Hrisimir Damyanov
Melchior Iliya Iliev
Balthazar Stefan Vladimirov
The Page Alexandar Georgiev
Shepherds Alexandrina Stoyanova, Diana Genova, Kalin Dushkov,
Nikolay Pavlov, Ovanes Kasparyan, Rada Toteva, Rumiana Petrova, Silvana Pravcheva, Sylvia Teneva, Stefan Dimitrov, Stoil Georgiev, Tsvetan Tsvetkov

Orchestra and ensemble soloists of the Sofia Opera and Ballet and children from the Masha Ilieva Ballet School

Conductor Stefan Nedyalkov
Director Yulia Krasteva
Set, costumes and multimedia Elena Shopova
Choreography Lora Nikolaeva
Concertmaster Maria Evstatieva
Répétiteur Petar Belneev
Stage Manager Rumyana Dimitrova
Stage: Big stage
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Dec
Saturday
19:00
Characters and cast:
Marie Boryana Petrova
Drosselmeyer Kiril Ivanov
Nutcracker Prince Emil Yordanov
Mouse King Elenko Ivanov


Soloists and Ballet ensemble of the Sofia Opera
Orchestra of the Sofia Opera and Ballet

Conductor Boris Spasov
Choreography and direction Yuri Grigorovich
Scenography Simon Virsaladze
Concert Master Teodora Hristova, Maria Evstatieva
Assistant Ballet Master Nikolay Simachov
Artistic Director of the Ballet Sara-Nora Krysteva
Répétiteurs Maria Ilieva ,Yasen Valchanov,
Milena Simeonova, Ivanka Kasabova
Stage Manager Riolina Topalova
Stage: Big stage
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26
Dec
Tuesday
11:00
Characters and cast:
Amahl Maria Pavlova
The Mother Mariana Zvetkova
Kaspar Hrisimir Damyanov
Melchior Iliya Iliev
Balthazar Stefan Vladimirov
The Page Alexandar Georgiev
Shepherds Alexandrina Stoyanova, Diana Genova, Kalin Dushkov,
Nikolay Pavlov, Ovanes Kasparyan, Rada Toteva, Rumiana Petrova, Silvana Pravcheva, Sylvia Teneva, Stefan Dimitrov, Stoil Georgiev, Tsvetan Tsvetkov

Orchestra and ensemble soloists of the Sofia Opera and Ballet and children from the Masha Ilieva Ballet School

Conductor Stefan Nedyalkov
Director Yulia Krasteva
Set, costumes and multimedia Elena Shopova
Choreography Lora Nikolaeva
Concertmaster Maria Evstatieva
Répétiteur Petar Belneev
Stage Manager Rumyana Dimitrova
Stage: Big stage
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Dec
Tuesday
17:00
Characters and cast:
Marie Katerina Petrova
Drosselmeyer Rosen Kanev
Nutcracker Prince Tsetso Ivanov
Mouse King Mattew Wittle


Soloists and Ballet ensemble of the Sofia Opera
Orchestra of the Sofia Opera and Ballet

Conductor Boris Spasov
Choreography and direction Yuri Grigorovich
Scenography Simon Virsaladze
Concert Master Teodora Hristova, Maria Evstatieva
Assistant Ballet Master Nikolay Simachov
Artistic Director of the Ballet Sara-Nora Krysteva
Répétiteurs Maria Ilieva ,Yasen Valchanov,
Milena Simeonova, Trifon Mitev
Stage Manager Riolina Topalova
Stage: Big stage
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30
Dec
Saturday
19:00
Stage: Big stage
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31
Dec
Sunday
18:00
Stage: Big stage
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January 2018

10
Jan
Wednesday
19:00
Stage: Big stage
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11
Jan
Thursday
19:00
Characters and cast:
Marie Marta Petkova
Drosselmeyer Rumen Bonev - for the first time
Nutcracker Prince Nikola Hadjitanev
Mouse King Elenko Ivanov


Soloists and Ballet ensemble of the Sofia Opera
Orchestra of the Sofia Opera and Ballet

Conductor Boris Spasov
Choreography and direction Yuri Grigorovich
Scenography Simon Virsaladze
Concert Master Teodora Hristova, Maria Evstatieva
Assistant Ballet Master Nikolay Simachov
Artistic Director of the Ballet Sara-Nora Krysteva
Répétiteurs Maria Ilieva ,Yasen Valchanov,
Milena Simeonova, Ivanka Kasabova
Stage Manager Riolina Topalova
Stage: Big stage
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12
Jan
Friday
10:00
Stage: Small stage
Price of tickets: children - 10 leva. adults - 10 leva.
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Jan
Friday
11:00
Stage: Hall "Babies"
Jan
Friday
19:00
Guest performance: KAMEN CHANEV in the role of Calaf

Characters and cast:
Turandot Bayasgalan Dashnyam
Altoum Miroslav Andreev
Timur Angel Hristov
Liu Radostina Nikolaeva
Ping Atanas Mladenov
Pang Nikolay Pavlov
Pong Hrisimir Damianov
Mandarin Nikolay Petrov

Orchestra, Chorus and Ballet of the Sofia Opera

Conductor Grigor Palikarov
Director Plamen Kartaloff
Designer Ioanna Manoledaki
Chorus Master Violeta Dimitrova
Conductor of the children’s choir Tanya Lazarova
Assistant Stage Director Julia Krasteva
Movement Consultant Svetlin Ivelinov
Concertmaster Teodora Hristova, Maria Evstatieva
Répétititeurs Milen Stanev, Pelagia Cherneva, Ivaylo Ivanov, Mariana Toteva
Senior Stage Manager Vera Beleva
Stage Managers Vladimir Gorchakov, Stefka Georgieva
Translation and surtitles Simeon Todorov

Technical services and workshops of the Sofia Opera and Ballet
Stage: Big stage
Duration - 3:00
Interlude - 2
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13
Jan
Saturday
11:00
Stage: Small stage
Price of tickets: children - 10 leva. adults - 10 leva.
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Jan
Saturday
11:00
Stage: Hall "Babies"
Jan
Saturday
19:00
Conductor JORZ DIMITROVCharacters and Cast:
Prince Ramiro Hrisimir Damyanov
Dandini Atanas Mladenov
Don Magnifico Nikolay Petrov
Clorinda Milena Gurova
Tisbe Blagovesta mekki – Tsvetkova
Angelina (Cenerentola) Maria Jinga
Alidoro Martin Tzonev

Orchestra and Chorus of the Sofia Opera and Ballet

Conductor George Dimitrov
Director Vera Petrova
Scenography Boryana Angelova
Costume Designer Hristina Mihaleva - Zorbalieva
Movement and choreography Maria Loukanova
Chorus Master Violeta Dimitrova
Artistic lightening Andrej Hajdinjak
Assistant Director Rositsa Kostova
Concertmaster Teodora Hristova, Maria Evstatieva
Recitatives – piano Ivailo Ivanov
Accompanists Ivailo Ivanov, Milen Stanev,Pelagia Cherneva
Stage Managers Vera Beleva, Rositsa Kostova, Maria Pavlova
Translation and subtitles Snejina Russinova - Zdravkova

Technical Services and Ateliers of the Sofia Opera and Ballet
Stage: Big stage
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14
Jan
Sunday
11:00
Stage: Big stage
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Jan
Sunday
17:00
Characters and cast:
Marie Marta Petkova
Drosselmeyer Rumen Bonev - for the first time
Nutcracker Prince Nikola Hadjitanev
Mouse King Elenko Ivanov


Soloists and Ballet ensemble of the Sofia Opera
Orchestra of the Sofia Opera and Ballet

Conductor Boris Spasov
Choreography and direction Yuri Grigorovich
Scenography Simon Virsaladze
Concert Master Teodora Hristova, Maria Evstatieva
Assistant Ballet Master Nikolay Simachov
Artistic Director of the Ballet Sara-Nora Krysteva
Répétiteurs Maria Ilieva ,Yasen Valchanov,
Milena Simeonova, Ivanka Kasabova
Stage Manager Riolina Topalova
Stage: Big stage
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19
Jan
Friday
10:00
Stage: Small stage
Price of tickets: children - 10 leva. adults - 10 leva.
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Jan
Friday
11:00
Stage: Hall "Babies"
Jan
Friday
19:00
Characters and cast:
Violetta Valery Diana Tugui
Flora Tsveta Sarambelieva
Annina Ivanka Ninova
Alfredo Mihailo Malafii
Giorgio Germont Biser Georgiev
Gastonne Hrisimir Damyanov
Barone Douphol Dimitar Stanchev
Marchese d’Obigny Stoil Georgiev
Dottore Grenvil Nikolay Petrov
Gioseppe Slavi Manov
Commissione Vanyo Dimitrov

Orchestra, Chorus and Ballet of the Sofia Opera

Conductor Erich Wächter
Producer Plamen Kartaloff
Revival Director Vera Petrova
Designer Ivan Savov
Choreography Riolina Topalova
Chorus Master Violeta Dimitrova
Lighting Designer Andrej Hajdinjak
Concertmasters Teodora Hristova, Maria Evstatieva
Répétiteurs Ivaylo Ivanov, Yolanta Smolyanova, Milen Stanev, Pelagia Cherneva
Stage Managers Vera Beleva, Rositsa Kostova, Stefka Georgieva
Translation and surtitles Simeon Todorov

Technical services and workshops of the Sofia Opera and Ballet
Stage: Big stage
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20
Jan
Saturday
11:00
Stage: Small stage
Price of tickets: children - 10 leva. adults - 10 leva.
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Jan
Saturday
11:00
Stage: Hall "Babies"
Jan
Saturday
19:00
Cast: soloists, choir and orchestra
Conductor BETATRICE VENEZI
Stage: Big stage
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21
Jan
Sunday
11:00
Stage: Big stage
Price of tickets: children - 10 leva. adults - 10 leva.
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Jan
Sunday
11:00
Stage: Hall "Babies"
Jan
Sunday
12:30
Stage: Small stage
Price of tickets: children - 10 leva. adults - 10 leva.
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Jan
Sunday
16:00
Characters and cast:
Violetta Valery Ramona Tulumani
Flora Tsveta Sarambelieva
Annina Ivanka Ninova
Alfredo Rosen Nenchev
Giorgio Germont Svilen Nikolov
Gastonne Hrisimir Damyanov
Barone Douphol Dimitar Stanchev
Marchese d’Obigny Stoil Georgiev
Dottore Grenvil Angel Hristov
Gioseppe Slavi Manov
Commissione Vanyo Dimitrov

Orchestra, Chorus and Ballet of the Sofia Opera

Conductor Erich Wächter
Producer Plamen Kartaloff
Revival Director Vera Petrova
Designer Ivan Savov
Choreography Riolina Topalova
Chorus Master Violeta Dimitrova
Lighting Designer Andrej Hajdinjak
Concertmasters Teodora Hristova, Maria Evstatieva
Répétiteurs Ivaylo Ivanov, Yolanta Smolyanova, Milen Stanev, Pelagia Cherneva
Stage Managers Vera Beleva, Rositsa Kostova, Stefka Georgieva
Translation and surtitles Simeon Todorov

Technical services and workshops of the Sofia Opera and Ballet
Stage: Big stage
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24
Jan
Wednesday
19:00
Characters and Cast:
Larina Alexandrina Stoyanova-Andreeva
Tatyana Lilia Kehayova
Olga Gloria Kanaeva
Filippyevna Vesela Yaneva
Eugene Onegin Alexey Zhmudenko
Lensky Emil Pavlov
Prince Gremin Angel Hristov
Company Commander Stefan Dimirtov
Zaretsky Dimitar Stanchev
Triquet Krasimir Dinev

Orchestra, Chorus and Ballet of the Sofia Opera

Conductor Ivan Kozhuharov
Director Vera Petrova
Musical and style preparation Larisa Gergieva
Set Design Alexander Kostyuchenko
Literary Consultant Prof. Lyudmil Dimitrov
Costume Designer Steve Almerighi
Chorus Master Violeta Dimitrova
Costume Designer Steve Almerighi
Choreography Riolina Topalova
Multimedia Effects Artist Elena Shopova
Concertmaster Teodora Hristova, Maria Evstatieva
Artistic Lighting Emil Dinkov
Assistant Director Vladimir Gorchakov
Assistant Costume Designer Hristiyana
Mihaleva-Zorbalieva
Répétiteur of the ballet Milena Simeonova
Senior Stage manager Vera Beleva
Stage Managers Vladimir Gorchakov,
Stefka Georgieva, Rumyana Dimitrova
Répétiteurs Yolanta Smolyanova, Milen Stanev
Répétiteurs of the chorus Svetlana Ananievska
Surtitles Yulia Krasteva
Stage: Big stage
Duration - 3:15
Interlude - 2
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26
Jan
Friday
10:00
Stage: Small stage
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Jan
Friday
11:00
Stage: Hall "Babies"
Jan
Friday
19:00
Guest performance: KAMEN CHANEV in the role of Duke of Mantua

Characters and Cast:
Rigoletto, his jester Biser Georgiev
Gilda, Rigoletto’s daughter Diana Vasileva
Sparafucile Angel Hristov
Maddalena Blagovesta Mekki-Tsvetkova
Giovanna Rumiana Petrova
Count Monterone Nikolay Petrov
Marullo Atanas Mladenov
Borsa Angel Antonov
Count Ceprano Stoil Georgiev
Countess Ceprano Silvana Pruvcheva
Page Nadia Koleva
Officer Georgi Dukov

Orchestra and Chorus of Sofia Opera and Ballet

Conductor George Dimitrov
Director Plamen Kartaloff
Set Designer Lubomir Jordanov
Costume Designer Elena Ivanova
Assistant stage Director Vera Petrova
Chorus master Violeta Dimitrova
Concert Master Teodora Hristova, Maria Evstatieva
Stage Managers Vera Beleva, Rositza Kostova, Stefka Georgieva
Subtitle and Translation Simeon Todorov

Technical services and workshops of the Sofia Opera and Ballet
Stage: Big stage
Duration - 3:00
Interlude - 1
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27
Jan
Saturday
11:00
Stage: Small stage
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Jan
Saturday
11:00
Stage: Hall "Babies"
Jan
Saturday
19:00
Characters and Cast:
The Duke of Mantua Daniel Damyanov
Rigoletto, his jester Plamen Dimitrov
Gilda, Rigoletto’s daughter Irina Zhekova
Sparafucile Angel Hristov
Maddalena Blagovesta Mekki-Tsvetkova
Giovanna Rumiana Petrova
Count Monterone Dimitar Stanchev
Marullo Atanas Mladenov
Borsa Rosen Nenchev
Count Ceprano Stoil Georgiev
Countess Ceprano Silvana Pruvcheva
Page Nadia Koleva
Officer Georgi Dukov

Orchestra and Chorus of Sofia Opera and Ballet

Conductor George Dimitrov
Director Plamen Kartaloff
Set Designer Lubomir Jordanov
Costume Designer Elena Ivanova
Assistant stage Director Vera Petrova
Chorus master Violeta Dimitrova
Concert Master Teodora Hristova, Maria Evstatieva
Stage Managers Vera Beleva, Rositza Kostova, Stefka Georgieva
Subtitle and Translation Simeon Todorov

Technical services and workshops of the Sofia Opera and Ballet
Stage: Big stage
Duration - 3:00
Interlude - 1
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28
Jan
Sunday
11:00
Stage: Small stage
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Sunday
11:00
Stage: Hall "Babies"
Jan
Sunday
16:00
CARMEN
Ballet on music by Bizet
Choreography and directing Alberto Alonso

Characters and cast:
Carmen Katerina Petrova
Jose Emil Yordanov
Escamillo Tsetso Ivanov
Zúñiga Elenko Ivanov
Fate Venera Hristova

Soloists and Ballet ensemble of the Sofia Opera

Assistant-Choreographer Sonya Alonso
Set Designer Boryan Belchev
Costume Designer Hristiana Mihaleva – Zorbalieva
Assistant Director and Stage Manager Riolina Topalova
Repetiteurs Maria Ilieva, Yasen Valchanov

This performance has the special permission of
Musikverlang hans Sikorski GmbH&Co.KG, Hamburg

RHAPSODY IN BLUE
Ballet on music by George Gershwin
Choreographer and Director Riolina Topalova

Soloists and Ballet ensemble of the Sofia Opera

The performance is played on a record
Stage: Big stage
Duration - 2:20
Interlude - 1
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February 2018

2
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Friday
10:00
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Friday
19:00
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Saturday
11:00
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Saturday
19:00
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Sunday
11:00
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Sunday
17:00
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8
Feb
Thursday
19:00
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9
Feb
Friday
10:00
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Friday
11:00
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Feb
Friday
19:00
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10
Feb
Saturday
11:00
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Saturday
11:00
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Feb
Saturday
19:00
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Duration: 2:00
Intervals 1
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Feb
Sunday
11:00
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Sunday
11:00
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Feb
Sunday
16:00
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15
Feb
Thursday
19:00
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Duration - 3:00
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16
Feb
Friday
10:00
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Feb
Friday
11:00
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Feb
Friday
19:00
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Duration - 3:00
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17
Feb
Saturday
11:00
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Feb
Saturday
19:00
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18
Feb
Sunday
11:00
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Sunday
11:00
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Sunday
16:00
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22
Feb
Thursday
19:00
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23
Feb
Friday
10:00
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24
Feb
Saturday
11:00
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Saturday
11:00
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Saturday
19:00
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Feb
Sunday
11:00
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Sunday
11:00
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Sunday
16:00
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28
Feb
Wednesday
10:00
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1
Mar
Thursday
10:00
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Thursday
19:00
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Mar
Friday
10:00
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Friday
11:00
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Mar
Friday
19:00
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Duration - 3:00
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4
Mar
Sunday
11:00
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Sunday
11:00
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9
Mar
Friday
10:00
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Friday
11:00
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10
Mar
Saturday
11:00
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Saturday
11:00
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11
Mar
Sunday
11:00
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Sunday
11:00
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16
Mar
Friday
10:00
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Friday
11:00
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17
Mar
Saturday
11:00
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Saturday
11:00
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18
Mar
Sunday
11:00
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Sunday
11:00
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22
Mar
Thursday
19:00
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Mar
Friday
10:00
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Friday
11:00
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Mar
Friday
19:00
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24
Mar
Saturday
11:00
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Saturday
11:00
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25
Mar
Sunday
11:00
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Sunday
11:00
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Mar
Sunday
19:00
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28
Mar
Wednesday
19:00
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29
Mar
Thursday
19:00
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30
Mar
Friday
10:00
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Friday
11:00
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Mar
Friday
19:00
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31
Mar
Saturday
11:00
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Saturday
11:00
Stage: Hall "Babies"

April 2018

1
Apr
Sunday
16:00
Stage: Big stage
Duration - 3:15
Interlude - 1
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5
Apr
Thursday
19:00
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28
Apr
Saturday
19:00
Stage: Big stage
29
Apr
Sunday
16:00
Stage: Big stage

May 2018

12
May
Saturday
13
May
Sunday
Duration: 2:00
Intervals 1
18
May
Friday
19
May
Saturday
Duration - 6:00
Interlude - 2
21
May
Monday
23
May
Wednesday
26
May
Saturday
19:00
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27
May
Sunday
16:00
Stage: Big stage
Duration - 2:20
Interlude - 1
31
May
Thursday
19:00
Stage: Big stage
Duration - 3:00
Interlude - 1

June 2018

1
Jun
Friday
19:00
Stage: Big stage
Duration - 3:15
Interlude - 2
2
Jun
Saturday
19:00
Stage: Big stage
Duration - 2:20
Interlude - 1
3
Jun
Sunday
16:00
Stage: Big stage
8
Jun
Friday
19:00
Stage: Big stage
Duration - 3:15
Interlude - 1
9
Jun
Saturday
19:00
Stage: Big stage
Duration - 3:15
Interlude - 1
10
Jun
Sunday
16:00
Stage: Big stage
Duration - 3:15
Interlude - 1

July 2018

5
Jul
Thursday
18:00
Stage: Big stage
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6
Jul
Friday
18:00
Stage: Big stage
Duration - 6:00
Interlude - 2
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8
Jul
Sunday
18:00
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10
Jul
Tuesday
18:00
Stage: Big stage
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