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Don Giovanni 2018

Estates Theatre (Stavovské divadlo), Železná, Praha 1 - Staré Město, 110 00

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When?

  • Thu 23. 8. 2018 19.00
  • Fri 24. 8. 2018 19.00
  • Sat 25. 8. 2018 19.00
  • Sun 26. 8. 2018 19.00
  • Wed 29. 8. 2018 19.00
  • Thu 30. 8. 2018 19.00
  • Fri 31. 8. 2018 19.00

In the summer of 2018, the Estates Theatre will host performances of the legendary Don Giovanni production directed by Václav Kašlík, which received its premiere in 1969.

The sets, designed by Josef Svoboda, inventively encompass the architectural elements of the auditorium itself, integrating the proscenium boxes as the main component of the scenery, and thus capitalising on the fact that the Estates Theatre was the venue of the world premiere of the “Opera of Operas”. The opening night, on 29 October 1787, was conducted by the composer himself.

The opera will be performed in the original Italian, with Czech and English surtitles.

author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

conductor: Richard Hein/Jiří Štrunc
stage director: Václav Kašlík, Jiří Nekvasil
sets: Josef Svoboda, Daniel Dvořák
costumes: Theodor Pištěk
chorus master: Adolf Melichar

cast: Martin Bárta/Jiří Hájek/Roman Hoza/Svatopluk Sem, Miloš Horák/David Nykl/František Zahradníček, Petra Alvarez Šimková/Marie Fajtová/Yukiko Kinjo ...

duration: 3 h

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