The annual Opera Open Festival in Plovdiv begins on June 19, 2022 with a concert for peace at the Ancient Theater.
The concert, which starts at 9 p.m., will feature the Children’s Choir of Bulgaria – with 300 children from all over Bulgaria – as well as soloists and the orchestra of the Plovdiv Opera.
The festival lasts until September 14th.
Highlights of the 2022 Opera Open program include premieres of the ballet performance Anna Karenina, the opera Nabucco and the return of the performance Orpheus and Eurydice, seen by more than 7000 people in 2019 when Plovdiv was European Capital of Culture.
Guest artists with international careers such as Stefano Poda, Leo Mujic, Jose Cura, Carlos Almager, Michal Znaniecki, Ursula Horner, Krassimira Stoyanova, Marta Petkova, Kiril Manolov, Martin Tsonev, Maria Radoeva and others will be performing at the Ancient Theater this summer.
All details of the program are available online in English on the website of the Plovdiv State Opera.
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