CINDERELLA

4, 5 October 2014

The ballet rendition of the popular fairy tale of Cinderella, two mean stepsisters and a cruel stepmother has been prepared by Giorgio Madia, an eminent choreographer from Milan.

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ORPHEUS AND EURYDICE

17, 18 October 2014

The staging of Christoph Willibald Gluck’s opera becomes a real gem…"Gazeta Wyborcza"

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MADAMA BUTTERFLY

24, 25, 26 October

The opera tells the story of a relationship between a geisha Cio-Cio-San and a lieutenant of the United States Navy.

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    News

    60th Anniversary of the Krakow Opera

    In October we will witness the culmination of the celebrations of the Krakow Opera’s 60th anniversary, inaugurated in June 2014 by the 18th Summer Festival. The Marshal of the Krakow Province, Marek Sowa, took honorary patronage over the event. The celebrations will start with an ‘Anniversary Concert’ (10 October)   more »

    AFTER PRESS CONFERENCE OF ‘MEFISTOFELE’

    On 23 September 2014, the Krakow Opera played host to a press conference devoted to the premiere performance of Arrigo Boito’s ‘Mefistofele’ (25 September). The staging has been prepared in co-operation with Trondheim Symphony Orchestra (Trondheim Symfoniorkester) as part of the project ‘Opera Divertimento...   more »

    Rehearsals for Arrigo Boito’s “Mefistofele” are in progress

    The Krakow Opera prepares for the staging of Arrigo Boito’s “Mefistofele” directed by Tomasz Konina and conducted by maestro Tomasz Tokarczyk. The premiere performance of the opera will take place on 25 September 2014 and will inaugurate the new artistic season 2014/2015.   more »

    Interview with Małgorzata Walewska

    We encourage you to read an interview with Małgorzata Walewska, a soloist of the world’s greatest opera stages, published in the Gazeta Wyborcza daily on 22 August 2014. The famous singer is interviewed by editor Mateusz Borkowski.   more »

    September and October at the Krakow Opera!

    We will inaugurate the new artistic season 2014/2015 on 25 September with the premiere performance of Arrigo Boito’s Mefistofele, directed by Tomasz Konina and conducted by Tomasz Tokarczyk. It will subsequently be staged 0n 26, 28 and...   more »

    Opera Divertimento in Tomaszowice

    About a dozen of famous opera arias resounded on 22 July in Tomaszowice to mark the end of singing workshops run by Professor Ryszard Karczykowski. Soloists from Poland, Norway and France took part in the workshops. The finalists were...   more »