A story of two brothers, separated by fate and then pitted against each other by their love for the same woman and by political turbulences – both unaware of their brotherhood...more
THE DEVILS OF LOUDUN
A fascinating story about possession, the madness of fanaticism, political ambitions and erotic passions on the one hand, and the will of independence and rejection to enter an enslaving system...more
ORPHEUS AND EURYDICE
Giorgio Madia, an Italian by birth, working as a choreographer for the most important European stages,is preparing Orpheus and Eurydice (the French version) for the first time, especially for the Krakow Opera.more
New Year in Vienna - End of Carnival at the Krakow Opera!
The Krakow Opera brought the Carnival to an end with a traditional Shrove Tuesday concert, this year held on 4 March 2014. Jaromir Nohavica was a special guest of the evening. The Czech bard enchanted the audience with his author version of Leporello's aria from “Don Giovanni” by Mozart. more »
“Witches” at the Krakow Opera
We invite you to take part in an unusual event which will take place on the Women’s Day, 8th March, at 6:00 pm. The opera concert titled “Witches” is an artistic continuation of the main idea behind the project “Woman – Knowledge – Power” carried out by the Association for Development... more »
"The Devils of Loudun" by Krzysztof Penderecki
On 14 and 16 March 2014 at 6.30 pm the Krakow Opera will stage “The Devils of Loudun”, one of the most important performances in our repertoire, which in 2008 was honoured with Jan Kiepura Award. This was the first opera in Krzysztof Penderecki’s career. The performance had its world premiere in 1969... more »
Krakow Opera — Best Place 2013!
We are pleased to inform you that the Krakow Opera has been hailed as the best place of 2013 in Krakow in the "Culture" category. It is already the second time when our theatre is granted the Best Place title (the first time was in 2011). The ranking has been based on opinions posted by visitors to an English-language website Local... more »
“Eugene Onegin” by M. Znaniecki for the first time in Naples!
After the great success of “Eugene Onegin” on the stages of Krakow (the well-received premiere in December 2010) and Spain, where Michał Znaniecki’s staging won a prestigious award of the Foundation Premios Líricos Teatro Campoamor for the best premiere production 2010/2011, the time has come to conquer Italy! more »
Sebastian Perłowski Among Finalists of Conducting Competition in Portugal!
Sebastian Perłowski, a conductor cooperating with the Krakow Opera, became one of three finalists of the International Conducting Competition “Concurso Jovens Maestros” in Lisbon, Portugal, and the winner of the 3rd prize in the International Conducting Competition in Bucharest. In 2013, he was nominated by music critics, journalists... more »