15 december 2022 Festive Mood At The Opera With "The Nutcracker" On Sunday

At the end of the eventful 2022 year for the State Opera - Burgas, with successful performances - both in Burgas and on stages in many cities in Bulgaria, the traditional festive performance of "The Nutcracker", music by P. I. Tchaikovsky, is coming. production and direction - Prof. Hikmet Mehmedov. The ballet extravaganza is based on the popular fairy tale of E.T. Hoffman Through the means of the fine art of dance, on Sunday, December 18, at 7 p.m., the artists from the ballet troupe of the Burgas Opera will retell the story of Masha, her adventures in the magical world of dreams and the fairy-tale metamorphosis that turned the Nutcracker into a prince, with who experience wonderful adventures in a dreamlike reality.

In addition to the soloists and ensemble of the ballet of the State Opera - Burgas, the stage extravaganza on Sunday in the Opera hall will also be attended by graduates from the ballet classes of NUMSI "Prof. Pancho Vladigerov" - Burgas and Children's Ballet Theater "Kapka". The lavish scenography, held in a fairy-tale Christmas style, as well as the exquisite costumes, were created by the artist Radostin Chomakov. The tutor of the ballet troupe is Galina Kalcheva, assistant director - Petar Tiholov.

The remarkable staging of the landmark ballet, which is traditionally performed at Christmas, is the work of Prof. Hikmet Mehmedov and combines the best of the generally accepted look for a festive performance with the distinguished choreographer and director's perfectionism - in terms of details, implicit messages, giving an emotional filling to the constructed images. It is no accident that the production of The Nutcracker has enjoyed long-standing success on the stage, as it is an emanation of the best of the classical school, adding softness, finesse and taste to every single detail through which the exquisite overall vision is built.

The beautiful story of Masha and the Nutcracker, which turned into the girl's wonderful dream in Prince, will be recreated by the soloists of the ballet troupe Daniela Turtumanova-Stoyanova and Teodor Tsakov. The image of the Black Queen will be reincarnated by the soloist Emona Georgieva - she made her debut in the role on the stage in the "Sliven" hall in the "city of a hundred voivodes", and in February of this year she also debuted in the role of Masha in Burgaska scene. Svetlan Nikolov will play Drosselmeyer, Fritz will once again be Alexandra Raeva from the Children's Ballet Theater "Drop" - the talented Alex made her debut in the role in December 2021. Masha's friends will be Iva Kavrakova and Ilina Konstantinova, In the role of the mother Elena Georgieva enters Masha.

The attractive ensembles include Spanish dance - Natalie Ivanova and Kiril Filipov, Indian dance - Gergana Georgieva, Bianka-Helen Giovanelli and Stoyan Furtunov, Chinese dance - Ivana Fialkovska and Nayden Naydenov, Russian dance - Kalina Nedelcheva, Maria Gabarova, Elizabeth Dimova and Stefan typical,

Graceful "Snowflakes" woven into the overall festive extravaganza on the stage will be Natalie Ivanova, Ilina Konstantinova, Elena Georgieva, Maria Gabarova, Bianca-Helen Giovanelli, Patricia Soares, Kalina Nedelcheva, Ivana Fialkovska, Elizabeth Dimova, Sabina Koseva.

The elegant Pink Waltz is danced by: Natalie Ivanova, Iva Kavrkova, Ivana Fialkovska, Gergana Georgieva, Stefan Tipikov, Kiril Filipov, Nayden Naydenov, Stoyan Furtunov. Maria Gabarova, Violeta Goranova, Bianca-Helen Giovanelli, Patricia Soares, Kalina Nedelcheva, Sabina Koseva. In the role of parents will be Bianka-Helen Giovanelli, Ivana Fialkovska, Maria Gabarova, Gergana Georgieva, Kiril Filipov, Stefan Tipikov, Stoyan Furtunov, Daniel Dimitrov. Black forces will be Kiril Filipov, Stefan Tipikov, Stoyan Furtunov, and Daniel Dimitrov. Maid - Violeta Goranova.

After the successful performances in the Opera hall - on December 13 - the performance was special for hundreds of students from SU "St. St. Cyril and Methodius" - Burgas, as well as on the stage in Sliven, "The Nutcracker" will traditionally create a festive mood in the hall of the Burgas Opera - on Sunday, and on December 22nd there will be a performance in the "Artium" hall in the town of Nessebar.

The day before the ballet performance - on December 17, Saturday, at 10:30 a.m. for the little ones, the State Opera - Burgas has prepared the traditional holiday morning "The Christmas Tree in the Opera". Parents can get information at the box office of the Opera House, the "Chasovnika" box office and by phone: 056 / 841 740; mobile - 0884 025 918, 0885 265 925.