20 november 2021 Three-hour Splendor With The "Marriage of Figaro" Оn Friday

The three-hour magnificent combination of music, artistry, and inspiration in W.A. Mozart's opera "The Marriage of Figaro" was a smiling and charming finale of the week with the beauty and light of contact with art.
Brilliant vocal sound, cohesion and synchrony in the ensemble performances, balanced and precise sound of the orchestra, skilled conductor - maestro Tsanislav Petkov, and wonderful soloists - the mark of high quality was again indisputable for the next successful performance of the Burgas Opera troupe.
The artists told - through the means of musical-theatrical art, an entertaining story with unexpected plot lines and, of course, as the tradition of comic operas dictates, a happy ending.
And the audience, which, despite the complicated circumstances, was not small at all and had a tangible intelligent presence, respect, and attitude to the messages of music. The performance was attended by students from the National School of Music and Performing Arts "Prof. Pancho Vladigerov" - Burgas and GPAE "Geo Milev" / English High School /, who had prepared a wonderful message to the Burgas Opera and a beautiful color arrangement:
"Dear artists, we wish you health, success, creative inspiration, and resilience, despite the difficulties! We know that times are difficult for all of us, and especially for those who depend on the audience, the halls, the" life "in art. However, if you have the will to overcome obstacles, the way forward is safe! Ars longa, vuta brevis! " / "Life is short, art is eternal" / - by the representatives of FUCH "Music" from English Language High School "Geo Milev".
The traditional basket of flowers was presented for the magnificent artists on behalf of the Mayor of Burgas Dimitar Nikolov.
And at the end of the performance, during the bows greeted by the audience, the bassist Diman Panchev - introduced himself tonight in the role of Don Bartolo, moved, thanked Dr. Yaneva from the Burgasmed Hospital, who was present at the performance. saved many lives, including his own - in a time of continuing trial for all of us.
The wonderful soloists deserved admiration: the bass
Kostadin Mechkov - Figaro, soprano Maria Tsvetkova-Madzharova - Suzana, Nona Krastnikova, soprano - Countess Almaviva, baritone Branimir Nedkov - Graf Almaviva, Diman Panchev, bass - Don Bartolo, tenor Yani Nikolov - Don Basilio and Don Curcio, Kalina Popova, mezzo-soprano - Marcelina / who also takes care of the wonderful make-up and wigs of the artists /, mezzo-soprano Lina Peeva - Cherubino, bass Petar Tiholov - The Gardener, Stefka Hristozova, soprano - Barbarina, pianist Raina Popova, who performed the piano recitatives! Professionally, as always, the musicians from the orchestra under the direction of maestro Petkov and the artists from the choir of the Burgas Opera with choirmaster Nevena Mihaylova presented themselves.
There was a mood, and finesse, and a joke, and a pinch of elegantly presented lesson in today's performance of "The Wedding of Figaro". And the award-winning truth is that Mozart's music is a universal balm for the treatment of mental wounds in difficult times - with its incomparable elegance and filigree phrases, carrying an aristocratic flavor and fine drawing of musical expression, with its life-affirming charge.


Photos: State Opera - Burgas