06 february 2023 The Little Red Riding Hood Ballet Sets The Mood On Saturday

The first event in Burgas - after the successful completion of 2022. and the creative leave for the entire team of the Burgas Opera in January, is a children's title whose premiere - on October 29, 2022, and the second performance - on November 12, 2020, were held with a full hall, an enthusiastic audience, and euphoric mood. On Saturday, February 11, at 11 a.m. in the hall of the State Opera - Burgas, the youngest friends of the musical and performing arts, accompanied by their parents or relatives, to whom one of the most popular children's tales - "Red Riding Hood" , has also been a favorite, prepare again for exciting experiences with the enchanting spectacle with stunning visuals based on the fairy tale story of Charles Perrault.

The wonderful production of Maria Tabakova, who recently, in addition to her stage birth, also became the mother of her second child - a son, fills the audience not only with mood and optimism, but especially for the children's audience, an unobtrusively presented lesson has been prepared, which is essential for building of the children's worldview.

With visible pleasure, the ballet artists build their funny images, in which they invest talent, combined with stage experience and an attitude towards the audience, which could not be lied to - the children.

The assistant directors of the production are Lina Peeva and Petar Tiholov, the designer of the beautiful costumes, revealing the most characteristic of each of the characters, is Natalie Markova, the multimedia, transporting to the fairy-tale world - through the means of modern technologies, is the work of Krasimir Marchev. The entire team of specialists from the technical services has prepared a spectacle at the highest level of visual perception. The sets of "Little Red Riding Hood" are extremely attractive - in the form of 3D mapping, costumes and props have modernized elements and bring pleasant playful surprises. The musical layout of the ballet production includes fragments of works by Gershwin, Prokofiev, Tchaikovsky, Grieg, Khachaturian and children's cartoons. All who are directly or indirectly involved in the adventure are charged with mood and creative energy and are preparing for a long stage life of the newest children's production of the Burgas Opera.

The well-known fairy tale of Little Red Riding Hood, the Wolf, the Grandmother, the Huntsman is told in an innovative way and contains the obligatory lesson for every fairy tale. In the plot of the premiere ballet performance, there are intertwined humorous elements, combined with the dynamics of the action and alternating beautiful musical motifs, guaranteeing excitement and aesthetic pleasure.

The roles on Saturday will be: Little Red Riding Hood - Daniela Turtumanova-Stoyanova, Wolf - Daniel Tichkov, Hunter - Kiril Filipov, Mother - Emona Georgieva, Grandmother - Maria Gabarova, Narrator - Branimir Nedkov. The show also features: Iva Kavrkova, Patricia Soares, Ilina Konstantinova, Kalina Nedelcheva.


"The different thing about this ballet performance is that there is a narrator "Charles Perrault" - Branimir Nedkov will be reincarnated in it. The plot line is kept according to the original of the fairy tale. There are many humorous moments in this ballet, which I hope will entertain the young audience. I have tried to add a light educational character to the production. So that every child can learn a lesson - "Goodness must always win", Maria Tabakova, who, in addition to being a director, is also the chairman of the Tourism Commission in the Municipal Council of Burgas, tells about the production: "The team I work with is very adaptable to new things. I am grateful for the invitation I received from Mr. Alexander Tekeliev!", adds Maria Tabakova.

The new children's production of the State Opera - Burgas is already a hit - don't miss the performance on Saturday, February 11!

Stay tuned for details on the rest of the Burgas Opera's creative calendar: on February 13 at 7 p.m., the concert show "Love Story" will be held in the Opera hall, where the wonderful young soloists Ioana Kadiyska and Yani Nikolov will perform music from favorite French films cinema, accompanied by the orchestra of the State Opera - Burgas, with conductor Deyan Pavlov. On February 17, at 7 p.m., the comic opera by Jacques Offenbach "The Beautiful Elena" will be presented. On February 18, at 11 a.m., children will once again follow the adventures of "Piff, Puff, Poof" with interest. On February 28 at 7:00 p.m., the performance of "La Traviata" by Giuseppe Verdi, with the main roles will be the laureates of the First National Competition for Young Opera Singers with International Participation "Stoyan Popov" / October 17-21, 2022 - Burgas /. There are also a number of concerts coming up in other cities in Bulgaria, where our musicians and artists are frequent and welcome guests.

Tickets for "Little Red Riding Hood" - at the box office of the Opera House, the "Chasovnika" box office, as well as on the Grabo networks: https://grabo.bg/burgas/chervenata-shapchitza-02v7tr

and Eventim: https://www.eventim.bg/en/tickets/drzhavna-opera-burgas-zala-opera-burgas-1332583/performance.html.