23 july 2021 Successful Last Performance Of "Kiss Me, Kate!" In Burgas
Sparkling with mood, dynamics, splendor, beauty, and a playful wink - an intelligently thrown provocative glove to the audience, and a sealed emotion from what happened on stage are contained in the footage from the Broadway musical "Kiss Me, Kate!" on the stage of the Summer Theater on July 22 / Thursday /.
The last performance for Burgas / due to the limited number of performances with purchased copyrights / passed with a charge, appropriate to a successful series - in ascending gradation - as a combination of elements of the production, emotional exchange between artists, and visible pleasure from the performance, the script and masterfully combining all important components directing of Assoc. Prof. Dr. Alexander Tekeliev / assistant directors - Lina Peeva and Peter Tiholov /.
All the elements required for a quality performance were present, united by the beautiful, captivating, and heartfelt music of Cole Porter - as a reference to the romantic times of the "golden years" of American jazz culture.
Magnificent - as a presence and professional behavior - in the role of unifying factor of the performance, was the conductor Tsanislav Petkov, beautiful and inspired were the artists, each of whom seemed to live in what was happening on stage, and did not play a role in the play! The lines of action intertwined as "theater within theater", uniting the plot of "Taming the Shrew" by Shakespeare and events unfolding in the first half of the twentieth century.
The wonderful soloists of the State Musical Theater - the primate Edelina Kaneva, soprano, and the tenor Marcho Apostolov, the soloists of the Burgas Opera: Maria Tsvetkova-Madjarova, Branimir Nedkov, Delyan Slavov, Lina Peeva, Yordan Hristozov, Diman Panchev, Miroslav Dimitrov, Petar Tiholov Dinolov, Lyubomir Todorov, Alexander Perperiev and Valyu Totev, as well as the great-sounding orchestra, choir / with conductor Nevena Mihaylova / and the impressive with style and professionalism, ballet/choreography - Zhelka Tabakova /, were truly distributed on stage, with a palpable mood and messages they conveyed to an intelligent audience. And she reacts adequately, with taste and attitude to the playful lines and the great overall vision of the show / the wonderful innovative scenography and beautiful costumes, skillfully recreating the most characteristic of the era, are the work of Denis Ivanov /, as well as the masterful interpretation of all performers - both individually and as a whole musical-artistic suggestion.
The code of the "Kate" era in Burgas - something so new, different, grabbing and displacing layered concepts and clichés - on our and national stage, was brilliant!
"Kiss me, Kate!" was another event from the program of the Burgas Music Festival "Emil Chakarov" 2021. At the end of the successful performance, flower baskets were presented on behalf of the regional governor - Prof. Maria Neykova, and the mayor of Burgas - Mr. Dimitar Nikolov.
Expect a video!
Photos: State Opera - Burgas