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 February 6
"Un ballo en machera" by G.  Verdi
For Dmitry Bertman, the stage director, “Un ballo in maschera” opera is about two passions, two drugs which attract almost everyone – power and love. The basis for the plot is a political conspiracy, where love is a small change. The ruler took a fancy to his friend’s wife. The conspirators make a whole story on this occasion an turn a loyal follower into an opposition leader. More...







Elena Obraztsova has gone
Dmitry Bertman: “From me and from the whole troupe of Moscow musical theatre Helikon-opera I express my deepest and sincere condolences in the connection of death of our beloved Elena Vasilievna Obraztsova”.
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A New Year in Lukomorye
In the beginning of January the New Year performances for children were held in Helikon-opera. This time the young spectators saw the music tale of “New Year in Lukomorye” after A. Koruchekov play. The director Ilya Ilin, composer – Alexander Pokidchenko.
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"Die Fledermaus" in Helikon-opera
Every year Moscow musical theater Helikon-Opera presents his fans and viewers a traditional New Year gift - the play "Die Fledermaus". Spectators of the performance are welcomed guests of magically merry masked ball, along with the heroes and famous Strauss's operetta, actors of theater, stage and cinema. 
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Alisa Gitsba concert in Helikon-opera
On December, 5 a recital of the Honoured Artist of Russia, People's Artist of Abkhsia Alisa Gitsba was held in Helikon-opera. This evening totalled the 20 years music way of the singer.
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Rehearsals of "Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk district" in Italian theatre Comunale di Bologna
Rehearsals of "Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk district" are going at full speed in Italian theatre Comunale di Bologna. Choir and orchestra rehearsals are finishing, soloists of Helikon-opera are joining the process today. 
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Mozart's Requiem performed by Helikon-opera artists
On November 30, Helikon-opera artists performed Mozart's Requiem in Roman Catholic Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception of Virgin Mary in Moscow.
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"Mazeppa" in Helikon-opera
Tchaikovsky's "Mazeppa" performance in Dmitry Bertman production was held in Helikon-opera on November 21-23.
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"Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District" in the Teatro Comunale di Bologna
On November 17, 2014 Moscow musical theater "Helikon-Opera" under Dmitry Bertman begins work on a joint project with the Teatro Comunale di Bologna (Bologna, Italy) - production of Dmitry Shostakovich's opera "Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk District".
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The list of winners of "Opera lover" contest and the list of participants of the gala-concert, which will take place in Helikon-opera
On November 3, 2014 at 21:00 we invite you to Moscow musical theater Helikon-Opera under Dmitry Bertman to a "Opera lovers" gala concert, which will take place in the framework of "Night of the Arts", held by the Department of Culture of Moscow. 
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A list of international jury of NANO-OPERA Competition of young opera directors
We publish a list of international jury of "NANO-OPERA", the second competition of young opera directors. Applications are to be sent to: until February 01, 2015. Regulation of the Competition is published on websites.
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We publish a statue of NANO-OPERA, the Second International competition for young opera directors.
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Soloist of "Helikon-Opera" Marina Karpechenko will participate in the concert "Angel, Demon and others ..." 
By the 200th anniversary since M. Lermontov's birth (1814 - 1841) Novaya Opera presents the program "Angel, Demon and others ...", which was prepared by the head of the Literature Department of the theater, music critic, pianist Michael Segelman. The program of the 25 works of 17-year-composers is a kind of Lermontov's image in vocal music of XIX - XX centuries
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To the attention of all opera lovers of all ages and professions!
Moscow musical theater "Helikon-Opera" announces a casting for the participation in "Opera lovers" project, held by the Department of Culture of Moscow within the "Night of the Arts”. The aim of the project is to enable talented opera lovers to enter the stage and sing for the audience popular opera arias and duets along with soloists and a professional symphony orchestra.
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The premiere of "La Belle Helene" in Helikon-opera
On October 3rd, 2014 the premiere of "La Belle Helene" by G. Offenbach was held on stage of "Helikon-opera" theatre under Dmitry Bertman. 
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Vote for "Un ballo in maschera"!
A short-list for "The Star of the Theater-2014" prize is announced. "Un ballo in maschera" is among the top three in "The Best Musical Performance" category. You can vote for our performance here:
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Back in the USSR in Bauman's Garden
On September 14th, artists of Helikon-opera showed Back in the USSR performance at the festival "Theatre. Favourites" of Moscow 24 TV channel in Bauman's Garden.
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Helikon-opera in Bauman's Garden
Moscow 24 TV channel invites the citizens of Moscow to Bauman's Garden to "Theatre. Favourites" festival. Drama, music, puppet and other theatres will take part in the festival. Helikon-opera artists will perform with "Back in the USSR" program at 21.00.
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Helikon-opera at the Day of the City of Moscow
Concert program "Love Forever", which Helikon arists presented, has been already appreciated by spectators, who saw it at the Variety Theatre. The program includes twenty one song about love which are romantic hits, lyrical music, beloved by several generations. 
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Congratulations to Natalia Zagorinskaya
Today is the birthday of the soloist of the Moscow musical theater "Helikon-Opera" under Dmitry Bertman the People's Artist of Russia Natalia Zagorinskaya. The Chairman of the Union of Theatre Workers of the Russian Federation, People's Artist of Russia Alexander Kalyagin sent his congratulations to prima.
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The opening of the 25th season in "Helikon-opera"
On August 21, 2014 in "Helikon in Arbat" a meeting of the troupe of "Helikon-Opera" on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the theatrical season was held. 
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The opening of the exhibition of Oleg Patrin in "Helikon-opera"
On august 21st the photoexhibition of Oleg Patrin works was opened in Helikon-opera's lounge.
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Innovators of Moscow Competition
Department of Science, Industrial Policy and Entrepreneurship in Moscow announced the launch of the Moscow Innovators Competition, which is held pursuant to the instructions of the Mayor of Moscow Sergei Sobyanin and which aim is to involve employees of the Moscow Government and subordinate organizations in the innovation process, to identify promising ideas and projects, create a space for ideas and best practices exchange. 
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