See trailers of the productions and events of the 2015/16 season. Here you will also find videos from press conferences and other reports.
Watch Teatr Wielki prepare to stage a show
New titles of the season 2015/16
Repertoire of the season 2015/16
Giuseppe VerdiLibretto: Francesco Maria after Victor Hugo’s play Le roi s’amuse | World premiere: 11 March 1851, Gran Teatro La Fenice, Venice | Polish premiere: 8 November 1853, Teatr Wielki, Warsaw | Premiere of this production: 12 March 1997
Richard WagnerLibretto: Richard Wagner after Heinrich Heine’s From the Memoirs of Herr von Schnabelewopski | World premiere: 2.01.1843, Semperoper, Dresden | Polish premiere: 6.02.1902, Teatr Miejski, Lviv | Premiere of this production: 16.03.2012, Teatr Wielki - Polish National Opera
Gaetano DonizettiOpera seria in two acts | Libretto: Giuseppe Bardari | In the original Italian | Co-produced by: Royal Opera House Covent Garden; Gran Teatre del Liceu; Théâtre des Champs-Élysées | Premiere 20 February 2015
An interview with Krzysztof Pastor, a choreographer and Director od the Polish National Ballet
Idea and libretto: Paweł Chynowski, based on the memoirs of Giacomo Casanova | World premiere: 28 May 2015
Libretto: Marius Petipa, Siergiej Chudiekow | Music: Ludwig Minkus | Arranged by: John Lanchbery | World premiere: Bolshoi Theatre, 4 February 1877 | Premiere of this production: American Ballet Theatre, New York, 21 May 1980 | Premiere in the Teatr Wielki - Polish National Opera: 15 May 2004
Who works at the Teatr Wielki in Warsaw? Opera singers, a conductor, a director. And apart from them? Dyers, hatmekers, florists, ushers, carpenters, Upholsterers, shomakers, and many many more. Have a glimpse where the audience can’t normally see. Meet people who never work at the backstage.
Dancers of the Lithuanian National Ballet and Opera Theatre have nominated the Polish National Ballet to take part in the Ice Bucket Challenge. Challenge accepted!
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