Performances

  • Warsztat-ON dla dzieci 10+

    Warsztat-ON dla dzieci 10+

    Projekt edukacyjny dla dzieci 10+

    15 October 2022,
    10 December 2022,
    28 January 2023,
    15 April 2023

    Zajęcia prowadzi kompozytor i aranżer Jan Stokłosa

  • A Sea of Dreams did Breathe on me... Songs of reflection and nostalgia for soprano, mezzo-soprano, baritone, mixed choir and orchestra
  • Aida

    Aida

    Giuseppe Verdi

    14,15,16 October 2022,
    4,5,6 November 2022

    Opera in four acts | Libretto: Antonio Ghislanzoni | In the original Italian with Polish surtitles

    • Conductor: Patrick Fournillier
    • Director, set and lighting designer: Roberto Laganà Manoli
    • Chorus Master: Mirosław Janowski
    • Choreography : Emil Wesołowski
  • Beethoven and the Dutch school

    Beethoven and the Dutch school Premiere

    Ludwig van Beethoven / Hans van Manen, Ted Brandsen, Toer van Schayk

    18,19,20,21 May 2023,
    2,3,4 June 2023

    Ballet triple bill | Premiere: 18 May 2023

    • Choreography & Costumes (1): Hans van Manen
    • Choreography & Set Design (2): Ted Brandsen
    • Choreography, Set & Costume Design (3): Toer van Schayk
    • Conductor: Alexei Baklan
    • Staging (1): Rachel Beaujean
    • Set Design (1): Jean-Paul Vroom
    • Lighting (1): Joop Caboort
    • Lighting (3): Jan Hofstra
  • BER. Ballet Triple Bill

    BER. Ballet Triple Bill

    Bondara / Ekman / Rimeikis

    20 November 2022

    Ballet of the Poznań Opera House

  • Carmen

    Carmen

    Georges Bizet

    14,15,16 April 2023,
    5,6,7 May 2023

    Opera in four acts | Libretto: Henri Meilhac, Ludovic Halévy | In the original French with Polish surtitles

    • Conductor: Patrick Fournillier
    • Director: Andrzej Chyra
    • Set Designer: Barbara Hanicka
    • Costume Designer: Magda Maciejewska
    • Lighting Designer: Bartosz Nalazek
    • Choreography: Jacek Przybyłowicz
    • Video Projections: Michał Jankowski
    • Dramaturgy: Małgorzata Sikorska-Miszczuk
    • Dramaturgic cooperation: Michał Kurkowski
    • Chorus Master: Mirosław Janowski
    • Children;s Choir Master: Danuta Chmurska
    • Hair and Make up: Marek Bryczyński
  • Carmina Burana (Blink of an eye) – BMW Art Club

    Carmina Burana (Blink of an eye) – BMW Art Club

    BMW Art Club: Future is Art

    24,25,26 February 2023

    • Conductor: Lorenzo Passerini
    • Visual concept: Boris Kudlička
    • Dramaturgy cooperation: Krzysztof Knurek
    • Video Projections: Bartek Macias
    • Lighting Designer: Marc Heinz
    • Lighting Designer: Bogumił Palewicz
    • Consultation on the intepretation, text analysis and script: Jarosław Mikołajewski
    • Chorus Master: Mirosław Janowski
    • Children’s Choir Master: Danuta Chmurska
    • BMW Art Club Project curator: Stach Szabłowski
  • Chorus opera

    Chorus opera Premiere

    7,8,9,28,29,30 October 2022,
    4 February 2023,
    30 April 2023

    Bizet, Leoncavallo, Mascagni, Moniuszko, Orff, Penderecki, Puccini, Szymanowski

    • Conductor: Patrick Fournillier
    • Chorus Master: Mirosław Janowski
    • Director: Jere Erkkilä
    • Set and Costume Designer: Anna Kontek
  • Creations 15

    Creations 15

    Collage / young choreographers

    12,14,15 January 2023

    15th Choreographic Workshop of the Polish National Ballet

  • Dance workshops: The Finale
  • Don Quixote

    Don Quixote

    Minkus / Petipa, Gorski, Alexei Fadeyechev

    15,16,17,18 September 2022,
    21,22,23 December 2022,
    15,16 March 2023

    Ballet in three acts | Libretto: Marius Petipa after Miguel de Cervantes | Premiere: 29 May 2014

    • Choreographer: Marius Petipa
    • Choreographer: Aleksandr Gorski
    • New version of choreography : Alexei Fadeyechev
    • Conductor (September ‘22 performances): Alexei Baklan
    • Conductor (December ‘22, March ‘23 performances): Marta Kluczyńska
    • Set and costume: Thomas Mika
    • Choreographer’s assistant: Ekaterina Shavlishvili
    • Choreographer’s assistant: Tatyana Rastorgueva
    • Lighting: Steen Bjarke
  • Dracula

    Dracula

    Wojciech Kilar / Krzysztof Pastor

    21,22,23,25 October 2022,
    15,16,17,18 December 2022,
    16,17,18,19 February 2023

    Ballet in two acts with a prologue and epilogue | Libretto: Paweł Chynowski after the novel by Bram Stoker

    • Choreography and production: Krzysztof Pastor
    • Conductor (October ‘22, February ‘23 performances): Patrick Fournillier
    • Conductor (December performances): Marta Kluczyńska
    • Set and Costume Designer: Charles Cusick Smith i Phil R. Daniels
    • Lighting: Jon Buswell
    • Choreographer’s assistant: Simonetta Lysy
    • Choreographer’s assistant: Cédric Ygnace
    • Lighting Adaptation : John-Paul Percox
  • Exodus/Flights-Harnasie

    Exodus/Flights-Harnasie

    Wojciech Kilar, Karol Szymanowski / Anna Hop, Izadora Weiss

    28,29,31 January 2023

    Ballet evening in two parts | Choreography: Anna Hop, Izadora Weiss

    • Choreographer and Costume Designer EXODUS: Anna Hop
    • Choreographer and Costume Designer FLIGHTS-HARNASIE: Izadora Weiss
    • Conductor: Marta Kluczyńska
    • Pianist: Piotr Sałajczyk
    • Sets, Lighting and Multimedia EXODUS: Małgorzata Szabłowska
    • Sets FLIGHTS-HARNASIE: Katarzyna Sobańska & Marcel Sławiński
    • Video Projections: Bartek Macias
    • Lighting FLIGHTS-HARNASIE: Bogumił Palewicz
  • Family Fun at the Wielki

    Family Fun at the Wielki

    Educational project 5+

    25 March 2023,
    22 April 2023,
    13 May 2023,
    17 June 2023

  • Fredriana

    Fredriana

    22,24,28,30 June 2023

    Ballet evening in two parts | Celebrating the Bicentenary of Stanisław Moniuszko’s Birth Stanisław Moniuszko / Conrad Drzewiecki, Anna Hop

    • Choreography SARMATIAN PARABLE : Conrad Drzewiecki
    • Staging SARMATIAN PARABLE : Emil Wesołowski
    • Libretto, Choregraphy and Directing HUSBAND AND WIFE: Anna Hop
    • Interludes HUSBAND AND WIFE: Wojciech Kostrzewa
    • Staging assistant SARMATIAN PARABLE : Renata Smukała
    • Set Designer SARMATIAN PARABLE : Jan Bernaś
    • Set Design Reconstruction SARMATIAN PARABLE : Lilia Ostrouch
    • Set & Lighting Designer, Video Projections HUSBAND AND WIFE: Małgorzata Szabłowska
    • Costume Designer SARMATIAN PARABLE : Krzysztof Pankiewicz
    • Costume Design Reconstruction SARMATIAN PARABLE : Katarzyna Załęcka
    • Costume Design HUSBAND AND WIFE: Maciej Zień
    • Lighting SARMATIAN PARABLE : Maciej Igielski
  • Giselle

    Giselle Premiere

    Adolphe-Charles Adam / Jean Coralli, Jules Perrot / Marius Petipa

    25,26,27,30 November 2022,
    1,2,4,5 April 2023

    Romantic ballet in two acts | Libretto: Théophile Gautier and Jules-Henri Vernoy de Saint-Georges

    • Choreography: Jean Coralli
    • Choreography: Jules Perrot
    • Staging: Maina Gielgud
    • Conductor: Patrick Fournillier
    • Set and Costume Design: Andrzej Kreutz Majewski
    • Set Design Adaptation: Małgorzata Szabłowska
    • Costume Design Adaptation: Katarzyna Rott
    • Lighting: Maciej Igielski
  • Gustaw Holoubek in memoriam

    Gustaw Holoubek in memoriam

    Concert

    21 April 2023

    A special concert in tribute to one of Poland’s most prominent contemporary cultural figures

  • King Roger

    King Roger

    Karol Szymanowski

    10,12 February 2023

    Opera in three acts | Libretto: Karol Szymanowski, Jarosław Iwaszkiewicz | In the original Polish with English surtitles

    • Conductor : Michał Klauza
    • Director: Mariusz Treliński
    • Set Designer: Boris Kudlička
    • Costume Designer: Konrad Parol
    • Lighting Designer: Marc Heinz
    • Video Projections: Bartek Macias
    • Choreography: Tomasz Jan Wygoda
    • Dramaturgy: Piotr Gruszczyński
    • Hair and Make-up Designer: Waldemar Pokromski
    • Chorus Master: Mirosław Janowski
    • Children’s Choir Master: Danuta Chmurska
  • La bohème

    La bohème

    Giacomo Puccini

    4,8,9,10,11 December 2022

    POSTPONED UNTIL 2021/22 SEASON

    • Conductor: Patrick Fournillier
    • Director: Barbara Wysocka
    • Set Designer: Barbara Hanicka
    • Costume Designer: Julia Kornacka
    • Choreography: Tomasz Jan Wygoda
    • Lighting Designer: Marc Heinz
    • Video Projections: Lea Mattausch
    • Video Projections: Artur Sienicki
    • Chorus Master: Mirosław Janowski
    • Casting director: Izabela Kłosińska
    • Children’s Choir Master: Danuta Chmurska
  • La forza del destino

    La forza del destino Premiere

    Giuseppe Verdi

    13,15,18,20,22 January 2023

    Opera in four acts | Libretto: Francesco Maria Piave after Don Álvaro Ángel Pérez de Saavedra and Friedrich Schiller

    • Conductor: Patrick Fournillier
    • Director: Mariusz Treliński
    • Set Designer: Boris Kudlička
    • Dramaturgy: Marcin Cecko
    • Costume Designer: Moritz Junge
    • Choregraphy: Maćko Prusak
    • Lighting Designer: Marc Heinz
    • Video Director: Bartek Macias
    • Make up: Waldemar Pokromski
    • Chorus Master: Mirosław Janowski
  • Madama Butterfly

    Madama Butterfly

    Giacomo Puccini

    26,28,31 May 2023

    Japanese tragedy in three acts | Libretto: Giuseppe Giacosa, Luigi Illica | In the original Italian with Polish surtitles

    • Conductor: Patrick Fournillier
    • Director: Mariusz Treliński
    • Set Designer: Boris Kudlička
    • Costume Designer: Paweł Grabarczyk
    • Costume Designer: Magdalena Tesławska
    • Choreography: Emil Wesołowski
    • Lighting Designer: Stanisław Zięba
  • Maria de Buenos Aires

    Maria de Buenos Aires Premiere

    Astor Piazzolla

    16,21,23 March 2023,
    29 April 2023,
    12,14 May 2023

    • Conductor: Piotr Staniszewski
    • Director: Wojciech Faruga
    • Dramaturgy: Mikita Iłinczyk
    • Set, Costume & Lighting Designer: Katarzyna Borkowska
    • Choreography: Krystian Łysoń
  • Meet a Virtuoso

    Meet a Virtuoso

    Educational project 10+

    23 October 2022,
    6 November 2022,
    26 March 2023,
    23 April 2023,
    14 May 2023,
    18 June 2023

    Concert for young people

  • Meetings with Muzalinda

    Meetings with Muzalinda

    Educational project for groups (children aged 5–8)

    9,26 October 2022,
    17 November 2022,
    14,18 December 2022,
    29 January 2023,
    28 March 2023,
    16 April 2023,
    18 May 2023,
    1 June 2023

  • Musical matinées

    Musical matinées

    2 October 2022,
    20 November 2022,
    4 December 2022,
    22 January 2023,
    12 March 2023,
    2 April 2023,
    28 May 2023,
    4 June 2023

    Sunday concerts for children combined with tales about different instruments and composers as well as music puzzles.

  • Musical matinées for adults

    Musical matinées for adults

    16 October 2022,
    15 January 2023,
    21 May 2023

    Sunday mornings witch chamber music

  • New Year's Eve Gala
  • Obsessions

    Obsessions

    Schubert / Pastor | Karłowicz / Wesołowski | Schnittke, Górecki / Pastor

    30 September 2022,
    1,2,8 October 2022,
    21,22,23 April 2023

    Ballet evening in three parts | Music: Franz Schubert; Mieczysław Karłowicz; Alfred Schnittke; Henryk Mikołaj Górecki

  • Opera in the Frame

    Opera in the Frame

    Educational project 10+ for groups

    8 March 2023,
    13 April 2023,
    10 May 2023

  • Opera Lessons

    Opera Lessons

    Educational project for groups aged 10+

    18 January 2023,
    22 March 2023

  • Opera University for Adults

    Opera University for Adults

    1 October 2022,
    5 November 2022,
    3 December 2022,
    21 January 2023,
    11 March 2023,
    1 April 2023,
    20,27 May 2023,
    3 June 2023

    Talks about opera at the opera. An educational programme for adults

  • Opera University for Children

    Opera University for Children

    1 October 2022,
    5 November 2022,
    3 December 2022,
    21 January 2023,
    11 March 2023,
    1 April 2023,
    20,27 May 2023,
    3 June 2023

    Talks on opera at the opera. Educational programme for children aged 10–13.

  • Paria

    Paria

    A concert version of the Stanisław Moniuszko opera

    26 October 2022

    Poznań Opera Company

    • : Jacek Kaspszyk
    • : Mariusz Otto
  • Peter Grimes

    Peter Grimes Premiere

    Benjamin Britten

    23,25,27,29 June 2023

    • Conductor: Michał Klauza
    • Director: Mariusz Treliński
    • Dramaturgy: Marcin Cecko
    • Set Designer: Boris Kudlička
    • Costume Designer: Marek Adamski
    • Choreography: Maćko Prusak
    • Lighting Designer : Marc Heinz
    • Video Director: Bartek Macias
    • Make up: Waldemar Pokromski
    • Chorus Master: Mirosław Janowski
  • Polish music for four hands

    Polish music for four hands

    Educational project 10+

    18 April 2023

    Concert for young people

  • Premiere Preludes: Beethoven

    Premiere Preludes: Beethoven

    16 May 2023

    Symphony concert heralding the premiere of ‘Beethoven and the Dutch School’

  • Premiere Preludes: Britten

    Premiere Preludes: Britten

    22 June 2023

    Symphony concert heralding the premiere of Britten’s ‘Peter Grimes’.

  • Premiere Preludes: Verdi

    Premiere Preludes: Verdi

    12 January 2023

    Symphony concert heralding the premiere of Verdi’s ‘La forza del destino’.

  • Rigoletto

    Rigoletto

    Giuseppe Verdi

    24,25,26,28 March 2023

    Opera in three acts | Libretto: Francesco Maria Piave after Victor Hugo | In the original Italian with Polish surtitles

    • Conductor: Patrick Fournillier
    • Director: Gilberto Deflo
    • Set Designer: Ezio Frigerio
    • Costume Designer: Franca Squarciapino
    • Choreography: Zofia Rudnicka
    • Lighting Designer: Stanisław Zięba
    • Chorus Master: Mirosław Janowski
  • Sephar Tango

    Sephar Tango

    Finale of the 19th Singer’s Warsaw Festival of Jewish Culture

    4 September 2022

    A fusion of the tango and Sephardic music performed by Yasmin Levy, the Gang Tango and their guests

  • Sinfonia Varsovia
  • Singing workshops: The Finale
  • The Haunted Manor

    The Haunted Manor

    Stanisław Moniuszko

    23,26,28 April 2023

    Opera in four acts | Libretto: Jan Chęciński | In the original Polish with English surtitles

    • Conductor : Andriy Yurkevych
    • Director: David Pountney
    • Set Designer: Leslie Travers
    • Costume Designer: Marie-Jeanne Lecca
    • Choreography: Emil Wesołowski
    • Lighting Designer: Fabrice Kebour
    • Chorus Master: Violetta Bielecka
    • Chorus Master: Mirosław Janowski
  • The Magic Flute

    The Magic Flute

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    3,5,11 February 2023,
    27,30 May 2023

    Opera in two acts | Libretto: Emanuel Schikander | Production: Komische Oper, Berlin | In the original German with Polish surtitles

    • Conductor: Piotr Staniszewski
    • Director: Suzanne Andrade
    • Director: Barrie Kosky
    • Concept: „1927” (Suzanne Andrade, Paul Barritt), Barrie Kosky
    • Set and Costume Designer: Esther Bialas
    • Animations: Paul Barritt
    • Dramaturgy: Ulrich Lenz
    • Lighting Designer: Diego Leetz
    • Staging of the original production: Tobias Ribitzki
    • Chorus Master: Mirosław Janowski
    • Preparation of the boy soloist: Danuta Chmurska
    • Fortepiano performance: Anna Marchwińska
  • Tosca

    Tosca

    Giacomo Puccini

    10,11,12,17,18,19 March 2023

    Opera in three acts | Libretto: Luigi Illica, Giuseppe Giacosa based on the play by Victorien Sardou | In the original Italian with Polish and English surtitles

    • Conductor: Patrick Fournillier
    • Director: Barbara Wysocka
    • Set Designer: Barbara Hanicka
    • Costume Designer: Julia Kornacka
    • Choreography: Jacek Przybyłowicz
    • Lighting Designer: Marc Heinz
    • Video Projections: Lea Mattausch
    • Video Projections: Artur Sienicki
    • Hair and Make-up Designer: Mateusz Stępniak
    • Chorus Master: Mirosław Janowski
    • Children’s Choir Master: Danuta Chmurska
  • Voices of The Mountains

    Voices of The Mountains

    Szymanowski / Górecki / Kilar / Karłowicz

    22 September 2022

    Performers: Jerzy Maksymiuk, Janusz Olejniczak, Jan Smoczyński, Sebastian Karpiel Bułecka Highlinders’ Quartet, Atom String Quartet, NEO String Quartet, Jan Młynarski, Michał Barański

  • Workshop-ON for children aged 5+

    Workshop-ON for children aged 5+

    15 October 2022,
    10 December 2022,
    28 January 2023,
    15 April 2023

    Led by composer and arranger Jan Stokłosa

  • Workshop-ON for people aged 15+

    Workshop-ON for people aged 15+

    Educational project

    4,5,6,7 July 2023

    Led by composer and arranger Jan Stokłosa