101
    102
    103
    104
    105
    201
    202
    203
    204
    301
    302
    303
    304
    305

     

    Wednesday 17., Thursday 18., Friday 19. and Saturday 20. 6. 2020, at 20.00 hrs, Nové Hrady u Litomyšle

    A NIGHT AT NOVÉ HRADY CHATEAU – THRICE ARIADNE

    A festival production in the enchanting surroundings of Nové Hrady Chateau. A performance of three versions of the ancient myth by composers from three different epochs – the early Baroque, Classicism and the 1950s


    Claudio Monteverdi (1567–1643): Lamento d’Arianna
    a fragment from the opera Ariadne to a text by Ottavio Rinuccini

    Ariadne Markéta Böhmová

    Jiří Antonín Benda (1722–1795): Ariadne auf Naxos
    a melodrama to a text by Johann Christian Brandes in a Czech translation by Václav Renč

    Ariadne Marie Jansová
    Théseus Justin Svoboda
    Oreáde Eliška Mervartová

    Bohuslav Martinů (1890–1959): Ariadna
    a one-act opera to the composer’s libretto taken from the play Le Voyage de Thésée by Georges Neveux

    Ariadne Kateřina Kněžíková
    Théseus Roman Hoza
    Burún / Guard Vincenc Ignác Novotný
    Mínótauros / Elder man Jan Šťáva
    Suite of virgin boys of Athens Vít Nosek, Michael Robotka, Martin Kotulan, Kornel Mikecz


    Chamber orchestra Czech Virtuosi
    Theorba Jan Čižmář
    Dancing roles Lenka Bartůňková, Valeria Daňhová, Michaela Hradecká, Michael Bartizal, Viktor Artner

    Motion cooperation Anton Eliaš
    Production Lukáš Kus
    Sets, costumes Ha Thanh Špetlíková
    Dramaturgical concept and direction Magdalena Švecová
    Conductor Robert Kružík


    Estimated end of the performance at midnight


    (ticekts on sale from 4th March 2020 10 a.m. at smetanovalitomysl.cz) Admission fee 1600 CZK


    The project was implemented with financial support from the Bohemian Heritage Fund


    Price of ticket includes rich refreshment and optional transfer from Litomyšl to the venue and back
    The courtesy buses depart at 7 p.m. from the B. Smetana monument in Smetana Square (Smetanovo náměstí)


    Shows take place in various places in the chateau grounds, including the natural theatre in the garden and in the granary building. In case of bad weather all performances are moved to the granary


     

    Čeština (Česká republika)English (United Kingdom)