Opera and Ballet Theatre to open its 56th season with Mongolian classics

Art & Culture
misheel@montsame.gov.mn
2018-09-19 16:50:34

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet will open its 56th season with the classics of the world and Mongolia on October 7.

The ‘Carmen’ by G.Bizet will be staged on October 13 and ‘Swan Lake’ by Tchaikovsky on October 14 as a series of performances.

On the occasion of the 68th anniversary of the theatre, a historical exhibition of artists and performances of all time will be presented. Moreover, the theatre is preparing for the performances and events for youth and children. For instance, ‘Prince Igor’ by A.Borodin, ‘La Bayadere’ by L.Minkus, opera for children ‘Will the bear sing’ by D.Erdenebaatar and ‘Doctor Aibolit’ will be stated in old and new versions.

The State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet was established on December 30, 1950. At that time it was the first classical theatre not only in Mongolia, but also in Asia.