The National Opera returns to the closed halls and announces the updated program October - December 2021.
The program is implemented with its donation Stavros Niarchos Foundation (ISN) for the support of the artistic extroversion of ELS and the creation of its anniversary program for the 200 years since the Greek Revolution of 1821.
Opera, ballet, dance, concerts, opera for the whole family compose the program October - December of ELS that will be presented at the Stavros Niarchos Hall. Works by distinguished Greek composers Pavlou Carrer, Nikos Skalkotas, Mikis Theodorakis, Giorgos Koumentakis, Giorgos Dousis, but also recitals Puccini with the Sonia Yoncheva and his ballet Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky and works by American composers will welcome the spectators of ELS in the last quarter of 2021.
October begins with the concert presentation of his opera Carrer Lady Frosini, The Sunday 3 October.
On October 16, 17, 23 and 24, the opera-dance diptych will be presented to the public for the first time Despo of Paul Carrer and Greek dances by Nikos Skalkotas.
On October 29 and 31, the National Opera honors the great Mikis Theodorakis with its presentation It is worth it, in the context of the three-year cycle of Mikis Theodorakis.
November begins with Puccini recital of the opera star Sonia Yoncheva, on Thursday 4 November.
On 14 November The new opera production for the whole family, the Magic pillows, in music George Dousis and libretto Eugenios Trivizas.
His opera George Koumentakis The killer, in libretto Giannis Svolou based on his novel of the same name Alexandrou Papadiamantis, returns to ELS for four performances on December 3, 5, 28 and 30.
The new Nutcracker of the ELS Ballet in choreography Constantine Rigos premieres on 17 December and will be presented for 7 festive performances.
The concert with movie music for American Revolution comes on December 22 and 23.
At the same time, the GNO TV enriches its content with new premieres (Figaro weddings, I loved a shepherdess, 6th online festival).
Η pre-sale of tickets for the October-December 2021 productions of the Stavros Niarchos Hall will start on September 23, 2021 (the pre-sale for Sonia Yodcheva's recital will start on September 28) from the Funds of ELS (2130885700, daily 09.00-21.00), The ticketservices.gr and shops Public.
It is noted that the ELS rooms at the SNFCC will operate, based on Government Gazette 4214 / ΒΔ / 13.09.2021, as pure spaces for vaccinated and sick, at 85% of their capacity (spectators must show a valid certificate). Children up to 11 years old will submit a self-test statement in the last 24 hours. For children from 12 to 17 years old, the presentation of a vaccination certificate or illness is valid.