«Helikon-Opera» completes the season premiere of Verdi’s «Il Trovatore»

© Photo : press service of «Helikon-Opera»Theatre of Gelikon-Opera. Archive photo«Helikon-Opera» completes the season premiere of Verdi’s «Il Trovatore»© Photo : press service of «Helikon-Opera»

Moscow theatre «Helikon-Opera» will conclude his 27th season premiere of the operatic masterpiece of Giuseppe Verdi’s «Il Trovatore», the premiere series will be held from 27 to 30 June and 4 and 5 July, told RIA Novosti press-service of the theatre.

As the press service puts the play artistic Director of the theatre, the famous Opera Director Dmitry Bertman, musical Director of the production — the Spanish Maestro Oliver Diaz.

«Il Trovatore» for the first time will appear in the repertoire of «Helikon-Opera», we are very happy. This Opera is one of the most popular viewers and performers. We went to this Verdi masterpiece, because today, he might sound new and extremely modern. Today the world is the worst — people are killing each other. It’s not normal, because we are all brothers earthlings. People seeking to live in peace and harmony, are victims of a terrible manipulation. That was what we emphasized in our production,» said Bertman.

According to him, the unique exhibition «War and… the world?» provided that the theatre of the MIA «Russia today», reinforces this theme. In the exhibition, which will be located in the foyer Zimin Moscow theatre «Helikon-Opera» presents images taken by photographers of the Agency in Aleppo, one of the oldest cities in the world. The photographs depict the tragic consequences of the military conflict, introducing chaos and devastation in the lives of ordinary people.

«Today the art of photography comes to the fore. Documentary evidence of events captured by the photographers are now becoming the most interesting and in demand. I think everyone should see these pictures to feel really what is happening in the world today,» — said Bertman.

Bertman said that in creating the performance was attended by a great creative team: Spanish Maestro Oliver Diaz, who has conducted «Il Trovatore» and the material he knows well, the artists Igor Nezhny and Tatiana Tulubieva, choreographer Edvald Smirnov.

«In the play there are no guest soloists participating artists of «Helikon-Opera», in this case we have multiple squads, each of which is the best. I think this speaks to the fact that the theater today, is in fine form,» — said the artistic Director.