Birgitta Festival 2022

Performances

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6th and 7th August at 7PM

Veljo Tormis / Rasmus Puur
Opera LALLI, OR THERE IS A MAN IN THE MIDDLE OF THE SEA

Music director and conductor: Tõnu Kaljuste
Stage director: Veiko Tubin
Designer: Kristjan Suits
Lighting designer: Emil Kallas
Video designer: Aljona Movko-Mägi
Movement director: Ingmar Jõela
Technical producer: Margit Roosaar
Producer: Kadri Tikerpuu
 
Cast:
Koit Soasepp (bass)
Iris Oja (mezzo-soprano)
Maria Listra (soprano)
Mati Turi (tenor)
Heldur Harry Põlda (tenor)
Raul Mikson (tenor)
Märt Jakobson (bass)
Vox Clamantis
Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir
Estonian Cello Ensemble
Percussion ensemble


Tickets: 60/40/25 EUR; VIP pilet 100 EUR

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9th and 10th August at 7PM

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Opera
DON GIOVANNI
Performance by Vanemuine Theatre
 
Author of the libretto: Lorenzo da Ponte
Music director and conductor: Risto Joost
Stage director: Elmo Nüganen
Conductors: Taavi Kull or Martin Sildos
Artist and video designer: Katrīna Neiburga (Latvia)
Costume designer: Kristīne Pasternaka (Latvian National Opera)
Lighting designer: Kristjan Suits (Tallinn City Theatre)
Movement director: Rauno Zubko
Director’s assistant: Merle Jalakas
 
Cast:
Jānis Apeinis (Latvian National Opera) or Tamar Nugis (Estonian National Opera)
Raiko Raalik (Estonian National Opera) or Tambet Kikas (Estonian National Opera)
Simo Breede or Taavi Tampuu (guest)
Märt Jakobson (guest)
Juhan Tralla (guest) or Rasmus Kull
Karmen Puis
Pirjo Jonas or Maria Melaha (guest)
Maria Listra (guest) or Grete Oolberg
Saara Nüganen and others.
Vanemuine Opera Chorus and Symphony Orchestra

Tickets: 60/40/25 EUR; VIP pilet 100 EUR

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12th August at 7PM

William Shakespeare / Jean Sibelius / Kristjan Järvi
Concert performance
THE TEMPEST
 
Baltic Sea Philharmonic
Conductor Kristjan Järvi
Production: Sunbeam Productions

 

Tickets: 60/40/25 EUR; VIP pilet 100 EUR

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13th and 14th August at 8PM

Kimmo Pohjonen
A composition for vocals, accordion, a string quartet, and electronics
UNIKO

Kimmo Pohjonen (accordion, vocals)
Juuso Hannukainen (electronics, electronic drums)
The Tallinn Chamber Orchestra
Conductor Tõnu Kaljuste
Lighting Designer Priidu Adlas

 

Tickets: 60/40/25 EUR; VIP pilet 100 EUR

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Tickets can be purchased from Piletilevi, www.piletilevi.ee.

 

* Adding to the comfort of the festival’s concert hall are cushioned seating in amphitheatre style, covered windows and a roof.
* Gates open two hours before the scheduled starting time of a performance. The Summer Terrace and sales points are also open at the same time.

* Gates will be open 2 hours before the performance starts.  The festival venue cafes are open for everyone, no festival ticket needed!

* We recommend that you park in the Regati car park or in the car park of Pirita’s Selver supermarket. Parking is free of charge. The car park in front of the convent is reserved throughout the festival.

* Visitors in wheelchairs are asked to contact the organisers at the gate so that we can escort you to your seat in the most convenient and comfortable way.

* The following is prohibited on festival premises:
- photography, filming and other forms of recording of performances without the consent of the organiser
- food and drink you have brought with you; pets; umbrellas; items which may endanger your own life or health of those of other visitors; narcotic, psychotropic and other intoxicating substances.