The Mariinsky Theater told about the continuation of the festival "Stars of the White Nights"

07 July 2020

As part of the festival, the next show will be the opera "Ionlanthe".

“The Mariinsky Theater is pleased to announce the continuation of the festival "Stars of the White Nights". In the near future, a large-scale series of events will take place on its stages with the participation of leading soloists of the opera and ballet troupe, a symphony orchestra and invited instrumentalists” - the Mariinsky Theater press service said.

The first concert event will be the screening of Peter Tchaikovsky’s opera "Iolanthe". It will be held on July 7th. The production will be dedicated to the 180th anniversary of the composer.

As specified, during the formation of the program of the festival "Stars of the White Nights" at the Mariinsky Theater are guided by the requests of the audience. Dates of other festival events will be announced shortly.

It is also noted that online broadcasts on the platform and on social networks have collected almost 100 million views since March 19. The theater is planning a gradual transition to "live" performances, reducing the number of broadcasts.