Polish National Opera Announces Reopening

By Francisco Salazar

The Polish National Opera has announced that it will reopen its doors on May 29.

The theater announced it will unveil two new productions and tickets will go on sale on May 11.

As a result of the announcement, the company has canceled all events scheduled until May 28 except for the art workshops accompanying the Jan Cybis exhibition in the Opera Gallery.

The company will debut the ballet “Mayerling” choreographed by Kenneth MacMillan with music by Franz Liszt. The work will be showcased on June 5 through 10, 2021.

The season will conclude with Mariusz Treliński’s production of Paul Hindemith’s “Cardillac.” Tim Murray conducts the production with bass-baritone Tomasz Konieczny. The work will be performed on June 25, 27, and 29.

The premiere of Beethoven’s “Fidelio” scheduled to take place in June has been canceled.