Savonlinna Opera festival, Olavinlinna castle

2020 - Savonlinna Opera Festival

Enjoy Opera in the medieval castle in Savonlinna 

New artistic director Ville Matvejeff publish his first repertoire. In summer 2020 the medieval castle of Savonlinna  by Lake Saimaa will once again be host to a fascinating array of opera. The repertoire will include King Roger, which has been a surge in popularity around the world, Handel's baroque opera for the first time in the history of the festival, Finnish star soprano Karita Mattila's birthday gala and the beloved classics Carmen, La  traviata and The Barber of Seville. These will be complemented by visiting productions by Croatian National Theatre from Rijeka, the European CApital of Culture. Ticket sales for Savonlinna Opera Festival HERE.

Whatever performance you choose, you will be swept along by beautiful music and unbridled emotions. Time to spend at leisure, a sparkling lake and the town of Savonlinna famous for its festive mood: the Opera Festival embodies the most glorious high-summer moods.

 

Room reservations www.sokoshotels.fi/en

Original Sokos Hotel Seurahuone, Kauppatori 4 -6, Savonlinna

Summerhotel Tott, Satamakatu 1, Savonlinna


Opera information and tickets
http://operafestival.fi/en