Great news for those who live in and around Oulu: The Finnish National Opera and Ballet will visit Oulu Theatre from 24 to 27 October, 2018. The guest performances include a family-friendly Moomin ballet, Iiro Rantala’s brand new opera Sanatorio Express, a once-in-a-lifetime ballet gala, and a children’s mini opera of Cinderella. Entrance is free to all the mini opera performances, which are supported by Ideapark Oulu and Arina Cooperative. Tickets for the other guest performances (Sanatorio Express, the ballet gala and the Moomin ballet) are sold at Oulu Theatre.
The visit will also be accompanied by supplementary programmes:
On Thursday 25 October at 11:30 to 12:00 a discussion with the librettist of Sanatorio Express, Minna Lindgren at Arina Cooperative’s Shopping Centre Valkea.
On Friday 26 October at 12:30 to 14:00 a Meet a Ballerina event at Ideapark Oulu. You can get an autograph, try costumes on and listen an interview (at 13:00 and 13:30).