Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Yannis Kokkos
Mariinsky Theatre, St. Petersburg
Les Troyens

Yannis Kokkos signs direction, costumes and sets for Les Troyens
at the Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg

Yannis Kokkos

Yannis Kokkos - director, costume and set designer

 

Yannis Kokkos made his debut as set and costume designer working with stage director Antoine Vitez. Appreciated for the elegance of his productions, in 1987 he began to dedicate himself to directing opera productions.

At the Teatro alla Scala, he directed Götterdämmerung for the opening of the 1998/1999 season; subsequently he was re-invited to stage Iphigénie en Aulide for the opening season 2002-2003. Among his past engagements it is worth mentioning Hänsel und Gretel at the Grand Théâtre de Genève; Re Ruggero at the Teatro Massimo in Palermo; Tristan und Isolde at the Welsh National Opera; Tristan at the Théâtre de La Monnaie in Brussels; Iphigénie en Tauride and Giulio Cesare at the Opéra de Nancy; Cherubini’s Medea at the Théâtre du Capitole in Toulouse and in a new production at the Epidaurus Festival in Athens; Death in Venice in Liège; Tristan und Isolde at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden in London; Nabucco at the Bayerische Staatsoper in Munich; Idomeneo in Bordeaux and Nancy; Ariadne, Barbe-bleue and Janacek’s The excursions of Mr.Bruceck at the Grand Theâtre de Genève; Pizzetti’s Assassinio nella cattedrale at Teatro alla Scala in Milan; Die Frau ohne schatten at the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino; Boris Godounov (original version) at Wiener Staatsoper; Zelmira at the Rossini Opera Festival in Pesaro; Pelleas et Melisande in Toulouse; Tancredi in Madrid and in Turin; Iphigenie en Aulide in Rome; Massenet’s Don Quichotte at the Mariinsky Theater in Saint Petersburg; Giulio Cesare in Egitto in Bilbao; new production of Cavalleria Rusticana and Pagliacci in Toulouse

Yannis Kokkos is “Commandeur des Arts et Lettres” in France, he was awarded by the «Prix du Syndacat de la Critique», two Molières and by the “Laurence Olivier Prime” as best lyrical work for La Clemenza di Tito, staged at the Welsh National Opera. He obtained the “Critic Prize 2004” directing the first integral version of Berlioz’s Les Troyens at Théatre du Chatelet in Paris.

  

Future plans include revivals of Don Quichotte at the Chicago Opera and new productions such as Otello in Athens and Jérusalem at the Teatro Regio in Parma.


Mariinsky Theatre


St Petersburg

 

May 28th, 2014

IN EVIDENZA
Nahuel Di Pierro stars in a (re)creation of Rameau’s Samson in a new production at the Festival d’Aix-en-Provence, Raphaël Pichon conducting and Claus Guth directing
17/06/2024 12.08.00
Daniela Cappiello returns to the Arena di Verona for Bizet’s Carmen, Leonardo Sini conducting
14/06/2024 15.57.00
Carmen Giannattasio stars as Tosca at the Baths of Caracalla in Rome
14/06/2024 15.39.00
Marco Angius opens the Chigiana International Festival conducting Ligeti, Bartok and Scelsi with the Orchestra della Toscana and the Chigiana Percussion Ensemble
14/06/2024 9.32.00
Silvia Paoli opens the Festival d'été de Châteauvallon directing a new production of Cavalleria Rusticana and Pagliacci
13/06/2024 0.00.00
Ragaa Eldin and Agostina Smimmero star in Puccini’s Madama Butterfly at the Teatro Lirico in Cagliari
12/06/2024 17.19.00
Danila Grassi makes her debut with the ORT-Orchestra della Toscana conducting Mozart, Rosetti and Beethoven
12/06/2024 16.55.00
Daniel Cohen returns to the Deutsche Oper in Berlin conducting Mozart’s Don Giovanni
12/06/2024 15.17.00
Michele Gamba returns to the Teatro alla Scala conducting a new production of Puccini’s Turandot Davide Livermore directing
12/06/2024 14.32.00
David Astorga sings Tebaldo in I Capuleti e i Montecchi in a new production at the Opéra national de Lorraine
12/06/2024 14.18.00
Pinchas Steinberg conducts Puccini’s Il Trittico at the Teatro Regio in Turin, Monica Bacelli and Gianfranco Montresor star in the cast
12/06/2024 9.56.00
Abramo Rosalen makes his company debut at the Teatro Pérez Galdós in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria starring as Zaccaria in Verdi’s Nabucco
12/06/2024 9.27.00
Äneas Humm and Enrico Casari sing in Strauss’s Ariadne auf Naxos in a new production at La Fenice in Venice, Markus Stenz conducting
11/06/2024 9.19.00
Äneas Humm ed Enrico Casari cantano nell'Ariadne auf Naxos di Strauss in una nuova produzione della Fenice di Venezia, con la direzione di Markus Stenz.
11/06/2024 9.19.00
George Petrou debuts at the Arena di Verona conducting Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Nicola Alaimo stars as Figaro in the July performances.
10/06/2024 18.37.00
Gianluca Capuano closes the Monteverdi Festival in Cremona conducting a Gala concert with Cecilia Bartoli and Les Musiciens du Prince
10/06/2024 18.12.00
Music Director Michele Spotti closes the season with the Orchestre Philharmonique de Marseille conducting Mahler’s Fifth Symphony
10/06/2024 17.33.00
Sergio Vitale returns at the Teatro San Carlo in Naples to sing Lord Guglielmo Cecil in a new production of Donizetti’s Maria Stuarda
10/06/2024 12.15.00
Ana Maria Labin stars in a new production of Vivaldi’s L’Olimpiade at the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, Jean Christophe Spinosi conducting
10/06/2024 11.33.00
Marco Angius returns to the Ravenna Festival to conduct Gubaidulina and Haydn with the Orchestra Giovanile Luigi Cherubini
10/06/2024 11.14.00
Stefano Montanari returns to the podium of the Grand Théâtre de Genève to conduct two cycles of Donizetti’s Tudors Trilogy, Mariame Clément directing
10/06/2024 10.48.00
Giacomo Schiavo and Eugenio di Lieto protagonists of a musical journey to celebrate the bond between Cremona and Venice at the Monteverdi Festival, with Europa Galante and Fabio Biondi
07/06/2024 15.20.00
Silvia Frigato stars in Il Combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda and other madrigals at the Monteverdi Festival Cremona
07/06/2024 11.26.00
Alessandro Ravasio and Paola Valentina Molinari star in a new production of Monterverdi’s L’Orfeo at the Monteverdi Festival Cremona
07/06/2024 10.41.00
Francesco Cilluffo conducts Busoni and Respighi with Francesca Dego and LaToscanini at the Toscanini Festival in Parma
07/06/2024 10.11.00
Marco Armiliato returns to the Arena di Verona conducting Verdi’s Aida. Francesca Maionchi completes the cast
07/06/2024 9.40.00
Marco Angius conducts the double-bill Bartok's Bluebeard's Castle/ Carpi’s La porta divisoria, making his company debut in Trieste. Alfonso Michele Ciulla and Davide Peroni appear in the cast
06/06/2024 17.44.00
Atalla Ayan debuts the role of Manrico in Verdi’s Il Trovatore in a new production at the Staatsoper Stuttgart
06/06/2024 11.46.00
Antonello Palombi stars in Puccini’s Il Tabarro at the Aalto-Musiktheater in Essen
06/06/2024 10.48.00
Francesca Tiburzi makes her UK debut as Tosca in a new production at the Grange Festival. Francesco Cilluffo returns to the festival to conduct the Puccini masterpiece.
06/06/2024 10.31.00
Nicola Alaimo and Gianluca Buratto star at the Arena di Verona in a gala concert to celebrate Italian opera singing as part of the UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage. Daniela Cappiello and Matteo Macchioni complete the cast.
05/06/2024 15.22.00
Gianluca Capuano conducts “They’re Master Voice” at the Opéra Royal in Versailles, with Cecilia Bartoli and John Malkovich
05/06/2024 11.07.00
Michele Spotti debuts at the Arena di Verona conducting Turandot for the festival opener. Matteo Macchioni completes the cast as Pong.
05/06/2024 10.20.00
Jorge Navarro Colorado sings in Monteverdi’s L’incoronazione di Poppea in a new production at The Grange Festival
05/06/2024 9.52.00
Renato Dolcini and Loriana Castellano star in Vivaldi’s Il Bajazet in a new production at La Fenice in Venice
05/06/2024 9.34.00
Roberto Lorenzi stars as Colline in Puccini’s La Bohème at the Teatro Principal de Maó
04/06/2024 15.02.00
Sara Mingardo stars in Handel’s Giulio Cesare at the Opéra Royal in Versailles beside Cecilia Bartoli, Gianluca Capuano conducting
04/06/2024 11.11.00
Theodora Raftis sings in a baroque Pasticcio at the Händel Festspiele in Halle, Attilio Cremonesi conducting
04/06/2024 10.10.00
Alessandro Cadario conducts the accordionist Richard Galliano in “A night in Buenos Aires” with I Pomeriggi Musicali
03/06/2024 15.55.00
Gianluca Buratto stars as Count Walter in Verdi’s Luisa Miller at the Teatro San Carlo in Naples
03/06/2024 10.19.00
Principal guest conductor Diego Ceretta returns to the podium of the Orchestra della Toscana to conduct Schubert, Prokofiev and Mendelssohn on tour
31/05/2024 11.10.00
Alberto Robert makes his Teatro Real de Madrid debut in the title role of Francesca Caccini’s La liberazione di Ruggiero, first opera ever composed by a woman
29/05/2024 17.30.00
Enkelejda Shkoza and Gezim Myshketa star in Un Ballo in Maschera at the Opéra de Marseille, Paolo Arrivabeni conducting
29/05/2024 11.59.00
Andriy Yurkevych conducts an all-Slavonic program at the Hungarian State Opera in Budapest
29/05/2024 11.26.00
Daniela Schillaci and Bruno Taddia sing Verdi and Dallapiccola to celebrate the Italian Republic day, Marco Angius conducting
27/05/2024 17.36.00
Riccardo Bisatti stars at the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino Festival with the ORT-Orchestra della Toscana
27/05/2024 17.03.00
Ekaterina Bakanova, Edgardo Rocha and Nicola Alaimo star in the new production of Donizetti’s Roberto Devereux at the Grand Théâtre de Genève, Stefano Montanari conducting and Mariame Clément directing
27/05/2024 12.29.00
Michele Gamba conducts the Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale della Rai at the Italian Senate in Rome
27/05/2024 11.38.00
Vito Priante sings in Schubert’s Mass No. 2 with the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, Riccardo Muti conducting
22/05/2024 11.51.00
Vito Priante sings in Schubert’s Mass No. 2 with the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, Riccardo Muti conducting
22/05/2024 11.51.00
Gianluca Capuano returns to the podium of the Bayerische Staatsoper conducting Bellini’s Norma
22/05/2024 11.11.00
Joel Prieto makes his debut at the New National Theatre in Tokyo starring as Ferrando in Così fan tutte
21/05/2024 13.10.00
Ana Maria Labin and Adolfo Corrado star in Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony at the Teatro La Fenice in Venice, Daniele Rustioni conducting
21/05/2024 11.55.00
Alessandro Cadario conducts a symphonic concert on tour with the the Orchestra Carlo Felice di Genova
21/05/2024 10.39.00
Marco Armiliato returns to the Metropolitan Opera in New York to conduct Puccini’s Turandot
21/05/2024 10.27.00
Sebastiano Rolli conducts an all-Weill program with the UNIMI Orchestra in Milan. Alessandro Ravasio stars in the cast
21/05/2024 9.39.00
Asher Fisch conducts Poulenc’s Dialogues des Carmélites at the Israeli Opera in Tel-Aviv
20/05/2024 17.49.00
Leon Kim saves the day jumping in as Germont in a new production of La Traviata at the Irish National Opera
20/05/2024 17.12.00
Nahuel Di Pierro stars in the title role of Don Giovanni in a new production at the Teatro Comunale in Bologna, Abramo Rosalen completes the cast
20/05/2024 16.48.00
Julia Muzychenko and Dongho Kim star in Puccini’s La Bohème in a new production at the Opéra National de Montpellier
17/05/2024 12.40.00
A glimpse into Italy: Pinchas Steinberg conducts Strauss’ Aus Italien and Mendelssohn’s Italian Symphony at the Teatro Regio in Turin
17/05/2024 10.34.00
Karah Son stars in the title role of Puccini’s Tosca at the Opera Australia in Melbourne
17/05/2024 10.12.00
Sebastiano Rolli conducts a Verdi gala for the 195th anniversary of the inauguration of the Teatro Regio in Parma
15/05/2024 12.17.00
Ragaa Eldin takes part in the “Homage to Maria Callas” Gala concert at the Royal Opera House in Muscat beside Leo Nucci and Sonya Yoncheva
15/05/2024 11.12.00
Michele Gamba conducts Mozart, Ives and Dallapiccola with the Orchestra di Padova e del Veneto
15/05/2024 9.52.00
Carmen Giannattasio stars in Tosca at the Internationalen Maifestspielen in Wiesbaden on tour with the Teatro Comunale di Bologna
14/05/2024 13.01.00
Raffaele Abete stars in Verdi’s La Traviata at the Opéra de Massy
14/05/2024 11.09.00
Marco Armiliato conducts a Gala concert to celebrate 50 years of Domingo in Salzburg
13/05/2024 17.43.00
Maurizio Benini conducts I Capuleti e i Montecchi in a new production at the Opéra Royal de Wallonie-Liège, in the cast Adolfo Corrado and Roberto Lorenzi
13/05/2024 16.31.00
Silvia Frigato sings Copland and Barber at the Teatro Carlo Felice in Genoa
13/05/2024 12.15.00
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