Opera and Ballet Theatre to open its 57th season

Art & Culture
2019-10-04 16:45:44

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. The State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet will open its 57th season with ‘Khukhuu Namjil’ opera by L.Murdorj on October 5.

On the occasion of the 100th birth anniversary of L.Murdorj and B.Damdinsuren, who co-authored the National anthem, the theatre decided to start with this opera which was performed the first time in 1961. The opera is being re-staged for the fourth time.

At the press conference, General Director and Honored Cultural Figure L.Erdenebulgan highlighted that Khukhuu Namjil opera will be played by new young artists who aim to show more mythical characteristics of the opera.

During its 57th season, the theatre offers more plays for young generation. The season’s program includes ‘La Bayadère by L.Minkus and ‘Spanish dance’ ballets.