The theatre in Pilsen has a lot to offer to foreigners as well
The new theatre season in Pilsen has started by the opening ceremony of the New Theatre, the only theatre building which has been built in the Czech Republic in last 30 years. The four ensembles of J. K. Tyl Theatre in Pilsen has performed in two theatre building since September 2014 – the Neo-renaissance Great Theatre from the year 1902 and the recently opened New Theatre. Foreign visitors are usually attracted by operas and ballet performances. You can choose from the current opera repertoire: The Bartered bride by Smetana, the Tales of Hoffman, The Soldier and the Dancer by Bohuslav Martinů, La traviata and Tosca. In October, you are invited for a premiere of new production of Verdi´s Aida. At the present time, you can also see a ballet - Cinderella with Sergei Prokofiev´s music and since November you will be able to enjoy a dance performance on the theme of Spartacus with Khachaturian ´s music. In March, a ballet interpretation of the story of Anna Karenina accompanied by the music of Dmitri Shostakovic will be first played in the New Theatre.