XXIX MUSIC FESTIVAL STARS OF THE WHITE NIGHTS

27 May – 18 July 2021
Artistic Director: Valery Gergiev

The festival programme will be expanded and published on a regular basis. Visitors to the Mariinsky Theatre may look forward to many surprises – both on the playbill and among the cast lists. The Stars of the White Nights festival brings together, at its three venues, the greatest performers from all across the globe and will undoubtedly prove an unforgettable event of the current theatre season.

17
June
Thursday
Mariinsky Theatre
19:30
ballet by George Balanchine set to music by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Featuring Ekaterina Kondaurova, Timur Askerov, Nadezhda Batoeva, Victor Caixeta

Mariinsky II
19:00
PREMIERE
opera by Richard Wagner

Conductor: Valery Gergiev

Concert Hall
19:00

Conductor: Anton Sharoev
Programme: Fomin, Mendelssohn, Bach

18
June
Friday
Mariinsky Theatre
19:30
ballet by George Balanchine set to music by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Featuring Viktoria Tereshkina, Philipp Stepin, Renata Shakirova, Kimin Kim

Mariinsky II
19:00
PREMIERE
opera by Richard Wagner

Conductor: Valery Gergiev

Concert Hall
19:00

Piano Quintets by Dvořák and Schubert

19
June
Saturday
Mariinsky II
19:30
ballet by Leonid Lavrovsky set to music by Sergei Prokofiev

Featuring May Nagahisa, Victor Caixeta

Concert Hall
19:00
Concert has been rescheduled from June 10, 2021

First prize and Gold Medal at the International Tchaikovsky Competition (2011)
Programme: Bach, Crumb, Khudoyan, Ligeti

20
June
Sunday
Mariinsky Theatre
19:30
ballet by Marius Petipa set to music by Alexander Glazunov

Featuring Olesya Novikova, Xander Parish, Alexander Sergeev

Concert Hall
16:00
Concert Hall
20:00
Concert of the prize-winners of the Tchaikovsky International Competition

Programme: Franck, Janáček, Rachmaninoff

21
June
Monday
Mariinsky Theatre
19:30
ballet by Marius Petipa set to music by Alexander Glazunov

Featuring Maria Khoreva, Vladimir Shklyarov, Roman Belyakov

Mariinsky II
18:00
Concert Hall
20:00

Programme: Mozart, Mendelssohn

22
June
Tuesday
Mariinsky Theatre
20:00
opera by Jules Massenet

Featuring Ferruccio Furlanetto, Yulia Matochkina, Andrei Serov
Conductor: Valery Gergiev

Mariinsky II
19:30
ballet by Vladimir Varnava set to music by Boris Tishchenko

Featuring Zlata Yalinich, Yuri Smekalov, Vasily Tkachenko

Concert Hall
18:00
A concert in memory of the fallen

Programme: Bochikhina, Beethoven, Tchaikovsky
Soloist: Jan Lisiecki (piano)
Conductor: Valery Gergiev

23
June
Wednesday
Mariinsky II
19:30
Concert Hall
19:00

Programme: romances by Pyotr Tchaikovsky

24
June
Thursday
Mariinsky II
20:00
Concert Hall
18:00
Beethoven’s Piano Concerti. Fourth evening

Programme: Stravinsky, Beethoven

27
June
Sunday
Mariinsky II
19:00
Concert Hall
17:00
Concert has been rescheduled from May 30, 2020
Beethoven’s Piano Concerti. Fifth evening

Programme: Beethoven, Stravinsky

29
June
Tuesday
Mariinsky Theatre
19:00
Mariinsky II
19:30
ballet by Kirill Simonov set to music by Pyotr Tchaikovsky

Featuring Yekaterina Osmolkina, Maxim Zyuzin

Concert Hall
19:00

Programme:  Weber, Szymanowski, Debussy, Brahms

1
July
Thursday
Mariinsky II
19:30
ballet by Leonid Yakobson set to music by Aram Khachaturian
2
July
Friday
Mariinsky Theatre
19:00
Mariinsky II
19:30
ballet by Leonid Yakobson set to music by Aram Khachaturian
3
July
Saturday
Mariinsky Theatre
19:30
Marking twenty years in the arts at the Mariinsky Theatre
Mariinsky II
19:00
PREMIERE
opera by Richard Wagner
4
July
Sunday
Mariinsky Theatre
19:30
ballet by Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov set to music by Pyotr Tchaikovsky

Featuring Alina Somova, Xander Parish

Mariinsky II
13:00
opera by Giuseppe Verdi
Mariinsky II
19:00
opera by Giuseppe Verdi
5
July
Monday
Mariinsky II
19:00
PREMIERE
opera by Pyotr Tchaikovsky
6
July
Tuesday
Mariinsky Theatre
19:00
opera by Sergei Prokofiev
Mariinsky II
19:30
Marking twenty years in the arts at the Mariinsky Theatre
Concert Hall
19:00
Concert has been rescheduled from July 5, 2020

Sonatas Nos. 1, 4, 10, 13, 14

7
July
Wednesday
Mariinsky Theatre
19:30
ballet by Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov set to music by Pyotr Tchaikovsky

Featuring Maria Iliushkina, Nikita Korneyev

Mariinsky II
19:00
opera by Giacomo Puccini

Conductor: Valery Gergiev

Concert Hall
19:00
Concert has been rescheduled from July 6, 2020

Sonatas Nos. 5, 12, 17, 18, 22

8
July
Thursday
Mariinsky II
20:00
opera by Giuseppe Verdi
Concert Hall
19:00
Concert has been rescheduled from July 7, 2020

Sonatas Nos. 3, 7, 19, 26, 28 

9
July
Friday
Mariinsky Theatre
19:00
opera by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Mariinsky II
19:00
ballet by Alexander Gorsky set to music by Ludwig Minkus
Concert Hall
19:00
Concert has been rescheduled from July 8, 2020

Sonatas Nos. 6, 16, 24, 29

10
July
Saturday
Mariinsky Theatre
19:30
opera by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
11
July
Sunday
Mariinsky Theatre
19:00
opera by Alexander Borodin
Mariinsky II
19:30
PREMIERE

works by Igor Stravinsky

Concert Hall
19:00
Concert has been rescheduled from July 10, 2020

Sonatas Nos. 2, 9, 15, 23, 27

12
July
Monday
Concert Hall
19:00
Concert has been rescheduled from July 11, 2020

Sonatas Nos. 8, 11, 20, 21, 25

13
July
Tuesday
Concert Hall
19:00
Concert has been rescheduled from July 12, 2020

Sonatas Nos. 30, 31, 32

14
July
Wednesday
Mariinsky Theatre
19:30
opera by Gioachino Rossini
Mariinsky II
19:00
PREMIERE

works by Igor Stravinsky

15
July
Thursday
Mariinsky Theatre
19:30
an evening of ballets by Alexei Ratmansky
18
July
Sunday
Mariinsky Theatre
19:30
Close of the XXIX Music Festival Stars of the White Nights
Marking ten years in the arts at the Mariinsky Theatre
Mariinsky II
19:00
Close of the XXIX Music Festival Stars of the White Nights
opera by Pyotr Tchaikovsky


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