72nd Ljubljana Festival

The 72nd edition of the Ljubljana Festival will run from 20 June until 3 September, when it will end with a gala concert by the extraordinary pianist Martha Argerich. Highlights of the season will include concerts by world-famous orchestras such as the London Symphony Orchestra, the Concerto Budapest Symphony Orchestra, the ADDA Simfònica Alicante, the Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, the Filarmonica della Scala, and brilliant world-renowned soloists, including tenors Jonathan Tetelman and Juan Diego Flórez, pianists Mikhail Pletnev and Grammy winner César Camargo Mariano, saxophonist and clarinetist Paquito d’Rivera, violinist Vilde Frang, prima ballerina Svetlana Zakharova, and conductors such as Sir Antonio Pappano, Riccardo Chailly, Zubin Mehta, Charles Dutoit, András Keller, Aleksei Kornienko and many others.

Aram Khachaturian: SPARTACUS, ballet

Ballet spectacle

YURY GRIGOROVICH, choreographer and librettist
ABZAL MUKHTIDIN, conductor

Spartacus: BAKHTIYAR ADAMZHAN
Crassus: ARMAN URAZOV
Phrygia: MADINA UNERBAYEVA
Aegina: AIGERIM BEKETAYEVA

THE STATE OPERA AND BALLET THEATRE ASTANA OPERA
SLOVENIAN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA

1. July 2024 at 8.00 pm

Cankarjev dom

1

July

Monday

Aram Khachaturian: SPARTACUS, ballet

Ballet spectacle

YURY GRIGOROVICH, choreographer and librettist
ABZAL MUKHTIDIN, conductor

Spartacus: BAKHTIYAR ADAMZHAN
Crassus: ARMAN URAZOV
Phrygia: MADINA UNERBAYEVA
Aegina: AIGERIM BEKETAYEVA

THE STATE OPERA AND BALLET THEATRE ASTANA OPERA
SLOVENIAN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA

8.00 pm

Cankarjev dom

Aram Khachaturian: SPARTACUS, ballet

Ballet spectacle

YURY GRIGOROVICH, choreographer and librettist
ABZAL MUKHTIDIN, conductor

Spartacus: BAKHTIYAR ADAMZHAN
Crassus: ARMAN URAZOV
Phrygia: MADINA UNERBAYEVA
Aegina: AIGERIM BEKETAYEVA

THE STATE OPERA AND BALLET THEATRE ASTANA OPERA
SLOVENIAN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA

2. July 2024 at 8.00 pm

Cankarjev dom

2

July

Tuesday

Aram Khachaturian: SPARTACUS, ballet

Ballet spectacle

YURY GRIGOROVICH, choreographer and librettist
ABZAL MUKHTIDIN, conductor

Spartacus: BAKHTIYAR ADAMZHAN
Crassus: ARMAN URAZOV
Phrygia: MADINA UNERBAYEVA
Aegina: AIGERIM BEKETAYEVA

THE STATE OPERA AND BALLET THEATRE ASTANA OPERA
SLOVENIAN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA

8.00 pm

Cankarjev dom