Ballet in Olavinlinna Castle on July 20

The partnership established in 2013 between the Savonlinna Opera Festival and the Dance Open International Ballet Festival of St. Petersburg continues this year. The Dance Open ballet galas are unique events individually tailored for each occasion and audience. Read more

2014: Masterpieces and Finnish Maestros

The 2014 Opera Festival season planned by our Artistic Director, Jorma Silvasti, promises goodies galore including finnish maestros and masterpieces for the opera lover.
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Partnership with Chorégies d’Orange of France

The Savonlinna Opera Festival and Chorégies d’Orange have agreed on a partnership by which these international festivals will combine forces for their new opera productions: Verdi’s Otello and Mussorgsky’s Boris Godunov. Read more