The 2021 Chorégies d'Orange is now finished and offered plenty of wonderfull musical events !
The NEW programme 2022 of the Chorégies d'Orange will be announced at the end of the year, see you then ...
OVERVIEW of the Chorégies d'Orange 2021
Partially announced last season, the programme of the Chorégies d'Orange 2021 is always a great event in the landscape of the Summer Festivals and will take place from the 2nd to the 31stof July.
After the important 150th anniversary and last season cancelled, the Chorégies d'Orange are bouncing back, still following the same line of excellence by inviting the biggest stars of the opera. It is important to reserve your seats as early as possible to ensure you get the best possible placement.
The announced event that is going to stir up the whole opera world is the coming of the incredible superstar Cecilia Bartoli, for the very first time in front of the audience of the theatre Antique. With Les Musiciens du Prince-Monaco, the Bartoli has concocted an exceptional programme of opera arias entitled "Viaggio italiano" to take us on a journey into her kingdom of the adulated diva.
Another much-anticipated superstar in Orange, Roberto Alagna makes his grand return in an absolute masterpiece, Samson et Dalila by Camille Saint-Saëns. The stage even seems to be designed to host the grand opera that is both spectacular and intimate. Around the tenor, Jean-Louis Grinda, the director of the Chorégies, has gathered a sensational cast. The magnificent Marie-Nicole Lemieux will be the voluptuous Dalila, while Nicolas Cavallier plays Dagon and Nicolas Courjal, the old Hebrew.
The other event of the Chorégies d'Orange 2021 is the coming of the orchestra of the famous Teatro alla Scala di Milano. Here again, tickets must be booked, as it is very rare for La Scala to travel outside its walls. Music lovers certainly know the value of the immense Riccardo Chailly its musical director, quite simply one of today’s greatest conductors!
This 2021 season, the Bejart Ballet Lausanne returns with a great performance. “Ballet for Life” on music by Queen and Mozart is a masterpiece on Maurice Béjart choreography danced by the breathtaking and virtuoso company.
Speaking of virtuoso, the violinist Nemanja Radulovic will amaze the spectators of the Chorégies d'Orange. With this outstanding artist, there is always electricity in the air, as the soloist is not only a brilliant virtuoso but also an accomplished performer who puts his immense talent at the service of Vivaldi and the Four Seasons, this promises to be unforgettable.
Another very great violinist, Maxim Vengerov will play Brahms' magnificent Concerto.
And since Beethoven's year is not very far away, Mikko Franck, the highly appreciated conductor, conducts the fifth symphony at the head of the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France. A great moment of music in perspective!
As the adage "first come, first served" advises, you must book your tickets for the Chorégies d'Orange 2021 as soon as possible!