The Merry Widow
Date and time11.2 – 10.3.2022
The story of a wealthy widow’s marriage worries offers old-school glamour, merrymaking with Parisian nobility, catchy melodies, and can-can.
Hanna Glavari is a rich widow in need of a husband. Count Danilo is the obvious candidate, particularly as the couple are already in love. However, Danilo refuses to propose to Hanna because of her riches.
It’s no surprise that this story of a wealthy widow’s marriage worries has become the world’s favourite operetta.
Music: Franz Lehár
Conductor: Kurt Kopecky
Director: Jussi Tapola
Finnish National Opera and Ballet
11.2.-10.3.2022 at 19.00
Tickets 17-109€, duration 2 h 40 min
Recommended for children over the age of 12.
Performed in Finnish, surtitles in Finnish, Swedish and English
Image: Kanerva Mantila/Suomen kansallisooppera ja -baletti