5th International Istanbul Opera fest between the dates 3 to 17 June 2014

Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - 20:00
The International Istanbul Opera Festival, meeting with its audience since 2010, which is organized by the General Directorate of State Opera and Ballet, carrying out its activities with the principle of presenting the opera and ballet art to the benefit of all the sections of the society in our country, and under the main sponsorship of DenizBank, will be presented to the Istanbul audience in an excellent program where the local and foreign people and artists come together in the fifth year. The works to be included in the schedule of the festival are as follows: “Attila”, “Fatih Sultan Mehmet (Mehmet, the Conquerer)”, “Saraydan Kız Kaçırma (Abduction from the Seraglio)”, “Beklenmedik Karşılaşma (Unexpected Encounter)”, “Birjan ve Sara (Birjan and Sara)” operas which reflect the Turkish Culture and lifestyle and the unforgettable “Lüküs Hayat (Luxurious Life)” musical familiar to the Turkish audience, and the fest will end with the “Gala Concert by Dmitri Hvorostovsky” worldwide known baritone. The International Istanbul Opera Fest having been organized for five years by the Directorate General of State Opera and Ballet with the contributions of DenizBank, always supporting the culture and art life of Turkey aims to make the audience live magical moments with all the colorful and shining opera works again this year.