University of Jyväskylä

Opera Paride ed Elena

Start date: Apr 30, 2017 03:00 PM

End date: Apr 30, 2017 05:00 PM

Location: Siltasali (Pitkäkatu 19–21)

This Finnish premiere of Ch.W.Gluck's Opera Paride ed Elena (Paris and Helen) is directed by famous opera director Ville Saukkonen. Opera tells a dramatic and beautiful Lovestory of Paride, The Prince of Troy, and Elena, the Queen of Sparta. This Opera is the third and final of Glucks Italian reformist works, following Orfeo ed Euridice and Alceste. Its libretto was written by Ranieri de' Calzabigi. Opera had its Premiere in Vienna in 1770.

Opera is produced by Degree Programme in Music of JAMK University of Applied sciences with Finnish Music Campus (JAO - Jyväskylä Educational Consortium, JAMK - Jyväskylä University of Applied Scineces/Music, JYU - Jyväskylä University/ Humanities and Social Sciences/ Department of Music, Art and Culture Studies) and The Jyväskylä University Department of Language and Communication Studies/Romance philology/ PROGRAMMA DI STUDI DI LINGUA E CULTURA ITALIANA and University of Applied sciences Humak, Jyväskylä Institute of Adult Education/Crafts and Design, Jyväskylä Educational Consortium JAO, Unit of Welfare and Culture/Beauty Care, Hairdressing, Clothing, Crafts and Design.

Tickets: Adults 20€, schoolchildren and students 12€.  

Ticket sale: JAMK/Music Student service office Pitkäkatu 18-22 on Mon. - Thurs. at 12-15 p.m. or one hour before the beginning of the performance on the ticket desk by the entrance of Siltasali (cash payment only).

The tickets may be booked in advance in address: or tel. 040 556 2508. The booked tickets can be paid either in advance in the JAMK/Music Student service office Pitkäkatu 18-22 on Mon. - Thurs. at 12-15 p.m. or, at the latest, half an hour before the performances by the entrance of Siltasali hall (Pitkäkatu 19-21).

Other performances:

1.5.2017 at 15, Siltasali
3.5.2017 at 19, Siltasali

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