A Journey to the End of the Millennium

    Josef Bardanashvili



    Libretto: A.B. Yehoshua
    World Premiere: The Israeli Opera May 21, 2005

    Conductor          David Stern
    Director Omri Nitzan
    Set and Costume Designer Ruth Dar
    Lighting Designer Felice Ross
    Movement Designer Daniela Michaeli




    Ben Atar Gaby Sadeh
    Abulafia Yosef Aridan
    First Wife Edna Prochnik
    Second Wife Ira Bertman
    Ester Mina Larissa Tetuev
    Elbaz Yaniv D'or
    Levinas Noah Briger
    Abu Lutfi Vladimir Braun
    The Rabbi           Yotam Cohen


    The Israeli Opera Chorus

    Conductor: Yishai Steckler

    The Opera Orchestra - The Israel Symphony Orchestra Rishon LeZion

    Sung in Hebrew
    Surtitles in English and Hebrew

    Surtitles: Tamir Chasson

    A revival of the striking Israeli opera that examines the mores of our society through the penetrating libretto of A.B. Yehoshua and the tantalizing score of Yosef Bardanashvili.


    Production Album

    Photos: Yossi Zwecker        


    Wed 3.12 (20:00), Fri 5.12 (20:00), Sat 6.12 (20:00), Mon 8.12 (20:00)

    A pre perfomance lecture in Hebrwe will be held one hour before each performance (exept Wed 3.12) in the auditorium, free for ticket holders.

    Panel with the production's creative team with excerpts from the opera: 
    Towards Opening
    : Sat 29.11 (11:00)

    Come and meet some of the soloists right after the performance:
    Opera Talkback
    : Sat 6.12 , Mon 8.12


    "This opera desrves to be performed throughout the world." (Set I Walitz Forward)

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