PROGRAMME

Repertoire

A German Requiem

Johannes Brahms

A renowned oratorio where death is separation but also access to unpredictable communication with the sources of being and infinity more

GEIKO

Richard Ševčík / Jan Matásek

A ballet inspired by the real life of geisha Mineko Iwasaki and by her autobiography Geisha of Gion more

Heart

Richard Ševčík / Jan Rejent / Pavel Lochman

In 2022 it will be exactly 100 years since the birth of South African heart surgeon, professor CHRISTIAAN NEETHLING BARNARD, who performed a successful heart transplant in 1967; the very first in the history. Despite the fact it’s been more than 50 years since this astounding surgical intervention, many ethical and religious dilemmas still persists. You can’t donate your heart and still live on… more

CHAPBOOK

Bohuslav Martinů

The beauty of dance, music and singing, from the roots of the Czech tradition which we draw on. Our ballet company joins the Year of Czech Music with a work that created in the 1930s, in a time of growing totalitarianism and looming crises. more

Kytice

Antonín Dvořák / Richard Ševčík

Erben’s most famous work will be produced for the first time in Plzeň, as a ballet. more

Let’s have a BALLet!

Movement is a manifestation of human life and dance is a guide to the cultural development of human society more

Nutcracker

Petr Iljič Čajkovskij

Ballet fairy-tale based on E. T. A. Hoffmann’s story A Christmas story and a dream about Prince Nutcracker and the Mice comes to life in our theatre at the time of the most festive time of the year. The new adaptation of the well-known classical ballet will celebrate the 130th anniversary since its first staging in the St. Petersburg Mariinsky Theatre. more

Swan Lake

Petr Iljič Čajkovskij

If ballet has a notorious title in general awareness, it is undoubtedly Swan Lake by PI Tchaikovsky. more

The Little Mermaid

Petr Hora / Marika Mikanová

The supernal fairy-tale by Hans Christian Andersen in a ballet version is back at the Pilsen Theatre. more

The Little Prince

Jiří Pokorný / Gabriela Vermelho

This ballet based on the famous book by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry views the world through a child’s eyes before it becomes an adult. more

The taming of the shrew

Jan Kučera

'Who better recipe knows how to tame a shrew, they should tell me! I'd be grateful.' more

THE VISIT

Anna Vita

Ballet adaptation of the tragicomedy by Friedrich Dürrenmatt more

Tchaikovsky

Anna Vita

A new performance for the Pilsen ballet ensemble tells the story of the brilliant composer’s complicated life, in which the moments of happiness and fame alternate with pain and desire for love. more

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