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Sun 20.5.2018 at 17:00

Opera: Herääminen (Awakening)

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Tampere Hall, Main auditorium - Yliopistonkatu 55, 33100
Tampere, Finland

Herääminen (Awakening) opera, a story concerning a mental breakdown of Paavo Ruotsalainen. The story concentrates also on how to find hope and a new life direction. The opera is timeless and topical also today as people are constantly pushing their selves to the limits.

The event is collecting funds to Tampereen Herättäjäjuhlat (Tampere’s Awakening Festival).

Production Tampere Hall & Evangelical-Lutheran congregation


Composition – Maija Ruuskanen
Libretto – Jaakko Heinimäki
Direction – Juulia Tapola
Singer – Jussi Lehtipuu
Lightning and Set Design – Ville Virtanen
Costumes – Ville Virtanen ja Jenni Nykänen
Choir – Philomela & Herännäisnuorten kuoro
Choir Conductor – Marjukka Riihimäki, Hanna-Maria Hapuli
Orchestra, Akateeminen Saksofonikvartetti – Saara Koskipää, Maaret Koskenkari, Timo Rantanen, Marko Portin
Percussion – Tuomas Timonen


Tickets 25/21€

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