Isänmaan tyttäret (Daughters of the Fatherland) opera
The opera, "Isänmaan tyttäret" ("Daughters of the Fatherland"), is a large-scale production depicting Finnish soldiers and female volunteers
The opera, "Isänmaan tyttäret" ("Daughters of the Fatherland"), is a large-scale production depicting Finnish soldiers and female volunteers in the Finnish Winter and Continuation Wars. The music is by the reknown Finnish composer, Ilkka Kuusisto, and the impressive libretto is by Pia Perkiö. The text is based on interviews by Finnish soliders and women working as volunteers in the so-called Lotta Svärd organization on the front.
Stage director: Jonna Wikström, conductor: Kaapo Ijäs, scenography: Tiina Paavilainen, costumes: Pia Lasonen, choreography: Iiris Salmenmaa, opera choir: NaisSound, procuction: Opera Tellus ry.
The official patron of the production is the wife of the President of Finland, Mrs. Jenni Haukio.
Temppeliaukion kirkko - Temppeliaukio Church
Thu 21.10.2021 at 18-20.30
Sat 23.10.2021 at 18-20.30
Tickets 64€, lippu.fi
One euro of each ticket bought will be donated to the Finnish War Veterans' Association.