The Operosa Montenegro Opera Festival Program

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The Operosa Montenegro Opera Festival (#OMOF2017) is the only opera festival in Montenegro, will be held on the stunning open air Kanli Kula and Forte Mare Fortresses overlooking the Adriatic Sea in Herceg Novi, Montenegro.

The Festival combines unique performances of international opera talent with the rich local cultural heritage attracting an ever growing audience and media from across the world.

This year’s Festival will take place from 23rd to 27th of August 2017 in Herceg Novi.



23rd of August 2017 at 21h – “Montenegrin Divas in Forte Mare”, Forte Mare Tower

Selected opera arias, duets and more performed with a string ensemble.

Olivera Tičević – Soprano

Marijana Šovran – Soprano

Milica Milanović – Soprano

String quartet – Kvartet Rocher

Tickets: 5 eur


24th of August 2017 at 20h – “Classical Moment in Old Town” Old Town of Herceg Novi

Ballet and Opera performance.



25th & 26th of August 2017 at 21h – “Iolanta”, Kanli Kula Amphitheater

Opera by P. I. Tchaikovsky

Eraldo Salmieri – Conductor

Ashley Dean – Stage Director

Cordelia Chisholm – Set Designer

Ilija Višnjić – Costume Designer

Kevin Treacy – Lighting Designer

Operosa Opera Festival Orchestra, Chorus and Soloists

Tickets: 30 eur (upper category incl. 1 glass of wine) / 15 eur (lower category)


27th of August 2017 at 21h – “Festival Closing Concert”, Kanli Kula Amphitheater

Jan Wierzba – Conductor

Basma Edress – Violin

Operosa Opera Festival Orchestra

Tickets: 10 eur (upper category) / 7 eur (lower category)

Tickets for both performances of the opera “Iolanta” are available for purchase at Eventim online service:

You can book your tickets until the end of June with special offers for couples, families and companies.

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