Production Rental / Operas


Opening night  - 18 March 2011
Director: E. Nekrošius (Lithuania)
Set Designer: M.  Nekrošius (  Lithuania )
Costume Designer: N. Gultiajeva (Lithuania )
Lighting Designer: L. Kleinas (Lithuania )



Georges Bizet

An opera in 2 parts, sung in French

Conductor Robertas Šervenikas
Director Arnaud Bernard (France)
Set Designer Alessandro Camera (Italy)
Costume Designer Maria Carla Ricotti (Italy)
Choreographer Gianni Santucci (Italy)
Light Designer Vinicio Cheli (Italy)

Premiere: 20 November, 2009

Love and Other Demons

Peter Eötvös opera in 2 parts sung in English with fragments of Yoruba, Latin and Spanish

Libretto by Kornél Hamvai after G. G. Marquez’s novel Of Love and Other Demons

Music Director and Conductor  Alejo Pérez (Argentina)
Director Silviu Purcarete (Romania)
Designer Helmut Stürmer (Germany)
Video Projections by Andu Dumitrescu (Romania)

World premiére at Glyndebourne:  10 August 2008
Premiére in Vilnius: 7 November 2008

Sierva Maria – soprano
Don Ygnacio – tenor
Father Cayetano Delaura – baritone
Abrenuncio – tenor
Don Toribio – bass
Dominga de Adviento – mezzo-soprano
Josefa Miranda – mezzo-soprano
Martina Laborde – mezzo-soprano

 4 sopranos, 2 mezzo-sopranos, 2 altos

Orchestra score
2 flutes (both also piccolo, 2nd also alto flute), 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 1 bass clarinet, saxophone, 2 bassoons (2nd also contrabassoon)
4 horns, 2 trumpets, 2 trombones, 1 tuba
2 Percussionists: tubular bells, bass timpani, marimba, crotales, gongs, cow bells, glockenspiel, tamburo basco, bass drum, wood block, triangle, anvil, sizzle cymbals, cymbals, tam-tam, African beans rattle, bells (high, loud jingles, 3–4 mixed exotic types, coloured sound), vibraphone, cencerros, maracas
Harp, celesta, strings (12-8-6-4)

Madama Butterfly

Giacomo Puccini opera in 3 acts, sung in Italian

Music Director and Conductor David Parry (UK)
Director Anthony Minghella (UK)
Associate Director / Choreographer Carolyn Choa (UK)
Set Designer Michael Levine (Canada)
Costume Designer Han Feng (China)
Lighting Designer Peter Mumford (UK)
Puppets created by  Blind Summit Theatre (UK)

A co-production between the LNOBT, the English National Opera and the Metropolitan Opera (New York)


Premiere: 23 March 2006

Der fliegende Holländer

Richard Wagner opera in 3 acts sung in German

Libretto by Richard Wagner

Music Director and Conductor Gintaras Rinkevičius (Lithuania)
Conductor Martynas Staškus (Lithuania)
Director Francesca Zambello (USA)
Set and Costume Designer Alison Chitty (UK)
Lighting Designer Rick Fisher (UK)

Boris Godunov

Modest Mussorgsky

An opera in prologue and 7 scenes (2parts)

Music Director and Conductor Robertas Šervenikas
Director Mariusz Treliński (Poland)
Designer Boris Kudlicka (Slovakia)
Costume Designer Magdalena Musiał (Poland)
Lighting Designer Marc Heinz (Holland)
Choreographer Tomasz Wygoda (Poland)
Dramaturg Piotr Gruszczyński (Poland)
Authors of the Video Projections Jacek Poremba, Krzysztof Rudz (Poland)

Premiere: 29 February, 2008

La Juive

Jacques Fromental Halevy opera in two parts, sung in French

Litbretto by Eugene Scribe

Conductor Martynas Staškus (Lithuania)
Director and Set Designer Günter Krämer (Germany)
Costume Designer Isabel Ines Glathar (Germany)

Premiere: 15 October 2004

Le nozze di Figaro

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart opera in 2 parts, sung in Italian

Music Director and Conductor Martynas Staškus (Lithuania)
Director Emilio Sagi (Spain)
Set Designer Daniel Bianco (Spain)
Costume Designer Renata Schussheim (Argentina)
Lighting Designer Eduardo Bravo (Spain, AAI)
Choreographer Nuria Castejón (Spain)

Production of the LNOBT in collaboration with Teatro Real de Madrid, Teatro Pérez Galdós de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria ir Asociación Bilbaína de Amigos de la Opera (A.B.A.O.)

Premiere: 5 February, 2010

La Traviata

Giuseppe Verdi opera in 3 acts

Music Director and Conductor Robertas Šervenikas (Lithuania)
Conductor Martynas Staškus (Lithuania)
Director, Choreographer Chen Shi-Zheng (USA / China)
Set Designer Walt Spangler (USA)
Costume Designer Elizabeth Caitlin Ward (USA)
Lighting Designer Scott Zielinski (USA)
Video Designer Leigh Haas (Germany / United Kingdom)