The Little Match Girl, the ballet based on Hans Christian Anderson’s classic tale, will premiere on June 12 at the Children’s Opera in Bucharest. The event starts at 19.00.

The direction of the event belongs to Corina Dumitrescu, at her second collaboration with the Children’s Opera, after having staged Cinderella earlier this year. The soundtrack of the ballet includes pieces interpreted by Yann Tiersen, René Aubry, Jocelyn Pook, Rachel Portman, Mr. Scruff and Sir Anthony Hopkins.

Tickets to the event, priced RON 10, are available at

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