Solovyanenko Anatoly Anatoliyovych

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August 8, 2022

Solovyanenko Anatoly Anatoliyovych (born April 27, 1980) is a People's Artist of Ukraine, laureate of the Taras Shevchenko National Prize of Ukraine, chief director of the National Opera of Ukraine. Son of Anatoly Borisovich Solovyanenko. Candidate of art studies, professor. Corresponding member of the National Academy of Arts of Ukraine

Biography

He was born in the family of the Ukrainian singer Anatoly Borysovych Solovyanenko. He graduated from Taras Shevchenko Kyiv National University (jurisprudence, with honors), Kyiv National University of Culture and Arts (theatre direction, class of Honored Artist of Ukraine, Professor V.P. Patsunov, with honors), National Music Academy of Ukraine (2005-2007, musical direction, class of Honored Artist of Ukraine Volodymyr Begma, with honors). Since 2000 — assistant director, since 2001 — director, since 2003 — production director, since 2011 — chief director of the National Opera of Ukraine. Candidate of art studies, professor. The author of scientific publications devoted to the history and problems of opera directing practice. Corresponding member of the National Academy of Arts of Ukraine (2021)

Creativity

He staged the operas "Moses" by M. Skoryk, "Yaroslav the Wise" by H. Maiboroda, "Norma" by V. Bellini, "Don Carlos", "Nabucco" by G. Verdi, "Natalka Poltavka" by M. Lysenko and "Zaporozhets over the Danube" S. Gulak-Artemovskyi (both in the joint author's music and stage edition, together with the composer M. Skoryk), "Mozart and Salieri" and "The Tale of Tsar Saltan" by M. Rymskyi-Kosakov, "Tosca" by J. Puccini, renewal the opera "Lucia di Lammermoor" by G. Donizetti, director of the plays "The Tsar's Bride" by M. Rimsky-Korsakov, "Clowns" by R. Leoncavallo. Chief director of more than 500 international and national cultural and artistic events, including celebrations on the occasion of the opening of the Olimpiyskiy NSC; Days of the Constitution of Ukraine, Days of Independence of Ukraine, Days of Kyiv and Days of the Capital, Anniversaries of Taras Shevchenko's birthday, in different years; ceremonial openings of the Year of Georgia, the Year of the Republic of Poland, the Year of the Republic of Kazakhstan in Ukraine, the festivals "Young Opera Stars of Ukraine", "Native Language of Kalinova", etc. In 2002-2006, he was the author and presenter of the series of television programs of the National Teleko