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THE NUTCRACKER, SUITE No. 1, OP. 71 A & SYMPHONY No. 1 IN G MINOR “WINTER DREAMS”, OP. 13

Tchaikovsky stands proud among the pantheon of the most popular Russian composers. The power of his symphonies and the magical beauty of his ballets make him the very essence of the Slavonic soul, mixed with profound western influences.

Symphony No. 1Winter Dreams” is much more than a picturesque postcard of the great snowy expanses of the vast territory of Russia. It also evokes the life of the land’s people and includes authentic melodies and popular dances. Moreover, it takes a tragic look at the human condition.

As for the famous Nutcracker, thanks especially to the “Waltz of the Flowers” and “Sugar Plum Fairy”, it offers our ears and imagination a world in which initiation to life is blessed with thousands of poetic facets…

Plan your visit

  • Car Parks


    How to come by car?

    Car parks with discounted rate

    Discounted rate of € 6 for performances and concerts featured in our schedules (in the evening from 18.00 to 01.00 and on Sunday from 13.00 to 19.00). A validation terminal is available in the entrance hall of the Opera House (from when the doors opens).

    Neujean car park

    45, Boulevard de la Sauvenière – 4000 Liège, Belgium

    • Mon. to Fri. : open until 1 o’clock in the morning.
    • Sat. and Sun. : open all night.

    Opéra car park

    1, Galerie Opéra – 4000 Liège, Belgium
    Open 24 hours, 7 days a week

    Other car parks nearby

    • Central Park car park : 26, Place Xavier-Neujean - 4000 Liège
    • Saint-Lambert car park : Place Saint-Lambert - 4000 Liège
    • Cathédrale car park : Place de la Cathédrale - 4000 Liège

  • Catering

    For a meal or a drink during an opera or a concert

    Whether you want a drink or a meal (by booking only), the Opera Restaurant, located in the prestigious setting of the Foyer Grétry, welcomes you before each performance when the Theatre’s doors open.

    During the interval, the Foyer Grétry Bar (2nd floor) as well as the Salazar Bar (4th floor) are open for you to relax and quench your thirst.

    For “Opera for All” Young Audience performances and “Discovery concerts”, the Foyer Grétry Bar is open one hour before and at the end of each performance.

    For information and bookings: +32 (0) 499 42 42 62  - lydia-campoccia@hotmail.com – www.leschefsopera.be

    Drink tokens

    Drink tokens are on sale as soon as the doors of the Theatre open on performance days (in the entrance hall and the main stairs) or during the interval (in the Foyer Grétry).

    For reasons of hygiene and cleanliness, it is forbidden to bring drinks and snacks into the building.

     

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