Hugely talented Swedish opera singer who enjoyed worldwide fame in the mid-19th century
Photographs, drawings, paintings and postcards of Europe's grand opera houses, concert halls and theatres.
Vintage photography of scenes and costumes from opera productions and the Kaunas State Theatre, one of the oldest functioning theatres in Lithuania.
Passionate flute playing, guitar wizardry and trumpet serenades: these musical scenes abound in joy and dedication, with a delightful touch of quirkiness.
William Shakespeare may have written that all the world’s a stage, but today on #LoveTheatreDay, all Europeana is a stage.
Travel through Europe and see these depictions of Don Giovanni / Don Juan.
A striking illustration of the relationship between Venice, Istria and Dalmatia.
Josephine Baker was a polarising force throughout her life as a performer and activist.
From Hollywood glamour to the Siberian gulag.
Celebrating a continent’s culture with more than 60 cities across Europe having held the title
The Swedish Skeppstedts family emigrated to the United States and became famous for founding the Ice Follies, the first travelling extravaganza on ice.
Learning scenarios about performing arts
Art, English, History, Music - Lower secondary
English, Language subjects, STEAM - Pre-primary school
Art, English, History - Primary school