Cultural evening with the opera singer Edgaras Montvidas
On the 14th of November a special evening was held at the Embassy. The Lithuanian community had an exceptional opportunity to hear a live performance delivered by the opera singer Edgaras Montvidas as well as getting to know his unique personality from close.
After the welcome speech made by the Ambassador Gediminas Varvuolis, the opera singer performed songs written by famous Lithuanian and foreign composers. The packed audience were moved by the performance and accepted it with loud plaudits. As the singer himself, he mentioned that there is no better way to end his time in Brussels as to perform for Lithuanians at the Embassy. For the past two months the opera singer was intensively performing at the famous La Monnaie Opera house.
Following the impressive performance there was an honest interview with Rasa Pakarnaite during which Edgaras Montvidas shared memories about his early career, achievements, and mentioned about his hopes for the future and upcoming roles. The evening ended with an informal reception where members of the Lithuanian community had a chance to chat with the performer personally.