Have a Good Day!

Vaiva Grainytė, Lina Lapelytė, Rugilė Barzdžiukaitė

Have a Good Day!
Year of publication: 2018
Record company: Operomanija
Record company contacts:

[email protected], +370 616 30814

Duration: 46′19″
Media: LP

(180 g, white) and catalogue with the libretto in Lithuanian and English (32 pages with photos)

Recorded on January 15-19, 2014 at HERE (New York, U.S.), PROTOTYPE festival
Sound engineer Garth MacAleavey
Sound mixing and mastering by Arūnas Zujus

Opera for 10 cashiers, supermarket sounds and piano
Librettist Vaiva Grainytė
Composer and music director Lina Lapelytė
Director and set designer Rugilė Barzdžiukaitė

Design and layout by Jurgis Griškevičius
Photos by Rugilė Barzdžiukaitė and Dovydas Korba
English translation by Indrė Šilėnaitė
Translation editing by Aleksandra Fomina and Rebecca Lewin

Cashiers – Lina Dambrauskaitė, Liucina Blaževič, Vida Valuckienė, Veronika Čičinskaitė-Golovanova, Lina Valionienė, Rima Šovienė, Milda Zapolskaitė, Rita Račiūnienė, Svetlana Bagdonaitė, Kristina Svolkinaitė
Security guard – Kęstutis Pavalkis (piano)
Field recordings / electronics by Lina Lapelytė

Costume designer Daiva Samajauskaitė
Lighting designer Eugenijus Sabaliauskas



  1. Overture 00′58″

  2. A Lullaby to the sleeping products 03′57″

  3. “Have a good day!” choir 03′30″


    “Have a good day!” choir

  4. Security guard’s nocturne 02′34″

  5. New girl’s aria 05′06″

  6. Foreigner’s aria 04′16″

  7. Single mother’s aria and the detergent choir 02′09″

  8. Bimbo’s aria 01′50″

  9. Ms. Healthy’s aria “Cat petting is stress-reducing!” 00′40″

  10. Security guard’s interlude 00′57″

  11. An early morning duo 03′38″

  12. The emigrant’s mother’s aria, “Goods, discounts and hot deals” choir, and Ms. Healthy’s aria “I never get sick!” 04′

  13. Art critic’s aria 07′01″

  14. Ms. Healthy’s aria “Every single day is a gift!” 00′51″

  15. “Pay day” choir 04′52″

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