"RIMSKY-KORSAKOV 175" Festival
By the 175th anniversary of the birth of Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, the Mariinsky Theater has prepared a big festival marathon to be held in St. Petersburg and in the branches of the theater in Vladivostok and in the Republic of North Ossetia-Alania. The program includes all the composer's operas, as repertoire performances - “Snow Maiden”, “Sadko”, “Tsar's Bride”, “Golden Cockerel” and rarely performed - “Mlada” "Pan Voyevoda", "Servilia". A special event of the festival will be the premiere of one-act operas - “Mozart and Salieri”, “Kashchei the Immortal” directed by Vyacheslav Starodubtsev. The romances anthology of the Russian composer-classic will be presented by soloists of the Young Opera Singers Academy, prize-winners of International Rimsky-Korsakov Competition and students of the St. Petersburg Rimsky-Korsakov Conservatory. The festival guests will also see the legendary ballet of the Dyagilev enterprise “Schegherazade“ in the choreography by Mikhail Fokin and décor by Lev Bakst.
address: Mariinsky Theater, Mariinsky Theater Concert Hall, Mariinsky II, Musorgsky Hall (Mariinsky II), Prokofiev Hall (Mariinsky II)
Hosted by: Organizing Committee (326-41-41)
From: 17 March 2019
Till: 12 April 2019