Richard Wagner’s “Der fliegende Holländer”, The Flying Dutchman, at the Bolshoi in Moskow

bolshoiRichard Wagner’s

“Der fliegende Holländer”

bolshoi_hollander-smOpera in three acts

Premiered on June 20, 2004

Revival: October 16, 2013

Coproduction with Bavarian State Opera

Libretto by Richard Wagner based on the popular legend and a novel by Heinrich Heine

Performance dates:

  • October 16, 2013
  • October 17, 2013
  • October 18, 2013
  • October 19, 2013
  • October 20, 2013
  • October 22, 2013
  • October 23, 2013
  • October 24, 2013

Music Director: Vassily Sinaisky
Stage Director: Peter Konwitschny
Revival Director: Nina Gühlstorff
Sets and Costumes: Johannes Leiacker
Lighting Designer: Damir Ismagilov


Conductor: Alexei Bogorad, Vassily Sinaisky
The Dutchman: Nathan Berg, Wieland Satter
Daland, a Norwegian sea captain: Nikolai Kazansky, Alexander Teliga
Senta, his daughter: Mardi Byers, Elena Zelenskaya
Eric, a huntsman, Senta’s groom: Viktor Antipenko, Roman Muravitsky
Mary, Senta’s nurse: Elena Novak, Evgenia Segenyuk
Daland’s steersman: Marat Gali, Maxim Paster

In Honor of Richard Wagner’s Bicentennial


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