Natalka Poltavka in Kiev on September 9th

Natalka Poltavka

Mykola Lysenko

nationalOperaUkraineLogoOpera in 2 acts
Beginning: 9.09.2016 – 19:00
Completion: 20:50

Based on I.Kotliarevsky’s play.
Edited by M. Skoryk and A. Solovyanenko.
Premiered on the stage of the Kyiv Opera on July 5, 2012.

GALLERY

 

CAST

SYNOPSIS

Act I

Natalka awaits the return of her fiance Petro, who is working abroad. She is noted by the elderly landowner Vozniy, who persuades Viborniy to intercede with her on his behalf.

Act II

Viborniy persuades Natalka’s mother, Terpilikha, that her daughter should marry the wealthy Vozniy, rather than await the uncertain return of Petro. The village maidens prepare Natalka for her wedding, although she is in despair.

Act III

Petro returns: Mykola informs him of Natalka’s engagement. Natalka appears and tells Petro she loves only him. Terpilikha objects, and Petro undertakes to leave the village if it will prevent bad feeling. Touched by this gesture, Vozniy relents and all ends happily.

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