Tag Archives: Alexander Pushkin

“Eugene Onegin” in Munich

PRESENTS: Eugene Onegin Peter I. Tschaikowsky Libretto by Peter I. Tchaikovsky and Konstantin Shilovsky after Alexander Pushkin’s verse novel The story of a cosmopolitan, educated, yet excessively arrogant outsider. He antagonizes the women who love and desire him, just as … Continue reading

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Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov’s “The Golden Cockerel” at The Bolshoi in Moskow

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov’s “The Golden Cockerel” Opera in three acts Premiered on June 19, 2011. Libretto by Vladimir Belsky based on Alexander Pushkin’s fairy-tale October 31, 2013      19:00 November 1, 2013    19:00 November 2, 2013    12:00 Music Director: Vassily Sinaisky Stage Director: Kirill Serebrennikov Set and … Continue reading

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Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov’s “Boris Godunov” at The Bolshoi in Moskow

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov and Modest Mussorgsky’s “Boris Godunov” Opera in four acts Premiered on October 16, 1948. Sung in Russian. Presented with three intervals. Running time: 4 hours 7 minutes.   Libretto by Modest Mussorgsky, based on Alexander Pushkin’s play of the same name Version and orchestration by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov … Continue reading

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