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Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov’s The Tale of Tsar Saltan in Kiev

The Tale of Tsar Saltan Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov Libretto by V. Belsky based on A. Pushkin’s fairytale. Premiered on the stage of the Kyiv Opera on November 16, 2013 Beginning: 29.12.2015 – 19:00 Completion: 21:20 Sung in Russian Place: Partly in … Continue reading

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Korsakov’s “The Tsar’s Bride” in Israel

The Tsar’s Bride Nikolai Rimsky Korsakov The Novaya Opera from Moscow returns to the Israeli Opera with a new production of one of the greatest classics of the Russian repertoire, a story of love, passion, jealousy, deceit and murder enveloped … Continue reading

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Boris Godunov in Moscow at the Bolshoi

Premiered on October 16, 1948. Sung in Russian. Presented with three intervals. Running time: 4 hours. Libretto by Modest Mussorgsky, based on Alexander Pushkin’s play of the same name Version and orchestration by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov Orchestration of “At St. Basil … Continue reading

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Nikolai Rimski-Kórsakov’s “The legend of the invisible city of Kitezh” in Barcelona

Presents: The legend of the invisible city of Kitezh Nikolai Rimski-Kórsakov 13, 16, 22, 26 and 30 April 2014 The eternal dream of the Slavic soul An innocent country girl named Fevroniya saves her town from a Tartar attack: she … 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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