New Stage

Premiered on November 25, 2016.

Presented with one interval.
Running time: 3 hours 15 minutes.

Co-production with English National Opera, Deutche Oper Berlin.

Sung in English.

The score has been made available by Boosey & Hawkes Music Publishers Limited.
Libretto by Edward Morgan Forster and Eric Crozier based on the novel "Billy Budd, Sailor" by Herman Melville

Music Director: William Lacey
Stage Director: David Alden
Set Designer: Paul Stainberg
Costume Designer: Constance Hoffman
Lighting Designer: Adam Silverman
Movement Director: Maxine Braham
Fight Coordinator: Jessica Jackson-Smith
Chief Chorus Master: Valery Borisov
Assistant to Fight Coordinator: Andrei Uraev

Bolshoi Theatre Children`s Choir
A scene from the performance. <br/> Photo by Damir Yusupov.
A scene from the performance.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
A scene from the performance. <br/> Darren Jeffery as Mr. Flint. <br/> Photo by Damir Yusupov.
A scene from the performance.
Darren Jeffery as Mr. Flint.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Iurii Samoilov as Billy Budd. <br/> Gidon Saks as John Claggart. <br/> Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Iurii Samoilov as Billy Budd.
Gidon Saks as John Claggart.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Alexander Miminoshvili as Donald. Iurii Samoilov as Billy Budd. <br/> Robert Lloyd as Dansker. Marat Gali as Red Whiskers. <br/> Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Alexander Miminoshvili as Donald. Iurii Samoilov as Billy Budd.
Robert Lloyd as Dansker. Marat Gali as Red Whiskers.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
John Daszak as Edward Vere. <br/> Photo by Damir Yusupov.
John Daszak as Edward Vere.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
A scene from the performance. <br/> Jonathan Summers as Mr. Redburn. <br/> Darren Jeffery as Mr. Flint. <br/> Photo by Damir Yusupov.
A scene from the performance.
Jonathan Summers as Mr. Redburn.
Darren Jeffery as Mr. Flint.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
A scene from the performance. <br/> Jonathan Summers as Mr. Redburn. <br/> Darren Jeffery as Mr. Flint. <br/> Photo by Damir Yusupov.
A scene from the performance.
Jonathan Summers as Mr. Redburn.
Darren Jeffery as Mr. Flint.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Gidon Saks as John Claggart. <br/> Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Gidon Saks as John Claggart.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
A scene from the performance. <br/> Iurii Samoilov as Billy Budd. <br/> Photo by Damir Yusupov.
A scene from the performance.
Iurii Samoilov as Billy Budd.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Iurii Samoilov as Billy Budd. <br/> Robert Lloyd as Dansker. <br/> Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Iurii Samoilov as Billy Budd.
Robert Lloyd as Dansker.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
A scene from the performance. <br/> Photo by Damir Yusupov.
A scene from the performance.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Gidon Saks as John Claggart. <br/> Iurii Samoilov as Billy Budd. <br/> John Daszak as Edward Vere. <br/> Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Gidon Saks as John Claggart.
Iurii Samoilov as Billy Budd.
John Daszak as Edward Vere.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Iurii Samoilov as Billy Budd. <br/> Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Iurii Samoilov as Billy Budd.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
John Daszak as Edward Vere. <br/> Photo by Damir Yusupov.
John Daszak as Edward Vere.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.