Premiered on February 22, 2014.

Sung in Russian with English surtitles.

Performed with one interval.

Running time: 3 hours 30 minutes.
Libretto by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov and Ilya Tyumenev
based on Lev Mey’s play of the same name

Music Director: Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Stage Director: Julia Pevzner
Set Designer: Alyona Pikalova
Costume Designer: Elena Zaitseva
Chorus Master: Valery Borisov
Lighting Designer: Damir Ismagilov
Choreographer: Ekaterina Mironova

Sets based on the sketches by Fyodor Fedorovsky (1955).
Svetlana Shilova as Lyubasha.<br/>Alexander Krasnov as Gryaznoy.<br/>Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Svetlana Shilova as Lyubasha.
Alexander Krasnov as Gryaznoy.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Elena Novak as Dunyasha.<br/> Olga Kulchinskaya as Marfa.<br/> Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Elena Novak as Dunyasha.
Olga Kulchinskaya as Marfa.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
A scene from the performance.<br/> Photo by Damir Yusupov.
A scene from the performance.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
 Irina Bozhenko as Marfa.<br/>Alexander Naumenko as Sobakin.<br/>Bogdan Volkov as Lykov.<br/>Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Irina Bozhenko as Marfa.
Alexander Naumenko as Sobakin.
Bogdan Volkov as Lykov.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Agunda Kulaeva as Lyubasha.<br/> Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Agunda Kulaeva as Lyubasha.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Alexander Krasnov as Gryaznoy.<br/> Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Alexander Krasnov as Gryaznoy.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Alexander Kasyanov as Gryaznoy.<br/> Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Alexander Kasyanov as Gryaznoy.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Irina Bozhenko as Marfa.<br/>Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Irina Bozhenko as Marfa.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Vladimir Matorin as Sobakin.<br/>Irina Udalova as Saburova.<br/>Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Vladimir Matorin as Sobakin.
Irina Udalova as Saburova.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Olga Kulchinskaya as Marfa.<br/>Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Olga Kulchinskaya as Marfa.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Agunda Kulaeva as Lyubasha.<br/>Alexander Kasyanov as Gryaznoy.<br/>Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Agunda Kulaeva as Lyubasha.
Alexander Kasyanov as Gryaznoy.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.


				
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