As King of Clubs in The Love for Thee Oranges. Andrei Grigoriev as Pantalone.Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As King of Clubs in The Love for Thee Oranges. Andrei Grigoriev as Pantalone.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Ping in Turandot. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Ping in Turandot. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Company Commander in Eugene Onegin. Sergei Murzaev as Onegin.Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Company Commander in Eugene Onegin. Sergei Murzaev as Onegin.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Ibn-Hakia in Iolanta.Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Ibn-Hakia in Iolanta.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Kela in The Children of Rosenthal. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Kela in The Children of Rosenthal. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Zuniga in Carmen. Alexander Kireyev as Morales (to the left),Elchin Azizov as Escamillo (behind). Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Zuniga in Carmen. Alexander Kireyev as Morales (to the left),
Elchin Azizov as Escamillo (behind). Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As a Monk in Don Carlo. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As a Monk in Don Carlo. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Malyuta Skuratov in The Tsar’s Bride. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Malyuta Skuratov in The Tsar’s Bride. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Don Alfonso in Cosif fan tutti.Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Don Alfonso in Cosif fan tutti.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As the Old Robber Woman in The Story of Kai and Gerda. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As the Old Robber Woman in The Story of Kai and Gerda. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Brander in La Damnation de Faust. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Brander in La Damnation de Faust. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Méphistophélès in La Damnation de Faust.  Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Méphistophélès in La Damnation de Faust.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
In the title part in Don Pasquale. Konstantin Shushakov as Dr. Malatesta.  Photo by Damir Yusupov.
In the title part in Don Pasquale. Konstantin Shushakov as Dr. Malatesta.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Rogozhin in The Idiot.  Stanislav Mostovoy as Prince Myshkin.  Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Rogozhin in The Idiot.
Stanislav Mostovoy as Prince Myshkin.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.

Nearest performances

Carmen 28 November
Katerina Izmailova 1 December3 December
The Snow Maiden 13 December13 December14 December15 December15 December
The Story of Kai and Gerda 27 December27 December28 December28 December29 December29 December30 December31 December31 December2 January2 January3 January3 January4 January
Billy Budd 21 February23 February25 February27 February
The Idiot 9 March


						

Biography

Born in Moscow. In 1996, he graduated from the actors’ faculty of Russian Academy of Theatre Art. In 2002, he graduated from the vocal faculty of the Moscow State Conservatoire (Yuri Grigoiev’s class). From 1999-2000, he was probationer and, since 2001, he was been soloist with the Bolshoi Theatre Opera Company.

Repertoire

Vyazemsky, Bomelius (Rimsky-Korsakov’s The Maid of Pskov)
Baron Douphol (La Traviata)
Afron, Polkan (Rimsky-Korsakov’s The Golden Cockerel)
Schaunard, Colline (La Boheme)
Carnival-scarecrow, Misgir, Bermyata, Second Town Crier (Rimsky-Korsakov’s The Snow Maiden)
Pantalone, King of Clubs (Prokofiev’s The Love for Thee Oranges)
Virgily (Rakhmaninov’s Francesсa da Rimini)
A Sacristan (Tosca)
Ping (Turandot)
A Company Commander (Eugene Onegin)
Narumov, Tomsky (Queen of Spades)
Ibn-Hakia, Bertrand, King Rene (Tchaikovsky’s Iolanta)
Mathias Wiessman, Inquisitor (Prokofiev’s The Fiery Angel)
Police Sergeant, Mill-hand (Shostakovich’s The Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk)
Vocal Solo (ballet Leah to music by Leonard Bernstein, Alexei Ratmansky production)
Kela (Desyatnikov’s The Children of Rosenthal)
Yakuside (Madama Batterfly)
Speaker (Die Zauberflote)
Old Footman, Metivier, Aide-de-camp, French Officer (Prokofiev’s War and Peace)
Andrei Shchelkalov, Mityusha, Nikitich (Mussorgsky’s Boris Godunov)
Dancairo, Zuniga (Carmen)
Singing beggar (Rimsky-Korsakov’s The Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh and of the Maiden Fevronia)
High Priest of Bel (Nabucco)
Second Apprentice (Wozzeck)
Frank (Die Fledermaus)
Police inspector, notary (Der Rosenkavalier)
Ivan Zhuran, Kudma (The Enchantress)
Marquis D’Obigny (La Traviata)
An arm-chair, A tree (L’enfant et les Sortilèges)
Alessio (La sonnambula)
Daland (Der fliegende Holländer)
A Monk (Don Carlo)
Malyuta Skuratov (The Tsar’s Bride)
Don Alfonso (Così fan tutte)
Bertrand (The Maid of Orleans)
The Old Robber Woman, The Second Troll, Reindeer (Banevich’s The Story of Kai and Gerda)
Count Ceprano (Rigoletto)
Don Bartolo (Le Nozze di Figaro)
Bass I (Stravinsky’s Renard in the performance The Fables of the Vixen, the Duckling and Balda)
Seargeant (Katerina Izmailova)
Don Carlos (The Stone Guest)
Brander (La Damnation de Faust)
Bosun (Britten`s Billy Budd)
Rogozhin (Weinberg`s The Idiot)
Don Pasquale (Donizetti`s Don Pasquale)

Tours

Nikolai Kazansky tours in Russia and abroad. He participated in the International Pula-2000 Festival of Contemporary Music where he performed Yuri Butsko’s monoopera The Notes of a Madman.