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Dead Souls



Rodion Shchedrin: <EM>Dead Souls</EM>&nbsp;Mariinsky Theatre, St Petersburg
Rodion Shchedrin: Dead Souls 
Mariinsky Theatre, St Petersburg
Dead Souls: By Rodion Shchedrin
RUSSIA
ST. PETERSBURG  •  Mariinsky II  •  Ongoing
 
 

Rodion Shchedrin:  Dead Souls
Libretto: Rodion Shchedrin
Opera scenes in three acts after the poem by N.V. Gogol
performed in Russian (the performance will have synchronised English supertitles)

World premiere: 7 June 1977, Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow
Premiere at the Kirov Opera and Ballet Theatre (Mariinsky Theatre): 23 December 1978
Premiere of this production: 18 March 2011, Mariinsky Theatre, St Petersburg

Valery Gergiev, musical director and conductor 
Conductors: Pavel Petrenko & Pavel Smelkov
Director: Vasily Barkhatov
Set Designer: Zinovy Margolin
Costume Designer: Maria Danilova
Lighting Designer: Damir Ismagilov
Musical Preparation: Marina Mishuk
Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko

Cast

Pavel Ivanovich Chichikov: tba
Nozdryov: Oleg Balashov
Korobochka: Larisa Diadkova
Sobakevich: Oleg Sychov
Plyushkin: Svetlana Volkova
Manilov: Alexander Timchenko
Lizanka Manilova: Zhanna Dombrovskaya
Selifan: tba



Mariinsky II Website


Contact:

Mariinsky II
Mariinsky Cultural Complex
Theatre Square
St. Petersburg, Russia


Tel: (7) 812 326 4141

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