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The Tale of Tsar Saltan



<EM>The Tale of Tsar Saltan</EM>Mariinsky Theatre
The Tale of Tsar Saltan
Mariinsky Theatre
The Tale of Tsar Saltan: By Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
RUSSIA
SAINT PETERSBURG  •  Mariinsky Theatre  •  Ongoing
 
 

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov:  The Tale of Tsar Saltan
Opera in a prologue and four acts
Libretto by Vladimir Belsky after the folktale in verse of the same name by Alexander Pushkin 

Sung in Russian (the performance will have synchronised English supertitles)

Valery Gergiev, conductor
Stage Director: Alexander Petrov
Set Designer: Vladimir Firer (after sketches by Ivan Bilibin)
Costume Designer: Vladimir Firer
Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
Musical Preparation: Larisa Gergieva
Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
Ballet Mistress: Irina Novik

Cast:
Tsar Saltan: tba
Tsaritsa Militrisa: Maria Bayankina
Tsarevich (Prince) Guidon: Dmitry Voropaev
Swan-Princess: tba
Tkachikha ("Weaver"): Elizaveta Zakharova
Povarikha ("Cook"): Tatiana Kravtsova
Matchmaker-Crone Babarikha: Nadezhda Vassilieva 



Mariinsky Theatre Website



Detailed schedule information:
19h

Contact: Mariinsky Theatre
1 Theatre Square
St Petersburg, Russia

Tel: (7) 812 326 4141

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