Forums

Site map
Search
0The virtual community for English-speaking expats and Russians
  Main page   Make it home    Expat list   Our partners     About the site   FAQ
Please log in:
login:
password:
To register  Forgotten your password?   
  Survival Guide   Calendars
  Phone Directory   Dining Out
  Employment   Going Out
  Real Estate   Children
   Monday
   November 18
Culture Picks
Culture Reviews
TV Listings
 Clubs
 Concerts
 Exhibitions
 Festival
 Film
 Opera
Arts Calendar / June 30 / Opera
19:00 Un Ballo in Maschera
Opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi. 190 min (with two intervals). Libretto by Antonio Somma based on the text by Augustin Eugène Scribe. Music Director: Giacomo Sagripanti. Director and Set Designer: Davide Livermore. Sung in Italian. Today there are three versions of the libretto and therefore three locations – Boston, Naples and Stockholm. The Bolshoi’s production is staged by a team of Verdi’s compatriots, however, they set this bloody story in America, as it was at the premiere of the opera. And the choice of the location became the main inspiration for the visual concept of the production. Davide Livermore, a director and a stage designer, is an expert on works not only by Verdi, but also by Hitchcock, the most influential American filmmaker of the psychological thriller genre. The style and suspense of his films – that’s what should be sensed by the audience of our "Italian" performance placed in America.
Bolshoi Theater 
November
18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
December
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17
Copyright © The Moscow Expat Site, 1999-2019Editor  Sales  Webmaster +7 (495) 722-3802