Prince Igor

Prince Igor

Marking the 70th anniversary of Great Victory



Epic Alexander Borodin's opera in four acts with a prologue

Libretto on the ancient epic ?The Lay of Igor?s Host? by the composer.



The first performance: October 23, 1890

at the Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg

Performed with one interval in Russian

Edited by the Astrakhan Opera and Ballet Theatre.

Premiere at: 25 April 2015
Age category: 16+
Igor Svyatoslavich, Prince of Novgorod-Seversky   Dmitry Kondratyev Honored Artist of Russia, laureate of international contests Peter Migunov (Capella, St. Petersburg,the Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow) Laureate of international and national competitions Ruslan Sigbatulin
Yaroslavna, his wife by his second marriage   Tatiana Balasanova The winner of the international competition Alena Diyanova Laureate of international competitions Elena Razgulyaeva
Vladimir Igorevich, Igor?s son from his first marriage   Laureate of internationaland national competitions Alexander Diyanov Alexander Malyshko The winner of the international competition Ivan Mikhailov
Vladimir Yaroslavovich, Prince Galitsky, brother of Princess Yaroslavna   The winner of the international competition Andrei Valenty (the National Academic Bolshoi Opera and Ballet Theatre of the Belarus Republic, Minsk) Dmitry Kondratyev The winner of the international competition Andrew Pujalin
Konchak, Polovtsian Khan   Laureate of international and national competitions Maxim Paly Vadim Shishkin
Konchakovna, Khan Konchak?s daughter   Laureate of international competitions Natalia Vorobieva Laureate of international competitions Olga Voinova Laureate of international competitions Zinaida Dujova
Ovlur, a Christian Polovtsian   Laureate of international and national competitions Alexander Diyanov Alexander Malyshko Alexey Mikhailov
Skula, a gudok-player   Laureate of international and national competitions Maxim Paly The winner of the international competition Alexey Frolov
Eroshka, a gudok-player   Michael Kuharev Alexei Mikhailov Mintien Odzhaev
Yaroslavna?s nurse   Laureate of international competitions Olga Voinova Elena Malysheva Laureate of international competitions Ekaterina Chernishova
a Polovtsian maiden   Laureate of international and national competitions Oksana Voronina Laureate of international and national competitions Eugene Startseva Laureate of international and national competitions Albina Shakirova
Polovtsian Dances   Ballet dancers of the theater Soloists: Anna Nikonova Xenia Saulevich the State Prize Winner of Mari El Alexander Zverev Honored Artist of the Udmurtia Republic Maxim Melnikov

Russian princes and princesses, boyars and boyarynas, elders, Russian warriors,maidens, people, Polovtsian khans, Konchakovna girlfriends, Khan Konchak?s slaves (fungus), Russian prisoners, Polovtsian sentries, Polovtsi - the theatre choir, ballet and mime ensemble artists

 

THE THEATRE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

The action takes place in the Russian town of Putivl and Polovtsian camp in 1185.