234th Season

Main Stage

29 November
19:00
2017 | Wednesday
Sadko
Opera in 3 acts
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Artists Credits
Choreography by Oleg Ignatiev (revisions)
Konstantin Korovin, Costume Designer
Konstantin Korovin, Costume Designer
Vladimir Lukasevich, Lighting Designer
Irina Soboleva, Musical Preparation
Andrei Petrenko, Principal Chorus Master
Vyacheslav Okunev, Set Designer
Vyacheslav Okunev, Set Revival Director
Alexei Stepanyuk, Stage Director
Alexei Stepanyuk, Stage Director
Performed in Russian
World premiere: Kirov Theatre, Leningrad
Premiere of this production: 05 Mar 1993

The performance has 2 intermissions
Running time: 3 hours 55 minutes

Libretto by the composer and Vladimir Belsky

Set designs revived from the original designs by Konstantin Korovin for the 1920 production

•World Premiere: 26 December 1898, Private Russian Opera, Moscow
•Premiere at the Mariinsky Theatre: 26 January 1901

Sadko is an opera in seven scenes by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov to a Russian libretto by the composer with assistance from Vladimir Belsky, Vladimir Stasov, and others.

Sadko was a legendary hero of a Russian bylina (epic tale) with the same name, a merchant and gusli musician from Novgorod.


Mariinsky Theatre:
1 Theatre Square
St. Petersburg
Mariinsky-2 (New Theatre):
34 Dekabristov Street
St. Petersburg
Mariinsky Concert Hall:
20 Pisareva street
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