„Boris Godunov “ - Opening Night (7 December 2022), Opera by Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky at the Teatro alla Scala Milan. Choose opera tickets and hotel or a superior package with a private city walking tour, dinner, and aperitif.
„Boris Godunov“ Opera by Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky at the Teatro alla Scala Milan with two nights and premium tickets. Choose opera tickets and hotel or a superior package.
Boris Godunov • La Scala Milan • December 16, 2022
Boris Godunov • Friday 16 December 2022 • Teatro alla Scala
Boris Godunov • conductor Riccardo Chailly • from 7th to 29th December 2022
Boris Godunov is the opera chosen for the premiere of the new 2022/2023 season at the Teatro alla Scala, which takes place every year on December 7th, the day of the patron saint of Milan. Tsar Boris Godunov will be sung by the famous Russian bass Ildar Abdrazakov.
Modest Mussorgsky’s opera premiered in Italy in 1909. In 2022, Kasper Holten, former director of Covent Garden, will direct. Riccardo Chailly conducts the opera drama. The opera is sung throughout in Russian by Russian singers.
Boris Godunov was the Tsar of Russia from 1598 to 1605. The opera Boris Godunov is based on the drama by Aleksander Pushkin and on the story of the founding of the Russian state. The libretto to the opera was written by Modest Mussorgsky himself. The story tells about power and its loneliness and brutality. On December 7th, the Russian opera “Boris Godunov” by Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky will premiere in Russian.
Teatro alla Scala New Production
Popular musical drama in a prologue and three acts (1869 version)
Libretto by Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky
Teatro alla Scala Orchestra and Chorus
Conductor • Riccardo Chailly
Staging • Kasper Holten
Sets • Es Devlin
Costumes • Ida Marie Ellekilde
Lights • Jonas Bǿgh
Video • Luke Halls
Boris Godunov • Ildar Abdrazakov
Fydor • Lilly Jørstad
Kseniya • Anna Denisova
Kseniya’s nurse • Agnieszka Rehlis
Vasiliy Shuysky • Norbert Ernst
Shchelkalov • Alexey Markov
Pimen • Ain Anger
Grigoriy • Misha Didyk
Varlaam • Andrii Goniukov
Misail • Alexander Kravets
The Innkeeper • Maria Barakova
The yuródivïy • Yaroslav Abaimov
Pristav, head of the guards • Oleg Budaratskiy
Mityukha, a peasant • Roman Astakhov
Performances Boris Godunov at the Teatro alla Scala 2022
Services and Prices
The price of the opera package depends on the selected hotel and the season. Please specify with your request if you prefer the essential package (ticket and hotel) or the superior package with dinner, aperitif with a light meal before the performance, and a private city walking tour in Milan.
Tickets for the opera “Boris Godunov” at the Teatro alla Scala
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