the Festival on August 14 will open the ballet “Thousand and one nights” to the music of Fikret Amirov, who has put the chief choreographer of the troupe Eldar Aliyev. The premiere performances will also be held 14, 15, 16 August and 3 September.
on August 29, the stage is a world famous bass and Mariinsky theatre soloist Ildar Abdrazakov, who will be performing the role of Philip II in another festival premiere of the Giuseppe Verdi’s Opera “don Carlos”. For singer, this performance will be a debut on the Seaside stage. The conductor – Maestro Valery Gergiev. Chetyrehkantnomu on the staging of the play, recreating the spirit of Spain of the 16th century, worked for the Italian team under the direction of Giorgio barberio Corsetti.
In a concert performance in Vladivostok will sound resumed after a pause “the Fiery angel” by Prokofiev, “Cavalleria Rusticana” Mascagni and prepared for the time of isolation of the masterpiece of Wagner’s “die Meistersinger von nürnberg” (act III). All three evenings will conduct Valery Gergiev and the cast leading soloists of the Mariinsky theatre.
Vladislav Sulimsky will take the stage in one of his crowning roles of Rigoletto in the homonymous Opera by Verdi. And Verdi’s “Aida” will bring on stage the best voices of the group: Amneris: Ekaterina Semenchuk, Amonasro – Roman Burdenko, Ramfis – Evgeny Nikitin, King of Egypt: Mikhail Petrenko. The title role will be sung by soloist of the Mariinsky theatre and Seaside scenes Elena Stikhin.
a Large theatre festival will continue Prime of the Mariinsky theatre Kimin Kim and Renata Shakirova who will dance in “don Quixote”. Premier theater and a guest soloist of Bavarian state ballet, Vladimir Shklyarov in partnership with Maria Horev will be released in “Sleeping beauty”. Prima ballerina of the St Petersburg company Yekaterina Kondaurova will perform the role of Lilac.
Two evenings on the Seaside stage will be dedicated to young Directors and choreographers, whose names are inscribed in the history of the new dance of the century. The program includes “Concerto DSCH” by Alexei Ratmansky and “Solo” European master Hans van Manen, as well as the Living room of Elijah “A flashback”, created for a gala evening in London’s “Coliseum”, and “Clay” Vladimir Barnabas was one of the first works of the choreographer for the Mariinsky troupe.
Also, viewers will see the premiere of 2020, “the Russian deadlocks-II” Maxim Petrov on music Nastasia Khrushcheva and “pioneer Suite” Alexander Sergeyev to music by Shostakovich.
on 5 and 6 September, the festival will conclude with the Opera “War and peace” by Sergei Prokofiev, which will unite the forces of St. Petersburg and Vladivostoksky troupes. Conduct will be the chief conductor of the Seaside scenes Pavel Smelkov.