St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre

Les Noces
 The Firebird 

an evening of ballets to music by Igor Stravinsky


The Bride: Alexandra Iosifidi
The Groom: Vitaly Amelishko

Soprano: Irina Vasilieva
Mezzo-soprano: Olga Savova
Tenor: Alexander Timchenko
Bass: Gennady Bezzubenkov
Ensemble of soloists of the Mariinsky Academy of Young Opera Singers


Scene plan, music and text by Igor Stravinsky (1923)
Choreography by Bronislava Nijinska (1923)

Décor and Costumes: Natalia Goncharova (1923)
Musical Director: Valery Gergiev
Staged: Howard Sayette
Décor reproduced: Boris Kaminsky
Costumes reproduced: Tatiana Noginova
Lighting: Vladimir Lukin

World premiere: 13 June 1923, Les Ballets Russes de Serge de Diaghilev, Théâtre de la Gaîté-Lyrique, Paris
Premiere at the Mariinsky Theatre:9 June 2003

Running time 20 minutes

Age category 12+

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