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World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
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World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - Mariinsky II (New Theatre)
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Alexandrinsky Imperial Ballet Theatre (established 1756)
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Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
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Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
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Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
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    Schedule for all theatres (all stages) in St. Petersburg, Russia for 01 January 2011 - 06 April 2011
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    DATE THEATRE (STAGE) PERFORMANCE NAME TYPE FESTIVAL
    01 January 2011
    Saturday
    19:30

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Swan Lake" (Fantasy ballet in three acts and four scenes)
    Choreography: Konstantin Sergeyev
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Artistic Director: Stanislav Gorkovenko
    Libretto: Vasily Geltzer
    Libretto: Vladimir Begichev
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    01 January 2011
    Saturday
    15:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    01 January 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    02 January 2011
    Sunday
    12:00

    afternoon
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Rodion Shchedrin "The Little Humpbacked Horse" ballet in three acts
    Choreography: Alexei Ratmansky
    Artistic Director: Alexei Ratmansky
    Lighting Designer: Damir Ismagilov
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Set Designer: Maxim Isaev
    Costume Designer: Maxim Isaev
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Dancer: Irina Golub
    Dancer: Andrei Ivanov
    Dancer: Alexander Sergeyev
    Dancer: Andrei Yermakov
    Dancer: Daria Vasnetsova
    Conductor: Alexei Repnikov
    Dancer: Yuri Smekalov
    Dancer: Vasily Tkachenko
    Dancer: Kamil Yangurazov

    Classical Ballet 
     
    02 January 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov "Sadko" (opera-bylina in seven scenes)
    Stage Director: Alexei Stepanyuk
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Musical Preparation: Irina Soboleva
    Costume Designer: Konstantin Korovin
    Choreography: Oleg Ignatiev
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Sinkevich
    Bass: Alexander Morozov
    Baritone: Alexander Gergalov
    Tenor: Yevgeny Akimov
    Mezzo soprano: Nadezhda Serdyuk
    Tenor: Viktor Lutsyuk
    Mezzo soprano: Nadezhda Vassilieva
    Soprano: Marina Shaguch
    Bass: Ilya Bannik
    Tenor: Andrei Zorin
    Bass: Grigory Karasev

    Opera 
     
    ! PREMIERE !
    02 January 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    ! PREMIERE ! Giuseppe Verdi "Un ballo in maschera (A Masked Ball)"
    Chorus Master: Alexey Dmitriyev
    Costume Designer: Alla Marusina
    Stage Director: Andrejs Zagars
    Designer: Andris Freibergs
    Choreography: Elita Bukovska
    Lighting Designer: Kevin W. Jones
    Costume Designer: Kristine Pasternaka
    Musical Director: Peter Feranec
    Chorus Master: Sergey Tsyplenkov
    Principal Chorus Master: Vladimir Stolpovskikh
    Director: Yulia Prokhorova
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Opera 
     
    02 January 2011
    Sunday
    12:00

    afternoon
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov "Christmas Eve" opera in 4 acts
    Composer: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Lighting Designer: Gleb Filshtinsky
    Set Designer: Kseniya Kiseliova
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Musical Preparation: Marina Mishuk
    Piano: Marina Mishuk
    Choreography: Nadezhda Kalinina
    Stage Director: Olga Malikova
    Principal Chorus Master: Pavel Teplov
    Costume Designer: Varvara Chuvina
    Costume Designer: Varvara Yegorova
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Bass: Gennady Bezzubenkov
    Mezzo soprano: Elena Vitman
    Tenor: Andrei Popov
    Baritone: Vladislav Uspensky
    Tenor: Mikhail Makarov
    Soprano: Gelena Gaskarova
    Tenor: Andrei Zorin
    Bass-baritone: Alexander Gerasimov

    Opera 
     
    02 January 2011
    Sunday
    12:00

    afternoon
    Russian Classical Ballet Palace theatre
    The Nutcracker
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg Radio & TV Symphony Orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    02 January 2011
    Sunday
    16:00

    afternoon
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Nutcracker" (Ballet-fairy in two acts with an Epilogue)
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    02 January 2011
    Sunday
    19:30

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Nutcracker" (Ballet-fairy in two acts with an Epilogue)
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    02 January 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    02 January 2011
    Sunday
    11:30

    morning
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    02 January 2011
    Sunday
    15:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    02 January 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    03 January 2011
    Monday
    11:30

    morning
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov "The Tale of Tsar Saltan, of His Son the Renowned and of the Beautiful Swan-Princess" (opera in a prologue and four acts)
    Stage Director: Alexander Petrov
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Stage Director: Andrei Petrov
    Musical Preparation: Larisa Gergieva
    Piano: Larisa Gergieva
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Set Designer: Vladimir Firer
    Costume Designer: Vladimir Firer
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Boris Gruzin
    Tenor: Dmitry Voropaev
    Soprano: Irina Vasilieva
    Bass: Vadim Kravets
    Soprano: Elena Zheleznyakova

    Opera 
     
    03 January 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Ludwig Minkus "Don Quixote" (ballet in three acts (six scenes))
    Choreography: Alexander Gorsky
    Costume Designer: Konstantin Korovin
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Set Designer: Mikhail Shishliannikov
    Choreography: Nina Anisimova
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Dancer: Sofia Gumerova
    Dancer: Alexander Sergeyev
    Dancer: Anastasia Kolegova
    Conductor: Alexei Repnikov
    Dancer: Elena Yevseyeva
    Dancer: Alexei Timofeyev
    Dancer: Soslan Kulaev
    Dancer: Nadezhda Batoeva

    Classical Ballet 
     
    03 January 2011
    Monday
    13:00

    afternoon
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Herman von Lovenskjold "La Sylphide" (Ballet in 2 Acts)
    Composer: Herman von Lovenskjold
    Choreography: August Bournonville
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    03 January 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Peter Tchaikovsky "The Nutcracker" (Ballet in 2 Acts)
    Musical Director: Andrei Anikhanov
    Choreography: Nicolai Boyarchikov
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    03 January 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart "Die Zauberflote" (Magic Flute) (opera in concert)
    Stage Director: Alain Maratrat
    Production: Alain Maratrat
    Libretto: Emanuel Schikaneder
    Musical Preparation: Larisa Gergieva
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Costume Designer: Mireille Dessingy
    Principal Chorus Master: Pavel Petrenko
    Set Designer: Pierre Alain Bertola
    Set Designer: Pierre-Alain Bertola
    Lighting Designer: Yevgeny Ganzburg
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Baritone: Yevgeny Ulanov
    Tenor: Andrei Ilyushnikov
    Soprano: Lyudmila Dudinova
    Soprano: Oksana Shilova
    Soprano: Larisa Yudina
    Conductor: Gavriel Heine
    Bass: Pavel Shmulevich

    Opera 
     
    03 January 2011
    Monday
    12:00

    afternoon
    Russian Classical Ballet Palace theatre
    The Nutcracker
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg Radio & TV Symphony Orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    03 January 2011
    Monday
    16:00

    afternoon
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Nutcracker" (Ballet-fairy in two acts with an Epilogue)
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    03 January 2011
    Monday
    19:30

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Nutcracker" (Ballet-fairy in two acts with an Epilogue)
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    03 January 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    Alexey Kanunnikov`s Jazz Band
    Concert 
     
    03 January 2011
    Monday
    11:30

    morning
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    03 January 2011
    Monday
    15:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    03 January 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    04 January 2011
    Tuesday
    11:30

    morning
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Peter Tchaikovsky "The Nutcracker" (ballet in three acts with an epilogue) - Performance by the Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet
    Artistic director of the academy: Altynai Asylmuratova
    Designer: Andrei Voitenko
    Choreography: Kirill Simonov
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Production design: Mihail Chemiakin
    Set Designer: Simon Virsaladze
    Choreography: Vasily Vaynonen
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Boris Gruzin

    Classical Ballet 
     
    04 January 2011
    Tuesday
    18:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Mikhail Glinka "Ruslan and Lyudmila" (magical opera in five acts)
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Musical Preparation: Irina Soboleva
    Director: Irkin Gabitov
    Costume Designer: Konstantin Korovin
    Stage Director: Lotfi Mansouri
    Choreography: Michel Fokine
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Sinkevich
    Bass-baritone: Yevgeny Nikitin
    Soprano: Tatiana Pavlovskaya
    Mezzo soprano: Zlata Bulycheva
    Bass: Gennady Bezzubenkov

    Opera 
     
    ! PREMIERE !
    04 January 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    ! PREMIERE ! Leos Janacek "Katya Kabanova" (opera in three acts)
    Composer: Leos Janacek
    Musical Director: Peter Feranec
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Opera 
     
    04 January 2011
    Tuesday
    11:30

    morning
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart "Die Zauberflote" (Magic Flute) (opera in concert)
    Stage Director: Alain Maratrat
    Production: Alain Maratrat
    Libretto: Emanuel Schikaneder
    Musical Preparation: Larisa Gergieva
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Costume Designer: Mireille Dessingy
    Principal Chorus Master: Pavel Petrenko
    Set Designer: Pierre Alain Bertola
    Set Designer: Pierre-Alain Bertola
    Lighting Designer: Yevgeny Ganzburg
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Soprano: Lyudmila Dudinova
    Soprano: Oksana Shilova
    Tenor: Alexander Timchenko
    Conductor: Gavriel Heine
    Baritone: Viktor Korotich
    Soprano: Veronika Sergienya
    Bass-baritone: Andrei Serov

    Opera 
     
    04 January 2011
    Tuesday
    12:00

    afternoon
    Russian Classical Ballet Palace theatre
    The Nutcracker
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg Radio & TV Symphony Orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    04 January 2011
    Tuesday
    15:00

    afternoon
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Nutcracker" (Ballet-fairy in two acts with an Epilogue)
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    04 January 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Nutcracker" (Ballet-fairy in two acts with an Epilogue)
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    04 January 2011
    Tuesday
    11:30

    morning
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    04 January 2011
    Tuesday
    15:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    04 January 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    05 January 2011
    Wednesday
    11:30

    morning
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Peter Tchaikovsky "The Nutcracker" (ballet in three acts with an epilogue) - Performance by the Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet
    Artistic director of the academy: Altynai Asylmuratova
    Designer: Andrei Voitenko
    Choreography: Kirill Simonov
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Production design: Mihail Chemiakin
    Set Designer: Simon Virsaladze
    Choreography: Vasily Vaynonen
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Boris Gruzin

    Classical Ballet 
     
    05 January 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Le Corsaire (ballet in three acts with a prologue and epilogue)
    Composer: Cesare Pugni
    Composer: Leo Delibes
    Composer: Riccardo Drigo
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Set Designer: Mikhail Shishliannikov
    Choreography: Pyotr Gusev
    Set Designer: Teimuraz Murvanidze
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Boris Gruzin
    Dancer: Yekaterina Kondaurova
    Dancer: Danila Korsuntsev
    Dancer: Denis Matvienko
    Dancer: Elisaveta Cheprasova

    Classical Ballet 
     
    05 January 2011
    Wednesday
    13:00

    afternoon
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Herman von Lovenskjold "La Sylphide" (Ballet in 2 Acts)
    Composer: Herman von Lovenskjold
    Choreography: August Bournonville
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    05 January 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Peter Tchaikovsky "The Nutcracker" (Ballet in 2 Acts)
    Musical Director: Andrei Anikhanov
    Choreography: Nicolai Boyarchikov
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    05 January 2011
    Wednesday
    11:30

    morning
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Il barbiere di Siviglia (Barber of Seville) (opera in concert)
    Composer: Gioacchino Rossini
    Lighting Designer: Eugene Ganzburg
    Musical Preparation: Irina Soboleva
    Musical Director: Justus Frantz
    Principal Chorus Master: Leonid Teplyakov
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Lighting Designer: Yevgeny Ganzburg
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Composer: Gioacchino Rossini
    Baritone: Vladimir Moroz
    Conductor: Gavriel Heine
    Tenor: Stanislav Leontiev
    Mezzo soprano: Elena Tsvetkova
    Bass-baritone: Maxim Bulatov

    Opera 
     
    05 January 2011
    Wednesday
    12:00

    afternoon
    Russian Classical Ballet Palace theatre
    The Nutcracker
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg Radio & TV Symphony Orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    05 January 2011
    Wednesday
    15:00

    afternoon
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Nutcracker" (Ballet-fairy in two acts with an Epilogue)
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    05 January 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Nutcracker" (Ballet-fairy in two acts with an Epilogue)
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    05 January 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    "Sacred Music. Canons and Apocrypha". St.Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor - Valery Polyansky. Anna Nechaeva soprano, Dmitri Golovnin tenor, Alexander Kuznetsov baritone, Alexander Matveev bass, Dmitri Kanevsky bass. Berlioz.
    Composer: Hector Berlioz
    Soloist: Alexander Kuznetsov
    Bass: Alexander Matveev
    Soloist: Anna Nechaeva
    Bass: Dmitri Kanevsky
    Tenor: Dmitry Golovnin
    Orchestra: The St.Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra
    Conductor: Valery Polyansky

    Concert 
     
    05 January 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    05 January 2011
    Wednesday
    11:30

    morning
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    05 January 2011
    Wednesday
    15:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    05 January 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    06 January 2011
    Thursday
    14:00

    afternoon
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Peter Tchaikovsky "The Nutcracker" (ballet in two acts)
    Designer: Andrei Voitenko
    Choreography: Leonid Yakobson
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Libretto: Marius Petipa
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: The Saint-Petersburg State Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Sinkevich
    Dancer: Irina Golub
    Dancer: Maxim Zyuzin
    Dancer: Alexandra Iosifidi

    Classical Ballet 
     
    06 January 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Peter Tchaikovsky "The Nutcracker" (ballet in two acts)
    Designer: Andrei Voitenko
    Choreography: Leonid Yakobson
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Libretto: Marius Petipa
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: The Saint-Petersburg State Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Boris Gruzin
    Dancer: Yevgenia Obraztsova
    Dancer: Andrian Fadeyev
    Dancer: Anastasia Petushkova
    Dancer: Anastasia Petushkova

    Classical Ballet 
     
    06 January 2011
    Thursday
    13:00

    afternoon
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Iolanta" (Opera in 2 Acts)
    Principal Chorus Master: Alexandr Chernov
    Chorus Master: Alexey Dmitriyev
    Lighting Designer: Mikhail Mekler
    Production: Sergey Shepelev
    Chorus Master: Sergey Tsyplenkov
    Artistic Director: Vladimir Stolpovskikh
    Principal Chorus Master: Vladimir Stolpovskikh
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Opera 
     
    06 January 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Peter Tchaikovsky "The Nutcracker" (Ballet in 2 Acts)
    Musical Director: Andrei Anikhanov
    Choreography: Nicolai Boyarchikov
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    06 January 2011
    Thursday
    11:30

    morning
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart "Die Zauberflote" (Magic Flute) (opera in concert)
    Stage Director: Alain Maratrat
    Production: Alain Maratrat
    Libretto: Emanuel Schikaneder
    Musical Preparation: Larisa Gergieva
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Costume Designer: Mireille Dessingy
    Principal Chorus Master: Pavel Petrenko
    Set Designer: Pierre Alain Bertola
    Set Designer: Pierre-Alain Bertola
    Lighting Designer: Yevgeny Ganzburg
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Tenor: Andrei Ilyushnikov
    Soprano: Lyudmila Dudinova
    Soprano: Oksana Shilova
    Conductor: Gavriel Heine
    Soprano: Olga Pudova
    Bass: Pavel Shmulevich

    Opera 
     
    06 January 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Nutcracker" (Ballet-fairy in two acts with an Epilogue)
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    06 January 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    Piano Recital. Pavel Egorov Beethoven. Brahms. Chopin. Schumann.
    Composer: Frederic Chopin
    Composer: Johannes Brahms
    Composer: Ludwig Van Beethoven
    Composer: Robert Schumann
    Piano: Pavel Egorov

    Concert 
     
    06 January 2011
    Thursday
    11:30

    morning
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    06 January 2011
    Thursday
    15:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    06 January 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    07 January 2011
    Friday
    11:30

    morning
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Peter Tchaikovsky "The Nutcracker" (ballet in two acts)
    Designer: Andrei Voitenko
    Choreography: Leonid Yakobson
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Libretto: Marius Petipa
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: The Saint-Petersburg State Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Boris Gruzin
    Dancer: Anton Korsakov
    Dancer: Alexandra Iosifidi
    Dancer: Elisaveta Cheprasova

    Classical Ballet 
     
    07 January 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart "Le Nozze di Figaro" ("The Marriage of Figaro") opera buffa in four acts
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Choreography: Gali Abaidulov
    Musical Preparation: Larisa Larionova
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Principal Chorus Master: Pavel Teplov
    Lighting Designer: Sergei Martinov
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Stage Director: Yuri Alexandrov
    Set Designer: Yuri Alexandrov
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Agrest
    Bass-baritone: Yevgeny Nikitin
    Baritone: Yevgeny Ulanov
    Soprano: Tatiana Pavlovskaya
    Soprano: Oksana Shilova
    Mezzo soprano: Elena Tsvetkova

    Opera 
     
    07 January 2011
    Friday
    13:00

    afternoon
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Cinderella (Opera in 2 Acts)
    Principal Chorus Master: Alexandr Chernov
    Chorus Master: Alexey Dmitriyev
    Costume Designer: Alla Marusina
    Lighting Designer: Mikhail Mekler
    Production: Olga Mukhortova
    Chorus Master: Sergey Tsyplenkov
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Opera 
     
    07 January 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Peter Tchaikovsky "The Nutcracker" (Ballet in 2 Acts)
    Musical Director: Andrei Anikhanov
    Choreography: Nicolai Boyarchikov
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    07 January 2011
    Friday
    11:30

    morning
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov "Christmas Eve" opera in 4 acts
    Composer: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Lighting Designer: Gleb Filshtinsky
    Set Designer: Kseniya Kiseliova
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Musical Preparation: Marina Mishuk
    Piano: Marina Mishuk
    Choreography: Nadezhda Kalinina
    Stage Director: Olga Malikova
    Principal Chorus Master: Pavel Teplov
    Costume Designer: Varvara Chuvina
    Costume Designer: Varvara Yegorova
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Soprano: Olga Trifonova
    Bass: Alexander Morozov
    Mezzo soprano: Olga Savova
    Tenor: Alexander Timchenko
    Baritone: Andrei Spekhov
    Conductor: Mikhail Tatarnikov
    Bass: Fyodor Kuznetsov
    Tenor: Andrei Zorin

    Opera 
     
    07 January 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Nutcracker" (Ballet-fairy in two acts with an Epilogue)
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    07 January 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    Christmas Concert. Oleg Lundstrem Jazz Orchestra
    Concert 
     
    07 January 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    St. Petersburg Small Philharmonic "Engelgardt" Hall (established 1828)
    "Impromptu-Quintet" Andrei Demidov balalaika, Tatyana Potemkina domra, Sergei Pogurtsev button accordion, Konstantin Il`gin guitar, Gay Davtyan double bass. GAVRILIN, TARIVERDIEV, ROGALEV, ZAGORODNIKOV, REINHARD, ROSSINI, PIAZZOLLA, GERSHWIN
    Soloist: Andrei Demidov
    Soloist: Gay Davtyan
    Guitar: Konstantin Il`gin
    Soloist: Sergei Pogurtsev
    Soloist: Tatyana Potemkina

    Concert 
     
    07 January 2011
    Friday
    11:30

    morning
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    07 January 2011
    Friday
    15:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    07 January 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    08 January 2011
    Saturday
    11:30

    morning
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Peter Tchaikovsky "The Nutcracker" (ballet in three acts with an epilogue) - Performance by the Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet
    Artistic director of the academy: Altynai Asylmuratova
    Designer: Andrei Voitenko
    Choreography: Kirill Simonov
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Production design: Mihail Chemiakin
    Set Designer: Simon Virsaladze
    Choreography: Vasily Vaynonen
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Boris Gruzin

    Classical Ballet 
     
    08 January 2011
    Saturday
    20:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Ruggero Leoncavallo "Pagliacci" (opera in two acts and a prologue)
    Musical Preparation: Alla Brosterman
    Stage Director: Isabelle Partiot-Pieri
    Set Designer: Isabelle Partiot-Pieri
    Principal Chorus Master: Pavel Petrenko
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Baritone: Nikolai Putilin
    Tenor: Yuri Marusin
    Soprano: Yekaterina Popova
    Baritone: Vladimir Moroz
    Tenor: Dmitry Voropaev
    Conductor: Mikhail Tatarnikov

    Opera 
     
    08 January 2011
    Saturday
    12:00

    afternoon
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Getting to Know the Orchestra
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera
    Conductor: Mikhail Leontyev

    Concert 
     
    08 January 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Giuseppe Verdi "La Traviata" (Opera in 2 acts)
    Principal Chorus Master: Alexandr Chernov
    Chorus Master: Alexey Dmitriyev
    Musical Director: Andrei Anikhanov
    Lighting Designer: Mikhail Mekler
    Chorus Master: Sergey Tsyplenkov
    Production: Stanislav Gaudassinsky
    Principal Chorus Master: Vladimir Stolpovskikh
    Artistic Director: Vladimir Stolpovskikh
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Opera 
     
    08 January 2011
    Saturday
    11:30

    morning
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Antonin Dvorak "Rusalka" (Mermaid) (opera in three acts)
    Composer: Antonin Dvorak
    Stage Director: Alexander Maskalin
    Libretto: Jaroslav Kvapil
    Lighting Designer: Kamil Kutyev
    Musical Preparation: Larisa Gergieva
    Musical Director: Mikhail Tatarnikov
    Principal Chorus Master: Pavel Teplov
    Set Designer: Sergei Grachev
    Costume Designer: Tatiana Yastrebova
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Mikhail Tatarnikov
    Bass: Ilya Bannik
    Mezzo soprano: Varvara Solovyova

    Opera 
     
    08 January 2011
    Saturday
    19:30

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Swan Lake" (Fantasy ballet in three acts and four scenes)
    Choreography: Konstantin Sergeyev
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Artistic Director: Stanislav Gorkovenko
    Libretto: Vasily Geltzer
    Libretto: Vladimir Begichev
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    08 January 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    Organ Recital. Alexander Knyazev. Bach.
    Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
    Cello: Alexander Knyazev

    Concert 
     
    08 January 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    08 January 2011
    Saturday
    11:30

    morning
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    08 January 2011
    Saturday
    15:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    08 January 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    09 January 2011
    Sunday
    14:00

    afternoon
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    "Shurale" (ballet in three acts and four scenes) Farid Yarullin
    Lighting Designer: Alexander Naumov
    Designer: Alexander Ptushko
    Revival Designer: Batozhan Dashitsyrenov
    Designer: Ivan Ivanov-Vano
    Choreography: Leonid Yakobson
    Designer: Lev Milchin
    Piano: Liydmila Sveshnikova
    Musical Preparation: Lyudmila Sveshnikova
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Costume Designer: Tatiana Mashkova
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Dancer: Anton Pimonov
    Dancer: Andrei Yermakov
    Conductor: Alexei Repnikov
    Dancer: Elena Yevseyeva

    Classical Ballet 
     
    09 January 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars "Shurale" (ballet in three acts and four scenes) Farid Yarullin
    Lighting Designer: Alexander Naumov
    Designer: Alexander Ptushko
    Revival Designer: Batozhan Dashitsyrenov
    Designer: Ivan Ivanov-Vano
    Choreography: Leonid Yakobson
    Designer: Lev Milchin
    Piano: Liydmila Sveshnikova
    Musical Preparation: Lyudmila Sveshnikova
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Costume Designer: Tatiana Mashkova
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Dancer: Igor Kolb
    Conductor: Alexei Repnikov
    Dancer: Maria Shirinkina
    Dancer: Alexei Timofeyev

    Classical Ballet 
     
    09 January 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    "Rusalka (Mermaid)" (opera in three acts) Antonin Dvorak
    Chorus Master: Alexey Dmitriyev
    Lighting Designer: Denis Solntsev
    Stage Director: Igor Konyaev
    Libretto: Jaroslav Kvapil
    Choreography: Maria Korablyova
    Set Designer: Olga Shaishmelashvili
    Musical Director: Peter Feranec
    Set Designer: Pyotr Okunev
    Chorus Master: Sergey Tsyplenkov
    Principal Chorus Master: Vladimir Stolpovskikh
    Director: Yulia Prokhorova
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Opera 
     
    09 January 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Famous works for organ and Spanish Christmas music. Performed by Daniel Oyarzabal (Spain)
    Organist: Daniel Oyarzabal
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera

    Concert 
     
    09 January 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Nutcracker" (Ballet-fairy in two acts with an Epilogue)
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    09 January 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    "Alexander Dmitriev and His Orchestra". The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor - Gintaras Rinkevicius (Lithuania). Soloist - Vladimir Mischouk. Mozart. Shostakovich.
    Composer: Dmitry Shostakovich
    Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Conductor: Gintaras Rinkevicius
    Orchestra: The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra
    Piano: Vladimir Mischouk

    Concert 
     
    09 January 2011
    Sunday
    15:00

    afternoon
    St. Petersburg Small Philharmonic "Engelgardt" Hall (established 1828)
    NEW YEAR CONCERT. Narrator – Ella Fradkina
    Concert 
     
    09 January 2011
    Sunday
    11:30

    morning
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    09 January 2011
    Sunday
    15:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    09 January 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    10 January 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Eugene Onegin" (lyric opera in three acts, seven scenes) Production by Moshe Leiser and Patrice Caurier (2002)
    Costume Designer: Agostino Cavalca
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Set Designer: Christian Fenouillat
    Lighting Designer: Christoph Forey
    Set Designer: Igor Ivanov
    Musical Preparation: Irina Soboleva
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Stage Director: Maestro Yury Temirkanov
    Stage Director: Patrice Caurier and Moshe Leiser
    Director: Patrice Caurier and Moshe Leiser
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Boris Gruzin
    Soprano: Irina Mataeva
    Bass: Mikhail Kit
    Baritone: Alexei Markov
    Tenor: Sergei Skorokhodov

    Opera 
     
    10 January 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Alexander Buzlov (cello) and Alexander Gindin (piano)
    Composer: Benjamin Britten
    Composer: Claude Debussy
    Composer: Franz Schubert
    Composer: Richard Strauss
    Cello: Alexander Buzlov
    Piano: Alexander Gindin
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera

    Concert 
     
    10 January 2011
    Monday
    11:30

    morning
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    10 January 2011
    Monday
    15:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    10 January 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    New Year circus performance for children
    Circus show 
     
    11 January 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    "First Russian Symphony Orchestra". The St.Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor - Maestro Yuri Temirkanov. Soloist - Nelson Freire (France). Brahms.
    Composer: Johannes Brahms
    Conductor: Maestro Yuri Temirkanov
    Piano: Nelson Freire

    Concert 
     
    11 January 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    St. Petersburg Small Philharmonic "Engelgardt" Hall (established 1828)
    Chamber Music Evening. Andrei Baranov violin, Taras Trepel cello, Eugeny Izotov piano, In concert takes part Fedor Belugin viola. Schubert. Brahms.
    Composer: Franz Schubert
    Composer: Johannes Brahms
    Violin soloist: Andrei Baranov
    Piano: Eugeny Izotov
    Viola soloist: Fedor Berlugin
    Cello: Taras Trepel

    Concert 
     
    11 January 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    12 January 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Sergei Prokofiev "Cinderella" (ballet in three acts)
    Choreography: Alexei Ratmansky
    Costume Designer: Elena Markovskaya
    Lighting Designer: Gleb Filshtinsky
    Set Designer: Ilya Utkin
    Libretto: Nikolai Volkov
    Set Designer: Yeveny Monakhov
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Agrest
    Dancer: Yevgenia Obraztsova
    Dancer: Igor Kolb
    Dancer: Yulia Kasenkova
    Dancer: Alexandra Iosifidi

    Classical Ballet 
     
    12 January 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Gavrilin. "Chimes"
    Composer: Valery Gavrilin
    Choir: Mariinsky Theatre Chorus
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Andrei Petrenko

    Concert 
     
    13 January 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov "The Snow Maiden" (springtime tale in a prologue and four acts)
    Composer: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
    Stage Director: Alexander Galibin
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Set Designer: George Tsypin
    Lighting Designer: Gleb Filshtinsky
    Musical Preparation: Larisa Gergieva
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Costume Designer: Tatiana Noginova
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Agrest
    Soprano: Tatiana Pavlovskaya
    Tenor: Yevgeny Akimov
    Baritone: Vladimir Moroz
    Mezzo soprano: Nadezhda Serdyuk
    Soprano: Lyudmila Dudinova
    Bass-baritone: Andrei Serov

    Opera 
     
    13 January 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Peter Tchaikovsky "The Nutcracker" (Ballet in 2 Acts)
    Musical Director: Andrei Anikhanov
    Choreography: Nicolai Boyarchikov
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    13 January 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    St.-Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra "Klassika". Artistic director and conductor - Alexander Kantorov. "Operetta" Lehar, Kalman, Waldteufel, Suppe
    Composer: Imre Kalman
    Artistic Director: Alexander Kantorov
    Conductor: Alexander Kantorov
    Orchestra: St.-Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra "Klassika"

    Concert 
     
    14 January 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Sergei Prokofiev "Cinderella" (ballet in three acts)
    Choreography: Alexei Ratmansky
    Costume Designer: Elena Markovskaya
    Lighting Designer: Gleb Filshtinsky
    Set Designer: Ilya Utkin
    Libretto: Nikolai Volkov
    Set Designer: Yeveny Monakhov
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Agrest
    Dancer: Sofia Gumerova
    Dancer: Alexander Sergeyev
    Dancer: Elena Yevseyeva

    Classical Ballet 
     
    14 January 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Stars of the Stars Mozart and the Bach Family. All organ works. Performed by Thomas Trotter (Great Britain)
    Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
    Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Organist: Thomas Trotter
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera

    Concert 
     
    15 January 2011
    Saturday
    11:30

    morning
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Le Corsaire (ballet in three acts with a prologue and epilogue)
    Composer: Cesare Pugni
    Composer: Leo Delibes
    Composer: Riccardo Drigo
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Set Designer: Mikhail Shishliannikov
    Choreography: Pyotr Gusev
    Set Designer: Teimuraz Murvanidze
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Agrest
    Dancer: Andrian Fadeyev
    Dancer: Viktoria Tereshkina
    Dancer: Olesia Novikova
    Dancer: Konstantin Zverev

    Classical Ballet 
     
    15 January 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Le Corsaire (ballet in three acts with a prologue and epilogue)
    Composer: Cesare Pugni
    Composer: Leo Delibes
    Composer: Riccardo Drigo
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Set Designer: Mikhail Shishliannikov
    Choreography: Pyotr Gusev
    Set Designer: Teimuraz Murvanidze
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Principal Dancer: Ulyana Lopatkina
    Conductor: Boris Gruzin
    Dancer: Vladimir Shklyarov
    Dancer: Andrei Yermakov
    Dancer: Anastasia Kolegova

    Classical Ballet 
     
    15 January 2011
    Saturday
    12:00

    afternoon
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    The wisdom of classical music
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Gavriel Heine

    Concert 
     
    15 January 2011
    Saturday
    18:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Richard Wagner "Tristan and Isolde" (drama in three acts)
    Composer: Richard Wagner
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Stage Director: Dmitry Chernyakov
    Set Designer: Dmitry Chernyakov
    Lighting Designer: Gleb Filshtinsky
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Musical Preparation: Marina Mishuk
    Set Designer: Zinovy Margolin
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Michael Guttler
    Mezzo soprano: Olga Savova
    Baritone: Andrei Spekhov
    Bass: Mikhail Kit
    Soprano: Olga Sergeyeva
    Tenor: Leonid Zakhozhaev

    Opera 
     
    15 January 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    150th anniversary of the birthday of Vasily Andreev. Andreyev Folk Russian Orchestra. Artistic director and conductor - Dmitry Khokhlov
    Orchestra: Andreyev Folk Russian Orchestra
    Conductor: Dmitry Khokhlov

    Concert 
     
    16 January 2011
    Sunday
    14:00

    afternoon
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Spartacus (ballet in 3 acts)
    Lighting Designer: Alexander Naumov
    Revival Designer: Batozhan Dashitsyrenov
    Choreography: Leonid Yakobson
    Production design: Sergei Grachev
    Designer: Valentina Khodasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Dancer: Sofia Gumerova
    Dancer: Daria Pavlenko
    Dancer: Vladimir Ponomarev
    Dancer: Ilya Kuznetsov
    Conductor: Karen Durgarian
    Dancer: Yuri Smekalov

    Classical Ballet 
     
    16 January 2011
    Sunday
    20:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Spartacus (ballet in 3 acts)
    Lighting Designer: Alexander Naumov
    Revival Designer: Batozhan Dashitsyrenov
    Choreography: Leonid Yakobson
    Production design: Sergei Grachev
    Designer: Valentina Khodasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Dancer: Irma Nioradze
    Dancer: Yekaterina Kondaurova
    Dancer: Danila Korsuntsev
    Conductor: Karen Durgarian
    Dancer: Alexander Sergeyev
    Dancer: Nikolai Naumov

    Classical Ballet 
     
    16 January 2011
    Sunday
    12:00

    afternoon
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Getting to Know the Orchestra
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera
    Conductor: Mikhail Leontyev

    Concert 
     
    16 January 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart "Le Nozze di Figaro" ("The Marriage of Figaro") opera in concert
    Stage Director: Alexander Petrov
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Stage Director: Andrei Petrov
    Principal Chorus Master: Dmitry Ralko
    Conductor: Dmitry Ralko
    Set Designer: Elena Orlova
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Musical Preparation: Marina Mishuk
    Principal Chorus Master: Pavel Teplov
    Lighting Designer: Yevgeny Ganzburg
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Mikhail Agrest
    Soprano: Lyudmila Dudinova
    Soprano: Yekaterina Soloveva
    Bass-baritone: Andrei Serov
    Mezzo soprano: Yulia Matochkina

    Opera 
     
    16 January 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor and soloist - Sergei Stadler (Violin). Corelli. Tartini. Vivaldi. Respighi.
    Violin soloist: Sergei Stadler (Violin)
    Orchestra: The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra

    Concert 
     
    17 January 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Giuseppe Verdi "Aida" (opera in four acts)
    Stage Director: Alexei Stepanyuk
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Stage Director: Daniele Finzi Pasca
    Costume Designer: Giovanna Buzzi
    Musical Preparation: Irina Soboleva
    Piano: Irina Soboleva
    Set Designer: Jean Rabasse
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Set Revival Director: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Baritone: Viktor Chernomortsev
    Mezzo soprano: Olga Yakovleva

    Opera 
     
    18 January 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Evening of one-act ballets: Carmen Suite. Presentiment of Spring
    Composer: Anatoly Lyadov
    Composer: Georges Bizet
    Composer: Rodion Shchedrin
    Choreography: Alberto Alonso
    Choreography: Yuri Smekalov
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Alexei Repnikov
    Conductor: Vasily Kang

    Classical Ballet 
     
    19 January 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Graf Mourja Recital (violin)
    Violin soloist: Graf Mourja
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera

    Concert 
     
    19 January 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    Dedicated to Farinelli. Radu Marian male soprano (Moldavia). MUSICA ANTIQUA RUSSICA. Artistic director and soloist - Vladimir Shulyakovsky. Handel. Vivaldi. Porpora. Hasse.
    Composer: Antonio Vivaldi
    Composer: George Frideric Handel
    Soprano: Radu Marian
    Violin soloist: Vladimir Shulyakovsky

    Concert 
     
    20 January 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Giuseppe Verdi "La forza del destino (Force of the fate)" (opera in four acts)
    Musical Preparation: Alla Brosterman
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Designer: Andrei Voitenko
    Stage Director: Elijah Moshinsky
    Lighting Designer: Howard Harrison
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Costume Designer: Peter J. Hall
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Tenor: Akhmed Agadi
    Baritone: Andrei Spekhov
    Bass: Mikhail Kit
    Conductor: Fabio Mastrangelo
    Baritone: Alexei Markov

    Opera 
     
    20 January 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Evening of one-act ballets: Carmen Suite. Divertissement
    Composer: Georges Bizet
    Composer: Robert Schumann
    Composer: Rodion Shchedrin
    Choreography: Alberto Alonso
    Artistic Director: Boris Messerer
    Choreography: Michel Fokine
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Alexei Repnikov

    Classical Ballet 
     
    20 January 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    To the 225th anniversary of the Mozart`s birthday. St. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra. St. Petersburg Chamber Choir. Artistic director and conductor - Nikolai Kornev. Mozart.
    Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Conductor: Nikolai Kornev
    Artistic Director: Nikolai Kornev
    Choir: St. Petersburg Chamber Choir
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra

    Concert 
     
    ! PREMIERE !
    21 January 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    ! PREMIERE ! Gioacchino Rossini "The Barber of Seville" (Opera in concert in 2 Acts)
    Composer: Gioacchino Rossini
    Principal Chorus Master: Alexandr Chernov
    Production: Stanislav Gaudassinsky
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Opera 
     
    21 January 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Stars of the Stars Rodion Shchedrin "Enchanted wanderer" concert opera for three solo voices, chorus and orchestra
    Composer: Rodion Shchedrin
    Set Designer: Alexander Orlov
    Stage Director: Alexei Stepanyuk
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Choreography: Dmitry Korneyev
    Lighting Designer: Eugene Ganzburg
    Costume Designer: Irina Cherednikova
    Lighting Designer: Kamil Kutyev
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Musical Preparation: Natalia Domskaya
    Lighting Designer: Yevgeny Ganzburg
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Tenor: Yevgeny Akimov
    Bass: Sergei Alexashkin
    Conductor: Mikhail Tatarnikov
    Mezzo soprano: Kristina Kapustinskaya

    Opera 
     
    21 January 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    St. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra. Artistic director and conductor - Alexander Titov. Female Choir of the Rimsky-Korsakov Saint-Petersburg Musical College. Artistic director – Sergei Yekimov. Tchaikovsky. Rakhmaninov. Yekimov. Artemyev. Stravinsky.
    Composer: Igor Stravinsky
    Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
    Composer: Sergey Rachmaninov
    Conductor: Alexander Titov
    Artistic Director: Sergei Yekimov
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra

    Concert 
     
    21 January 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    St. Petersburg Small Philharmonic "Engelgardt" Hall (established 1828)
    Chamber Music Evening. String Quartet. Dmitri Petrov violin, Yuri Ushchapovsky violin, Artur Kosinov viola, Nikolai Matveev cello, Daria Shaposhnikova piano
    Composer: Niccolo Paganini
    Viola soloist: Artur Kosinov
    Piano: Daria Shaposhnikova
    Violin soloist: Dmitri Petrov
    Cello: Nikolai Matveev
    Violin soloist: Yuri Ushchapovsky

    Concert 
     
    22 January 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Adolphe Adam "Giselle (Les Wilis)" (Ballet in 2 Acts)
    Choreography: Jean Coralli
    Choreography: Jules Perrot
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Lighting Designer: Mikhail Mekler
    Choreography: Nikita Dolgushin
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    22 January 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Symphony No 40 in G Minor. Requiem
    Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Bass: Alexander Morozov
    Mezzo soprano: Nadezhda Serdyuk
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Tenor: Dmitry Voropaev
    Soprano: Marina Shaguch

    Concert 
     
    22 January 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    G. Verdi, "Rigoletto", (Opera in three acts)
    Composer: Giuseppe Verdi
    Orchestra: Symphony Orchestra of the 'St. Petersburg Opera' theatre
    Stage Director: Yuri Alexandrov
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Opera 
     
    22 January 2011
    Saturday
    15:00

    afternoon
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    "Family Concerts". The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor - Vladimir Altschuler. Vladimir Gentzelt violin, Andres Izmailov harp. Spohr. Bruckne
    Composer: Anton Bruckner
    Soloist: Andres Izmailov
    Orchestra: The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra
    Conductor: Vladimir Altschuler
    Violin soloist: Vladimir Gentzelt

    Concert 
     
    23 January 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Ballet or Opera performance. Name of the performance will be announced later
    Please leave a request for schedule for this date to get 15% early booking discount and best seats
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet

     
     
    ! PREMIERE !
    23 January 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    ! PREMIERE ! Gioacchino Rossini "The Barber of Seville" (Opera in concert in 2 Acts)
    Composer: Gioacchino Rossini
    Principal Chorus Master: Alexandr Chernov
    Production: Stanislav Gaudassinsky
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Opera 
     
    23 January 2011
    Sunday
    12:00

    afternoon
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Stars of the Stars Scenes from Sergei Prokofiev`s ballet Cinderella
    Composer: Sergei Prokofiev
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Pavel Bubelnikov
    Dancer: Yevgenia Obraztsova
    Dancer: Alexander Sergeyev
    Dancer: Yulia Kasenkova
    Dancer: Alexandra Iosifidi

    Classical Ballet 
     
    23 January 2011
    Sunday
    18:00

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Ballet Gala - best dances from different Ballets, performed by the Hermitage Ballet Stars
    Composer: Adolphe Adam
    Composer: Frederic Chopin
    Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
    Choreography: Maestro Yuri Grigorovich
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Choreography: Michel Fokine
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    23 January 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    "Concerts with Plots". "Mozart and Salieri". The St.Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor - Arkadi Steinlucht. Natalia Mironova soprano, Galina Sidorenko mezzo-soprano, Maxim Paster tenor, Peter Migunov bass. Salieri. Rimsky-Korsakov.
    Composer: Antonio Salieri
    Composer: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
    Mezzo soprano: Galina Sidorenko
    Soloist: Natalia Mironova
    Bass: Peter Migunov
    Choir: St. Petersburg Chamber Choir

    Concert 
     
    ! PREMIERE !
    24 January 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars. World Opera Star Anna Netrebko ! PREMIERE ! "L`elisir d`amore" (melodramma giocoso in two acts)
    Stage Director: Alexander Petrov
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Stage Director: Andrei Petrov
    Stage Director: Ilya Ustyantsev
    Musical Preparation: Irina Soboleva
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Musical Director: Pavel Bubelnikov
    Costume Designer: Vladimir Firer
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Soprano: Anna Netrebko
    Conductor: Luciano Di Martino

    Opera 
     
    25 January 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    ... But love itself is melody
    Composer: Gustav Mahler
    Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
    Composer: Richard Wagner
    Composer: Sergei Prokofiev
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Pavel Smelkov

    Concert 
     
    25 January 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    Music of the "KINO" group. The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra
    Orchestra: The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra

    Concert 
     
    25 January 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    St. Petersburg Small Philharmonic "Engelgardt" Hall (established 1828)
    Vocal Evening. Yekaterina Semenchuk mezzo-soprano. Piano part – Natalia Mordashova. Tchaikovsky, Rakhmaninov
    Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
    Composer: Sergey Rachmaninov
    Piano: Natalia Mordashova

    Concert 
     
    26 January 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Evening of one-act ballets by Michel Fokine
    Choreography: Michel Fokine
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet

    Classical Ballet 
     
    26 January 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Spartacus (ballet in two acts)
    Composer: Aram Khachaturian
    Stage Director: George Kovtun
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    26 January 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Mendelssohn, Elijah. Oratorio for soloists, chorus and symphony orchestra
    Composer: Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Choir: Mariinsky Theatre Chorus
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Musical Preparation: Marina Mishuk
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Mezzo soprano: Zlata Bulycheva
    Tenor: Alexander Timchenko
    Bass: Vadim Kravets
    Soprano: Irina Mataeva
    Soprano: Marina Shaguch
    Conductor: Luciano Di Martino

    Concert 
     
    27 January 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars "L`elisir d`amore" (melodramma giocoso in two acts)
    Stage Director: Alexander Petrov
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Stage Director: Andrei Petrov
    Stage Director: Ilya Ustyantsev
    Musical Preparation: Irina Soboleva
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Musical Director: Pavel Bubelnikov
    Costume Designer: Vladimir Firer
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Pavel Bubelnikov
    Baritone: Vladimir Moroz
    Tenor: Sergei Semishkur
    Soprano: Yekaterina Soloveva

    Opera 
     
    27 January 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Spartacus (ballet in two acts)
    Composer: Aram Khachaturian
    Stage Director: George Kovtun
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    27 January 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Tchaikovsky. Rachmaninoff. Prokofiev. Performed by Kirill Terentiev (violin), Oleg Sendetsky (cello) and Peter Laul (piano)
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
    Composer: Sergei Prokofiev
    Composer: Sergey Rachmaninov
    Piano: Peter Laul
    Violin soloist: Kirill Тerentiev
    Cello: Oleg Sendetsky

    Concert 
     
    27 January 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    28 January 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Arif Melikov "The Legend of Love" (ballet in three acts)
    Choreography: Maestro Yuri Grigorovich
    Set Designer: Simon Virsaladze
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet

    Classical Ballet 
     
    28 January 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Floria Tosca (Opera in 3 acts) Giacomo Puccini
    Chorus Master: Alexey Dmitriyev
    Costume Designer: Alla Marusina
    Lighting Designer: Mikhail Mekler
    Chorus Master: Sergey Tsyplenkov
    Production: Stanislav Gaudassinsky
    Artistic Director: Vladimir Stolpovskikh
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Opera 
     
    28 January 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Nutcracker" (Ballet-fairy in two acts with an Epilogue)
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    28 January 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    Piano Recital. Nikolai Lugansky. Schumann. Brahms. Chopin.
    Composer: Frederic Chopin
    Composer: Johannes Brahms
    Composer: Robert Schumann
    Piano: Nikolai Lugansky

    Concert 
     
    28 January 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    St. Petersburg Small Philharmonic "Engelgardt" Hall (established 1828)
    Piano Evening. Evgeny Starodubtsev. Chopin, Szymanowski, Prokofiev, Brahms
    Composer: Frederic Chopin
    Composer: Johannes Brahms
    Composer: Sergei Prokofiev
    Piano: Evgeny Starodubtsev

    Concert 
     
    28 January 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    29 January 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart "Don Giovanni" (dramma giocoso in two acts)
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Choreography: Gali Abaidulov
    Stage Director: Johannes Schaaf
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Musical Preparation: Natalia Mordashova
    Lighting Designer: Paul Pyant
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Soprano: Tatiana Pavlovskaya
    Tenor: Dmitry Voropaev
    Soprano: Oksana Shilova
    Bass: Vadim Kravets
    Soprano: Mlada Khudoley
    Bass: Fyodor Kuznetsov
    Bass: Nikolai Kamensky
    Bass: Vladimir Felyauer
    Conductor: Nikolai Znaider

    Opera 
     
    ! PREMIERE !
    29 January 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    ! PREMIERE ! Gioacchino Rossini "The Barber of Seville" (Opera in concert in 2 Acts)
    Composer: Gioacchino Rossini
    Principal Chorus Master: Alexandr Chernov
    Production: Stanislav Gaudassinsky
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Opera 
     
    29 January 2011
    Saturday
    19:30

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Nutcracker" (Ballet-fairy in two acts with an Epilogue)
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    29 January 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    "Gustav Mahler. Collected Works" To the 150th anniversary of the birthday (2nd year of the cycle). The St.Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor – Nikolai Alexeev. Mahler.
    Composer: Gustav Mahler

    Concert 
     
    29 January 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    30 January 2011
    Sunday
    11:30

    morning
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart "Le Nozze di Figaro" ("The Marriage of Figaro") opera buffa in four acts
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Choreography: Gali Abaidulov
    Musical Preparation: Larisa Larionova
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Principal Chorus Master: Pavel Teplov
    Lighting Designer: Sergei Martinov
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Stage Director: Yuri Alexandrov
    Set Designer: Yuri Alexandrov
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Soprano: Oksana Shilova
    Conductor: Mikhail Tatarnikov
    Revival Stage Director: Yuri Laptev
    Soprano: Irma Gigolaty

    Opera 
     
    30 January 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Arif Melikov "The Legend of Love" (ballet in three acts)
    Choreography: Maestro Yuri Grigorovich
    Set Designer: Simon Virsaladze
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet

    Classical Ballet 
     
    30 January 2011
    Sunday
    13:00

    afternoon
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Adolphe Adam "Le Corsaire" (Ballet in 2 Acts)
    Choreography: Alexander Gorsky
    Lighting Designer: Alexander Kibitkin
    Choreography: Jules Perrot
    Choreography: Konstantin Sergeyev
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Staging: Mikhail Messerer
    Set Designer: Simon Virsaladze
    Costume Designer: Tatiana Yastrebova
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    30 January 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Adolphe Adam "Le Corsaire" (Ballet in 2 Acts)
    Choreography: Alexander Gorsky
    Lighting Designer: Alexander Kibitkin
    Choreography: Jules Perrot
    Choreography: Konstantin Sergeyev
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Staging: Mikhail Messerer
    Set Designer: Simon Virsaladze
    Costume Designer: Tatiana Yastrebova
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    30 January 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart "Die Zauberflote" (Magic Flute) (opera in concert)
    Stage Director: Alain Maratrat
    Production: Alain Maratrat
    Libretto: Emanuel Schikaneder
    Musical Preparation: Larisa Gergieva
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Costume Designer: Mireille Dessingy
    Principal Chorus Master: Pavel Petrenko
    Set Designer: Pierre Alain Bertola
    Set Designer: Pierre-Alain Bertola
    Lighting Designer: Yevgeny Ganzburg
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Gavriel Heine

    Opera 
     
    30 January 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Gaetano Donizetti "Il falegname di livonia, Rossia Pietro il grande" (Comic melodrama in two acts )
    Composer: Gaetano Donizetti
    Orchestra: Symphony Orchestra of the 'St. Petersburg Opera' theatre
    Stage Director: Yuri Alexandrov
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Opera 
     
    30 January 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    "Schubert and Music of Vienna". The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor - Maestro Alexander Dmitriev. Soloist - Irina Mataeva. Schubert. Webern.
    Composer: Franz Schubert
    Soprano: Irina Mataeva
    Conductor: Maestro Alexander Dmitriev
    Orchestra: The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra

    Concert 
     
    30 January 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    31 January 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    ! PREMIERE !
    01 February 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars ! PREMIERE ! Leos Janacek "The Makropulos Case" (Opera in three acts)
    Lighting Designer: Adam Silverman
    Director: Graham Vick
    Set Designer: Richard Hudson
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Bass: Alexander Morozov
    Tenor: Andrei Ilyushnikov
    Tenor: Nikolai Gassiev
    Tenor: Sergei Semishkur
    Conductor: Mikhail Tatarnikov
    Tenor: Vasily Gorshkov
    Baritone: Sergei Romanov
    Soprano: Zhanna Afanasieva

    Opera 
     
    01 February 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Eugene Onegin" (Opera in 3 Acts)
    Principal Chorus Master: Alexandr Chernov
    Costume Designer: Galina Soloviova
    Set Designer: Semyon Pastukh
    Production: Stanislav Gaudassinsky
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Opera 
     
    01 February 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    St. Petersburg Small Philharmonic "Engelgardt" Hall (established 1828)
    Virtuosic Violin Music. Lidia Kovalenko violin. Igor Uryash piano. Wieniawski. Ernst. Paganini
    Composer: Niccolo Paganini
    Piano: Igor Uryash
    Violin soloist: Lidia Kovalenko

    Concert 
     
    01 February 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    02 February 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Arif Melikov "The Legend of Love" (ballet in three acts)
    Choreography: Maestro Yuri Grigorovich
    Set Designer: Simon Virsaladze
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Dancer: Irina Golub
    Dancer: Yekaterina Kondaurova
    Dancer: Andrei Yermakov
    Conductor: Alexei Repnikov
    Dancer: Dmitry Pykhachov

    Classical Ballet 
     
    02 February 2011
    Wednesday
    12:00

    afternoon
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Getting to Know the Ballet
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    02 February 2011
    Wednesday
    13:00

    afternoon
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Getting to Know the Ballet
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    02 February 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Adolphe Adam "Giselle (Les Wilis)" (Ballet in 2 Acts)
    Choreography: Jean Coralli
    Choreography: Jules Perrot
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Lighting Designer: Mikhail Mekler
    Choreography: Nikita Dolgushin
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    02 February 2011
    Wednesday
    20:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    The State Chamber Orchestra Moscow Virtuosi. Soloists: Zakhar Bron (violin) and his pupils Soyoung Yoon (violin) and Mone Hattori (violin). Conductor: Saulus Sondeckis
    Composer: Gioacchino Rossini
    Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
    Composer: Robert Schumann
    Violin soloist: Mone Hattori
    Conductor: Saulus Sondeckis
    Violin soloist: Soyoung Yoon
    Orchestra: The State Chamber Orchestra "Moscow Virtuosos"
    Violin soloist: Zakhar Bron
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera

    Concert 
     
    02 February 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    150th anniversary of the birthday of Vasily Andreev. Andreyev Folk Russian Orchestra. Artistic director and conductor - Dmitry Khokhlov
    Orchestra: Andreyev Folk Russian Orchestra
    Conductor: Dmitry Khokhlov

    Concert 
     
    03 February 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Giuseppe Verdi "Nabucco" (opera in four acts)
    Composer: Giuseppe Verdi
    Musical Preparation: Alla Brosterman
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Lighting Designer: Damir Ismagilov
    Stage Director: Dmitry Bertman
    Choreography: Dmitry Korneyev
    Set Designer: Igor Nezhny
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Soprano: Maria Guleghina
    Tenor: Placido Domingo
    Costume Designer: Tatiana Tulubeva
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Soprano: Irina Gordei
    Mezzo soprano: Natalia Evstafieva
    Baritone: Edem Umerov
    Tenor: Sergei Skorokhodov
    Conductor: Vladislav Karklin

    Opera 
     
    ! PREMIERE !
    03 February 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    ! PREMIERE ! Leos Janacek "Katya Kabanova" (opera in three acts)
    Composer: Leos Janacek
    Musical Director: Peter Feranec
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Opera 
     
    03 February 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Nutcracker" (Ballet-fairy in two acts with an Epilogue)
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    03 February 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    "Sacred Music. Canons and Apocrypha". The St.Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor - Alexander Rudin. Soloist - Lev Klychkov. Respighi. Debussy. Strauss.
    Composer: Claude Debussy
    Composer: Ottorino Respighi
    Conductor: Alexander Rudin
    Soloist: Lev Klychkov

    Concert 
     
    03 February 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    04 February 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Peter Tchaikovsky "Sleeping Beauty" (ballet-fierie in three acts with a prologue and apotheosis)
    Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
    Designer: Andrei Voitenko
    Costume Designer: Elena Zaitseva
    Libretto: Ivan Vsevolozhsky
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Libretto: Marius Petipa
    Choreography: Sergei Vikharev
    Set Designer: Simon Virsaladze
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Dancer: Yekaterina Kondaurova
    Dancer: Maxim Zyuzin
    Conductor: Alexei Repnikov
    Dancer: Maria Shirinkina
    Dancer: Alexei Timofeyev
    Dancer: Anastasia Matvienko
    Dancer: Valeria Martynyuk

    Classical Ballet 
     
    04 February 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Peter Tchaikovsky "The Sleeping Beauty" (ballet-feerie in three acts with a prologue and an apotheosis)
    Costume Designer: Irina Press
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Choreography: Nicolai Boyarchikov
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    05 February 2011
    Saturday
    11:30

    morning
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars The Love for Three Oranges (opera in a prologue and four acts)
    Stage Director: Alain Maratrat
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Set Designer: Daniela Villaret
    Musical Preparation: Larisa Gergieva
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Costume Designer: Mireille Dessingy
    Lighting Designer: Pascal Merat
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Bass: Alexei Tanovitski
    Tenor: Andrei Ilyushnikov
    Tenor: Sergei Semishkur
    Conductor: Mikhail Tatarnikov
    Bass: Pavel Shmulevich

    Opera 
     
    05 February 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Swan Lake" (fantasy ballet in three acts (four scenes))
    Costume Designer: Galina Solovieva
    Set Designer: Igor Ivanov
    Stage Director: Konstantin Sergeyev
    Choreography: Konstantin Sergeyev
    Choreography: Lev Ivanov
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Set Designer: Simon Virsaladze
    Libretto: Vasily Geltzer
    Libretto: Vladimir Begichev
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Agrest
    Stage Director: Andrei Petrov
    Dancer: Ilya Kuznetsov
    Dancer: Alexander Sergeyev
    Dancer: Yulia Kasenkova
    Dancer: Anastasia Kolegova

    Classical Ballet 
     
    05 February 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Giuseppe Verdi "La Traviata" (Opera in 2 acts)
    Principal Chorus Master: Alexandr Chernov
    Chorus Master: Alexey Dmitriyev
    Musical Director: Andrei Anikhanov
    Lighting Designer: Mikhail Mekler
    Chorus Master: Sergey Tsyplenkov
    Production: Stanislav Gaudassinsky
    Principal Chorus Master: Vladimir Stolpovskikh
    Artistic Director: Vladimir Stolpovskikh
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Opera 
     
    05 February 2011
    Saturday
    19:30

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Swan Lake" (Fantasy ballet in three acts and four scenes)
    Choreography: Konstantin Sergeyev
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Artistic Director: Stanislav Gorkovenko
    Libretto: Vasily Geltzer
    Libretto: Vladimir Begichev
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    05 February 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    St. Petersburg Small Philharmonic "Engelgardt" Hall (established 1828)
    Dedicated to the L.Kovnadkaya`s Jubilee. Mahler, Stravinsky, Schoenberg, Britten, Shostakovich, Desyatnikov, Purcell-Britten. Ensemble "Laterna Magica". Julia Korpacheva soprano. Olesya Petrova mezzo-soprano. Oleg Ryabets countertenor. Marat Gali
    Composer: Arnold Schoenberg
    Composer: Benjamin Britten
    Composer: Dmitry Shostakovich
    Composer: Gustav Mahler
    Composer: Henry Purcell
    Composer: Igor Stravinsky
    Composer: Leonid Desyatnikov
    Piano: Alexei Goribol
    Baritone: Boris Pinkhasovich
    Cello: Dmitri Satushev
    Soprano: Julia Korpacheva
    Tenor: Marat Gali (Galiakhmetov)
    Mezzo soprano: Olesya Petrova
    Bass: Peter Migunov

    Concert 
     
    06 February 2011
    Sunday
    11:30

    morning
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Alexander Borodin "Prince Igor" (opera in three acts with a prologue)
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Musical Preparation: Irina Soboleva
    Director: Irkin Gabitov
    Revival Stage Director: Irkin Gabitov
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Choreography: Michel Fokine
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Revival Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Bass: Alexander Morozov
    Mezzo soprano: Zlata Bulycheva
    Bass: Alexei Tanovitski
    Conductor: Pavel Smelkov
    Tenor: Sergei Semishkur
    Soprano: Yekaterina Shimanovich
    Bass: Vladimir Vaneyev

    Opera 
     
    06 February 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    The Fountain of Bakhchisarai (choreographic poem in four scenes with prologue and epilogue)
    Libretto: Nikolai Volkov
    Choreography: Rostislav Zakharov
    Stage Director: Sergey Radlov
    Designer: Valentina Khodasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Valery Ovsyanikov
    Dancer: Anton Korsakov
    Dancer: Sofia Gumerova
    Dancer: Ilya Kuznetsov
    Dancer: Anastasia Kolegova
    Dancer: Grigory Popov
    Dancer: Pyotr Stasyunas

    Classical Ballet 
     
    06 February 2011
    Sunday
    13:00

    afternoon
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Chipollino. Ballet in 2 Acts
    Choreography: Genrikh Mayorov
    Lighting Designer: Mikhail Mekler
    Costume Designer: Valery Levental
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    06 February 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Chipollino. Ballet in 2 Acts
    Choreography: Genrikh Mayorov
    Lighting Designer: Mikhail Mekler
    Costume Designer: Valery Levental
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    06 February 2011
    Sunday
    12:00

    afternoon
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    The Magical World of Dance
    Stage Director: Alexander Maskalin
    Choreography: Dmitry Korneyev
    Lighting Designer: Roman Peskov
    Costume Designer: Tatiana Noginova
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Gavriel Heine

    Classical Ballet 
     
    06 February 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Prize-winners of the XVI International Frederic Chopin Piano Competition at the Concert Hall. Daniil Trifonov recital (3rd prize)
    Composer: Alexander Skryabin
    Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn
    Composer: Frederic Chopin
    Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
    Composer: Sergei Prokofiev
    Composer: Sergey Rachmaninov
    Piano: Daniil Trifonov (GRAMMY Award Winner 2017)
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera

    Concert 
     
    06 February 2011
    Sunday
    15:00

    afternoon
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    "Children`s Corner". The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor – Alexei Nyaga. Rimsky-Korsakov. Cui.
    Composer: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
    Conductor: Alexei Nyaga
    Orchestra: The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra

    Concert 
     
    07 February 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    Chamber Music Evening. Nigel Kennedy violin (Great Britain) and his Quintet
    Violin soloist: Nigel Kennedy

    Concert 
     
    07 February 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    ! PREMIERE !
    08 February 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    ! PREMIERE ! "L`elisir d`amore" (melodramma giocoso in two acts)
    Stage Director: Alexander Petrov
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Stage Director: Andrei Petrov
    Stage Director: Ilya Ustyantsev
    Musical Preparation: Irina Soboleva
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Musical Director: Pavel Bubelnikov
    Costume Designer: Vladimir Firer
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Tenor: Dmitry Voropaev
    Baritone: Vladislav Sulimsky
    Bass: Nikolai Kamensky
    Conductor: Luciano Di Martino

    Opera 
     
    08 February 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Stars of the Stars Evening of one act ballets: Carmen Suite. Chopiniana. Carnaval
    Composer: Alexander Glazunov
    Composer: Anatoly Lyadov
    Composer: Frederic Chopin
    Composer: Georges Bizet
    Composer: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
    Composer: Robert Schumann
    Composer: Rodion Shchedrin
    Choreography: Alberto Alonso
    Lighting Designer: Alexander Naumov
    Choreography: Michel Fokine
    Choreography: Sergei Vikharev
    Costume Designer: Tatiana Noginova
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Mikhail Sinkevich
    Dancer: Irina Golub
    Dancer: Irma Nioradze
    Dancer: Sofia Gumerova
    Dancer: Ilya Kuznetsov
    Dancer: Yulia Kasenkova
    Dancer: Maxim Zyuzin
    Dancer: Denis Matvienko
    Dancer: Anastasia Matvienko
    Dancer: Vasily Tkachenko

    Classical Ballet 
     
    08 February 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Nutcracker" (Ballet-fairy in two acts with an Epilogue)
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    08 February 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    "Passions to Romanticism". The St.Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor - Ignat Solzhenitsyn. Igor Karzov French horn, Alexei Zuev piano. Weber. Rakhmaninov.
    Composer: Carl Maria Fon Weber
    Composer: Sergey Rachmaninov
    Soloist: Alexei Zuev
    Conductor: Ignat Solzhenitsyn

    Concert 
     
    09 February 2011
    Wednesday
    20:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Ruggero Leoncavallo "Pagliacci" (opera in two acts and a prologue)
    Musical Preparation: Alla Brosterman
    Stage Director: Isabelle Partiot-Pieri
    Set Designer: Isabelle Partiot-Pieri
    Principal Chorus Master: Pavel Petrenko
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Baritone: Nikolai Putilin
    Baritone: Alexander Gergalov
    Tenor: Andrei Ilyushnikov
    Tenor: Vladimir Galuzin
    Soprano: Nataliya Tymchenko
    Conductor: Mikhail Tatarnikov

    Opera 
     
    ! PREMIERE !
    09 February 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    ! PREMIERE ! Giuseppe Verdi "Un ballo in maschera (A Masked Ball)"
    Chorus Master: Alexey Dmitriyev
    Costume Designer: Alla Marusina
    Stage Director: Andrejs Zagars
    Designer: Andris Freibergs
    Choreography: Elita Bukovska
    Lighting Designer: Kevin W. Jones
    Costume Designer: Kristine Pasternaka
    Musical Director: Peter Feranec
    Chorus Master: Sergey Tsyplenkov
    Principal Chorus Master: Vladimir Stolpovskikh
    Director: Yulia Prokhorova
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Opera 
     
    09 February 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Prize-winners of the XVI International Frederic Chopin Piano Competition at the Concert Hall. Ingolf Wunder recital (2nd prize)
    Composer: Frederic Chopin
    Piano: Ingolf Wunder
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera

    Concert 
     
    09 February 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    10 February 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Gioachino Rossini "Il viaggio a Reims, ossia L`albergo del giglio d`oro (The Journey to Reims, or The Hotel of the Golden Fleur-de-lis)"
    Stage Director: Alain Maratrat
    Musical Preparation: Larisa Gergieva
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Costume Designer: Mireille Dessingy
    Lighting Designer: Pascal Merat
    Set Designer: Pierre Alain Bertola
    Set Designer: Pierre-Alain Bertola
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Tenor: Daniil Shtoda
    Tenor: Dmitry Voropaev
    Soprano: Anastasia Kalagina
    Conductor: Mikhail Tatarnikov
    Soprano: Olga Pudova

    Opera 
     
    10 February 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    "Swan Lake" (ballet in four acts)
    Choreography: Alexander Gorsky
    Lighting Designer: Damir Ismagilov
    Choreography: Lev Ivanov
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Staging: Mikhail Messerer
    Set Designer: Simon Virsaladze
    Libretto: Vladimir Begichev
    Revival Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    10 February 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    11 February 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Giacomo Puccini "Madama Butterfly" (japanese tragedy in three acts )
    Musical Preparation: Alla Brosterman
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Set Designer: Boris Kudlichka
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Costume Designer: Magdalena Tesławska
    Stage Director: Mariusz Treliсski
    Costume Designer: Paweł Grabarczyk
    Lighting Designer: Stanisław Zięba
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Pavel Bubelnikov
    Tenor: Yuri Marusin
    Baritone: Vladislav Sulimsky
    Mezzo soprano: Lyubov Sokolova
    Soprano: Tatiana Anisimova

    Opera 
     
    11 February 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    "Swan Lake" (ballet in four acts)
    Choreography: Alexander Gorsky
    Lighting Designer: Damir Ismagilov
    Choreography: Lev Ivanov
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Staging: Mikhail Messerer
    Set Designer: Simon Virsaladze
    Libretto: Vladimir Begichev
    Revival Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    11 February 2011
    Friday
    19:30

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Giselle (Fantasy ballet in two acts)
    Artistic Director: Stanislav Gorkovenko
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    11 February 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    "Soloists Conducting". The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor - Rowland Lee. Soloists: Sarah Connolly mezzo-soprano, Andrew Bain tenor, Michael Poel violin, Mikhailovsky Theatre OPERA CHOIR, Artistic director - Vladimir Stolpovskikh. Lee. Poel.
    Tenor: Andrew Bain
    Violin soloist: Michael Poel
    Conductor: Rowland Lee
    Mezzo soprano: Sarah Connolly
    Orchestra: The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra
    Artistic Director: Vladimir Stolpovskikh

    Concert 
     
    12 February 2011
    Saturday
    15:00

    afternoon
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Peter Tchaikovsky "The Nutcracker" (ballet in two acts)
    Designer: Andrei Voitenko
    Choreography: Leonid Yakobson
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Libretto: Marius Petipa
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: The Saint-Petersburg State Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Sinkevich
    Dancer: Irina Golub
    Dancer: Anton Korsakov
    Dancer: Roman Skripkin
    Dancer: Tatiana Serova

    Classical Ballet 
     
    12 February 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Peter Tchaikovsky "The Nutcracker" (ballet in two acts)
    Designer: Andrei Voitenko
    Choreography: Leonid Yakobson
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Libretto: Marius Petipa
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: The Saint-Petersburg State Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Sinkevich
    Dancer: Alexander Sergeyev
    Dancer: Elena Yevseyeva

    Classical Ballet 
     
    ! PREMIERE !
    12 February 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    ! PREMIERE ! "Rusalka (Mermaid)" (opera in three acts) Antonin Dvorak
    Chorus Master: Alexey Dmitriyev
    Lighting Designer: Denis Solntsev
    Stage Director: Igor Konyaev
    Libretto: Jaroslav Kvapil
    Choreography: Maria Korablyova
    Set Designer: Olga Shaishmelashvili
    Musical Director: Peter Feranec
    Set Designer: Pyotr Okunev
    Chorus Master: Sergey Tsyplenkov
    Principal Chorus Master: Vladimir Stolpovskikh
    Director: Yulia Prokhorova
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Opera 
     
    12 February 2011
    Saturday
    12:00

    afternoon
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    The truth of classical music
    Composer: Dmitry Shostakovich
    Composer: Modest Mussorgsky
    Composer: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Gavriel Heine

    Concert 
     
    12 February 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Prize-winners of the XVI International Frederic Chopin Piano Competition at the Concert Hall. Evgeni Bozhanov recital (4th prize)
    Composer: Charles Gounod
    Composer: Ferencz Liszt
    Composer: Franz Schubert
    Composer: Frederic Chopin
    Piano: Evgeni Bozhanov
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera

    Concert 
     
    12 February 2011
    Saturday
    19:30

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Nutcracker" (Ballet-fairy in two acts with an Epilogue)
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    12 February 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    Peter Laul. To the Franz Liszt`s 200th Anniversary Schubert. Liszt. Wagner
    Composer: Ferencz Liszt
    Composer: Franz Schubert
    Composer: Richard Wagner
    Soloist: Peter Laul

    Concert 
     
    12 February 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    12 February 2011
    Saturday
    15:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    12 February 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    13 February 2011
    Sunday
    11:30

    morning
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Peter Tchaikovsky "The Nutcracker" (ballet in two acts)
    Designer: Andrei Voitenko
    Choreography: Leonid Yakobson
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Libretto: Marius Petipa
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: The Saint-Petersburg State Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Sinkevich
    Dancer: Yevgenia Obraztsova
    Dancer: Maxim Zyuzin
    Dancer: Tatiana Tkachenko
    Dancer: Yuri Smekalov

    Classical Ballet 
     
    13 February 2011
    Sunday
    12:00

    afternoon
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Getting to Know the Opera
    Conductor: Mikhail Leontyev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Opera 
     
    13 February 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Floria Tosca (Opera in 3 acts) Giacomo Puccini
    Chorus Master: Alexey Dmitriyev
    Costume Designer: Alla Marusina
    Lighting Designer: Mikhail Mekler
    Chorus Master: Sergey Tsyplenkov
    Production: Stanislav Gaudassinsky
    Artistic Director: Vladimir Stolpovskikh
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Opera 
     
    13 February 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    The Moscow State Chamber Chorus. The Moscow State Academic Chamber Chorus
    Composer: Georgy Sviridov
    Soprano: Bella Kabanova
    Tenor: Borislav Molchanov
    Mezzo soprano: Elena Gridasova
    Mezzo soprano: Irina Nikolskaya
    Artistic Director: Vladimir Minin
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Vladimir Minin

    Concert 
     
    13 February 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    "Yuri Temirkanov and His Orchestra". The St.Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor - Ilan Volkov (Israel). Svetlana Monchak soprano, Marina Pinchuk mezzo-soprano, Stanislav Leontev tenor. Smolny Cathedral Chamber Choir. St. Petersburg Chamber Choir.
    Composer: Ludwig Van Beethoven
    Conductor: Ilan Volkov
    Soloist: Marina Pinchuk
    Choir: Smolny Cathedral Chamber Choir
    Choir: St. Petersburg Chamber Choir
    Tenor: Stanislav Leontiev
    Soloist: Svetlana Monchak

    Concert 
     
    13 February 2011
    Sunday
    13:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    13 February 2011
    Sunday
    17:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    14 February 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Nutcracker" (Ballet-fairy in two acts with an Epilogue)
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    14 February 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    St. Petersburg Small Philharmonic "Engelgardt" Hall (established 1828)
    Lege Artis Chamber Choir. Artistic director and conductor - Boris Abalyan
    Artistic Director: Boris Abalyan

    Concert 
     
    15 February 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Prize-winners of the XVI International Frederic Chopin Piano Competition at the Concert Hall. Yuliana Avdeeva recital (1st prize)
    Composer: Frederic Chopin
    Piano: Yuliana Avdeeva
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera

    Concert 
     
    15 February 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    "Concerts in Tailcoats and Jeans". The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor – Mats Liljefors (Sweden). Soloist - Dmitri Berlinsky violin. Paganini. Corigliano. Banevich.
    Composer: Niccolo Paganini
    Violin soloist: Dmitri Berlinsky
    Conductor: Mats Liljefors
    Orchestra: The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra

    Concert 
     
    15 February 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    16 February 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Stars of the Stars Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart "Die Zauberflote" (Magic Flute) (opera in concert)
    Stage Director: Alain Maratrat
    Production: Alain Maratrat
    Libretto: Emanuel Schikaneder
    Musical Preparation: Larisa Gergieva
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Costume Designer: Mireille Dessingy
    Principal Chorus Master: Pavel Petrenko
    Set Designer: Pierre Alain Bertola
    Set Designer: Pierre-Alain Bertola
    Lighting Designer: Yevgeny Ganzburg
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Tenor: Daniil Shtoda
    Soprano: Larisa Yudina
    Bass-baritone: Edward Tsanga
    Soprano: Anastasia Kalagina
    Conductor: Mikhail Tatarnikov
    Bass: Mikhail Kolelishvili
    Soprano: Eleonora Vindau

    Opera 
     
    16 February 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    "25 years with KLASSIKA". Jubilee concert . St.-Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra "Klassika". Artistic director and chief conductor - Alexander Kantorov. Vivaldi, Handel, Mozart, Beethoven, Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Dvorak, Brahms, Suppe, Waldteufel, Strau
    Composer: Antonin Dvorak
    Composer: Antonio Vivaldi
    Composer: Dmitry Shostakovich
    Composer: Emile Waldteufel
    Composer: Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
    Composer: George Frideric Handel
    Composer: Johannes Brahms
    Composer: Ludwig Van Beethoven
    Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
    Composer: Sergei Prokofiev
    Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Artistic Director: Alexander Kantorov
    Orchestra: St.-Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra "Klassika"

    Concert 
     
    16 February 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    17 February 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Herman von Lovenskjold "La Sylphide" (ballet in two acts)
    Choreography: August Bournonville
    Costume Designer: Irina Press
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Agrest
    Dancer: Irina Golub
    Dancer: Yana Selina
    Dancer: Andrei Batalov
    Dancer: Elena Yevseyeva
    Dancer: Alexei Timofeyev
    Dancer: Yuri Smekalov
    Dancer: Polina Rassadina

    Classical Ballet 
     
    17 February 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Stars of the Stars Christian Tetzlaff (violin) and Lars Vogt (piano)
    Composer: Bela Bartok
    Composer: Robert Schumann
    Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Violin soloist: Christian Tetzlaff
    Piano: Lars Vogt
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera

    Concert 
     
    17 February 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    St. Petersburg Small Philharmonic "Engelgardt" Hall (established 1828)
    Schubert. PHILHARMONIC STRING QUARTET Alexander Richter violin, Mikhail Krutik violin, Yuri Anikeev viola, Stanislav Lyamin cello, Elena Semishina piano, In concert participate, Sergei Chernyadyev cello, Rostistlav Yakovlev double bass.
    Composer: Franz Schubert
    Violin soloist: Alexander Richter
    Piano: Elena Semishina
    Violin soloist: Mikhail Krutik
    Soloist: Rostistlav Yakovlev
    Cello: Sergei Chernyadyev
    Cello: Stanislav Lyamin
    Viola soloist: Yuri Anikeev

    Concert 
     
    18 February 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Giacomo Puccini . "Il tabarro. Suor Angelica. Gianni Schicchi" (one act’s operas)
    Composer: Giacomo Puccini
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Lighting Designer: Claudio Coloretti
    Conductor: Dmitry Ralko
    Musical Director: Gianandrea Noseda
    Costume Designer: Giovanna Avanzi
    Musical Preparation: Natalia Mordashova
    Set Designer: Tiziano Santi
    Stage Director: Walter Le Moli
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Agrest
    Baritone: Alexander Gergalov
    Tenor: Yuri Marusin
    Baritone: Viktor Chernomortsev
    Mezzo soprano: Irina Bogacheva
    Soprano: Irina Mataeva
    Soprano: Irina Loskutova
    Soprano: Irma Gigolaty

    Opera 
     
    18 February 2011
    Friday
    19:30

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "The Sleeping Beauty"
    Libretto: Ivan Vsevolozhsky
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Libretto: Marius Petipa
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    18 February 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    St. Petersburg Small Philharmonic "Engelgardt" Hall (established 1828)
    Chamber Music Evening. Dmitri Petrov violin, viola. Daria Shaposhnikova piano. Paganini. Rota. Prokofiev.
    Composer: Niccolo Paganini
    Composer: Nino Rota
    Composer: Sergei Prokofiev
    Piano: Daria Shaposhnikova
    Violin soloist: Dmitri Petrov

    Concert 
     
    18 February 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    19 February 2011
    Saturday
    14:00

    afternoon
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Peter Tchaikovsky "Swan Lake" (fantasy ballet in three acts (four scenes))
    Costume Designer: Galina Solovieva
    Set Designer: Igor Ivanov
    Stage Director: Konstantin Sergeyev
    Choreography: Konstantin Sergeyev
    Choreography: Lev Ivanov
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Set Designer: Simon Virsaladze
    Libretto: Vasily Geltzer
    Libretto: Vladimir Begichev
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Agrest
    Dancer: Alina Somova
    Dancer: Vladimir Shklyarov
    Stage Director: Andrei Petrov
    Dancer: Ilya Kuznetsov
    Dancer: Philipp Stepin

    Classical Ballet 
     
    19 February 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Swan Lake" (fantasy ballet in three acts (four scenes))
    Costume Designer: Galina Solovieva
    Set Designer: Igor Ivanov
    Stage Director: Konstantin Sergeyev
    Choreography: Konstantin Sergeyev
    Choreography: Lev Ivanov
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Set Designer: Simon Virsaladze
    Libretto: Vasily Geltzer
    Libretto: Vladimir Begichev
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Agrest
    Dancer: Danila Korsuntsev
    Dancer: Konstantin Zverev
    Dancer: Grigory Popov
    Dancer: Xander Parish

    Classical Ballet 
     
    19 February 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Stars of the Stars Concert of the Grammy Winners: Ensembe "Moscow Soloists" and Conductor Maestro Yury Bashmet
    Orchestra: Chamber Ensemble "Moscow Soloists" (GRAMMY WINNER 2007 "Best Small Ensemble Performance - Best Ensemble")
    Conductor: Maestro Yuri Bashmet (Grammy Award Winner 2008 with the orchestra "Soloists of Moscow" for the execution of works by Stravinsky and Prokofiev in the category "Best performance by small ensembles")
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Composer: Franz Schubert
    Composer: Antonio Vivaldi
    Composer: Giya Kancheli

    Concert 
     
    19 February 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    St. Petersburg Small Philharmonic "Engelgardt" Hall (established 1828)
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. All piano concertos. St. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra. Artistic director and conductor - Nikolai Kornev. Soloists: Arseny Mun, Dmitri Barbashin, Nina Seregina.
    Piano: Arseny Mun
    Piano: Dmitri Barbashin
    Conductor: Nikolai Kornev
    Artistic Director: Nikolai Kornev
    Piano: Nina Seregina
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra

    Concert 
     
    19 February 2011
    Saturday
    15:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    19 February 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    20 February 2011
    Sunday
    11:30

    morning
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart "Le Nozze di Figaro" ("The Marriage of Figaro") opera buffa in four acts
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Choreography: Gali Abaidulov
    Musical Preparation: Larisa Larionova
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Principal Chorus Master: Pavel Teplov
    Lighting Designer: Sergei Martinov
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Stage Director: Yuri Alexandrov
    Set Designer: Yuri Alexandrov
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Bass-baritone: Yevgeny Nikitin
    Soprano: Tatiana Pavlovskaya
    Soprano: Anastasia Kalagina
    Conductor: Mikhail Tatarnikov
    Revival Stage Director: Yuri Laptev

    Opera 
     
    20 February 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    The Fountain of Bakhchisarai (choreographic poem in four scenes with prologue and epilogue)
    Libretto: Nikolai Volkov
    Choreography: Rostislav Zakharov
    Stage Director: Sergey Radlov
    Designer: Valentina Khodasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Sinkevich
    Dancer: Anton Korsakov
    Dancer: Ilya Kuznetsov
    Dancer: Anastasia Kolegova
    Dancer: Tatiana Tkachenko
    Dancer: Pyotr Stasyunas

    Classical Ballet 
     
    20 February 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Stars of the Stars Brahms. All organ works. Performed by Hans Fagius (Denmark)
    Composer: Johannes Brahms
    Organist: Hans Fagius
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera

    Concert 
     
    20 February 2011
    Sunday
    15:00

    afternoon
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor - Emmanuel Leducq-Barome. Natalia Sechkareva flute, Mikhail Krutik violin. Stamitz. Martinu. Smetana.
    Conductor: Emmanuel Leducq-Barom
    Violin soloist: Mikhail Krutik
    Flute: Natalia Sechkareva
    Orchestra: The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra

    Concert 
     
    20 February 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    St. Petersburg Small Philharmonic "Engelgardt" Hall (established 1828)
    "Divertissement" Ensemble. Artistic director - Ilia Ioff. Soloists: Victoria Yevtodyeva soprano. Alexander Gorbatenko countertenor. Pergolesi. Haydn.
    Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn
    Composer: Giovanni Battista Pergolesi
    Orchestra: "Divertissement" Ensemble
    Artistic Director: Ilya Ioff
    Soprano: Victoria Yevtodyeva

    Concert 
     
    20 February 2011
    Sunday
    13:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    20 February 2011
    Sunday
    17:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    21 February 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Nutcracker" (Ballet-fairy in two acts with an Epilogue)
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    21 February 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    22 February 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Elektra (opera in one act)
    Libretto: Hugo von Hofmannsthal
    Stage Director: Jonathan Kent
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Set Designer: Paul Brown
    Lighting Designer: Tim Mitchell
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Bass-baritone: Yevgeny Nikitin
    Mezzo soprano: Olga Savova
    Soprano: Larisa Gogolevskaya
    Tenor: Oleg Balashov
    Soprano: Elena Nebera

    Opera 
     
    22 February 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Prize-winners of the XVI International Frederic Chopin Piano Competition at the Concert Hall. Lukas Geniusas recital (2nd prize)
    Composer: Ferencz Liszt
    Composer: Frederic Chopin
    Piano: Lukas Geniusas
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera

    Concert 
     
    22 February 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    "Concerts with Plots". Faust. The St.Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor – Nikolai Alexeev. Olesya Petrova mezzo-soprano, Alexander Timchenko tenor, Roman Burdenko baritone, Boris Pinkhasovich bass. Gounod. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy. Slonimsky.
    Composer: Charles Gounod
    Composer: Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
    Composer: Sergei Slonimsky
    Baritone: Boris Pinkhasovich
    Tenor: Boris Stepanov
    Conductor: Nikolai Alexeev
    Mezzo soprano: Olesya Petrova

    Concert 
     
    22 February 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    23 February 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov "The Snow Maiden" (springtime tale in a prologue and four acts)
    Composer: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
    Stage Director: Alexander Galibin
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Set Designer: George Tsypin
    Lighting Designer: Gleb Filshtinsky
    Musical Preparation: Larisa Gergieva
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Costume Designer: Tatiana Noginova
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Agrest
    Soprano: Tatiana Pavlovskaya
    Tenor: Dmitry Voropaev
    Soprano: Lyudmila Dudinova
    Mezzo soprano: Olga Savova
    Bass-baritone: Andrei Serov
    Mezzo soprano: Yekaterina Sergeyeva

    Opera 
     
    23 February 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Stars of the Stars Evening of one-act ballets: Carmen Suite. Carnaval
    Composer: Alexander Glazunov
    Composer: Anatoly Lyadov
    Composer: Georges Bizet
    Composer: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
    Composer: Robert Schumann
    Composer: Rodion Shchedrin
    Choreography: Alberto Alonso
    Lighting Designer: Alexander Naumov
    Artistic Director: Boris Messerer
    Choreography: Michel Fokine
    Set Designer: Mikhail Shishliannikov
    Choreography: Sergei Vikharev
    Costume Designer: Tatiana Noginova
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Dancer: Irina Golub
    Dancer: Irma Nioradze
    Dancer: Ilya Kuznetsov
    Conductor: Mikhail Tatarnikov
    Conductor: Alexei Repnikov
    Dancer: Yuri Smekalov

    Classical Ballet 
     
    23 February 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    Dedicated to Defenders` Day. ST.PETERSBURG ADMIRALTY NAVY BAND. Conductor - Valentin Lyashchenko
    Orchestra: St.Petersburg Admiralty navy band
    Conductor: Valentin Lyashchenko

    Concert 
     
    23 February 2011
    Wednesday
    13:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    23 February 2011
    Wednesday
    17:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    24 February 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Sergei Prokofiev "Cinderella" (ballet in three acts)
    Choreography: Alexei Ratmansky
    Costume Designer: Elena Markovskaya
    Lighting Designer: Gleb Filshtinsky
    Set Designer: Ilya Utkin
    Libretto: Nikolai Volkov
    Set Designer: Yeveny Monakhov
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Agrest
    Dancer: Daria Pavlenko
    Dancer: Alexander Sergeyev
    Dancer: Yulia Kasenkova
    Dancer: Alexandra Iosifidi
    Dancer: Elena Yevseyeva

    Classical Ballet 
     
    24 February 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Das Stumme Waldmadchen - opera in two acts (concert performance). Music by Carl Maria von Weber
    Composer: Carl Maria Fon Weber
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera

    Opera 
     
    24 February 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    Organ Recital. Peter Eilander (The Netherlands). Brahms. Bach. Schumann. Andriessen. Debussy. Guilmant.
    Composer: Claude Debussy
    Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
    Composer: Johannes Brahms
    Composer: Robert Schumann
    Organist: Peter Eilander

    Concert 
     
    24 February 2011
    Thursday
    19:30

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    25 February 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Giuseppe Verdi "Macbeth" (opera in four acts)
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Lighting Designer: David Cunningham
    Stage Director: David McVicar
    Musical Preparation: Irina Soboleva
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Costume Designer: Tanya McCallin
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Bass-baritone: Yevgeny Nikitin
    Baritone: Vladislav Sulimsky
    Conductor: Gavriel Heine
    Tenor: Sergei Skorokhodov

    Opera 
     
    25 February 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    The St Petersburg House of Music and the Mariinsky Theatre present: William Youn (piano) and soloists of the Mariinsky Academy of Young Singers
    Composer: Frederic Chopin
    Piano: William Youn
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Pavel Smelkov
    Soprano: Olga Pudova
    Bass-baritone: Andrei Serov
    Mezzo soprano: Irina Shishkova
    Piano: William Youn

    Concert 
     
    25 February 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor - Thomas Sanderling (Germany). Soloist - Daniil Tsvetkov (USA). Wagner. Beethoven. Schumann.
    Composer: Ludwig Van Beethoven
    Composer: Richard Wagner
    Composer: Robert Schumann
    Piano: Daniil Tsvetkov
    Orchestra: The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra
    Conductor: Thomas Sanderling

    Concert 
     
    25 February 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    26 February 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Peter Tchaikovsky "The Queen of Spades" (opera in three acts, seven scenes). Production by Maestro Yuri Temirkanov (1984)
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Principal Chorus Master: Dmitry Ralko
    Set Designer: Igor Ivanov
    Musical Preparation: Irina Soboleva
    Stage Director: Maestro Yury Temirkanov
    Choreography: Oleg Vinogradov
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Mezzo soprano: Larisa Diadkova
    Baritone: Nikolai Putilin
    Tenor: Maxim Aksenov
    Baritone: Vladimir Moroz
    Conductor: Pavel Smelkov

    Opera 
     
    26 February 2011
    Saturday
    12:00

    afternoon
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    When the great composers were young
    Composer: Alexander Glazunov
    Composer: Dmitry Shostakovich
    Composer: Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
    Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Gavriel Heine

    Concert 
     
    26 February 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Sings Oleg Pogudin. Russian Romance. Elegy
    Composer: Alexander Alyabyev
    Composer: Franz Schubert
    Composer: Mikhail Glinka
    Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
    Singer: Oleg Pogudin
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera

    Concert 
     
    26 February 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    Stars of the Stars Piano recital. Boris Berezovsky. Medtner. Liszt.
    Composer: Ferencz Liszt
    Piano: Boris Berezovsky

    Concert 
     
    26 February 2011
    Saturday
    15:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    26 February 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    27 February 2011
    Sunday
    11:30

    morning
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Herman von Lovenskjold "La Sylphide" (ballet in two acts)
    Choreography: August Bournonville
    Costume Designer: Irina Press
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Agrest
    Dancer: Sofia Gumerova
    Dancer: Andrei Batalov
    Dancer: Yuri Smekalov
    Dancer: Alexandra Gronskaya
    Dancer: Polina Rassadina

    Classical Ballet 
     
    27 February 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Gioachino Rossini "Il viaggio a Reims, ossia L`albergo del giglio d`oro (The Journey to Reims, or The Hotel of the Golden Fleur-de-lis)"
    Stage Director: Alain Maratrat
    Musical Preparation: Larisa Gergieva
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Costume Designer: Mireille Dessingy
    Lighting Designer: Pascal Merat
    Set Designer: Pierre Alain Bertola
    Set Designer: Pierre-Alain Bertola
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Tenor: Daniil Shtoda
    Tenor: Andrei Ilyushnikov
    Soprano: Oksana Shilova
    Soprano: Larisa Yudina
    Conductor: Mikhail Tatarnikov

    Opera 
     
    27 February 2011
    Sunday
    12:00

    afternoon
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    The legend of the beautiful Syuimbike (After elements of Farid Yarullin`s ballet Shurale )
    Composer: Farit Yarullin
    Stage Director: Alexander Maskalin
    Choreography: Dmitry Korneyev
    Lighting Designer: Roman Peskov
    Set Designer: Sergei Grachev
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Alexei Repnikov

    Classical Ballet 
     
    27 February 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    The St.Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor - Sergei Stadler. Soloists: Andrei Dogadin viola. To the 50th anniversary of the musician. Ints Dalderis clarinet (Latvia). Bruch. Wagner.
    Composer: Max Christian Friedrich Bruch
    Composer: Richard Wagner
    Viola soloist: Andrei Dogadin
    Soloist: Ints Dalderis
    Violin soloist: Sergei Stadler (Violin)
    Orchestra: The St.Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra

    Concert 
     
    27 February 2011
    Sunday
    13:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    27 February 2011
    Sunday
    17:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    28 February 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Evening of one act ballets: Petrouchka. Presentiment of Spring
    Composer: Anatoly Lyadov
    Costume Designer: Tatiana Noginova
    Video Artist: Yuri Davydov
    Choreography: Yuri Smekalov
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Dancer: Irina Golub
    Dancer: Sofia Gumerova
    Dancer: Ilya Kuznetsov
    Dancer: Alexander Sergeyev
    Conductor: Mikhail Tatarnikov
    Dancer: Yuri Smekalov
    Conductor: Vasily Kang

    Classical Ballet 
    VII Festival Maslenitsa (Shrovetide) 2011 
    28 February 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Igor Stravinsky "Le Rossignol" (opera in three acts)
    Stage Director: Alexander Petrov
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Choreography: Michel Fokine
    Musical Preparation: Natalia Mordashova
    Costume Designer: Vladimir Firer
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Mikhail Agrest
    Soprano: Olga Trifonova
    Tenor: Alexander Timchenko

    Opera 
    VII Festival Maslenitsa (Shrovetide) 2011 
    28 February 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Swan Lake" (Fantasy ballet in three acts and four scenes)
    Choreography: Konstantin Sergeyev
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Artistic Director: Stanislav Gorkovenko
    Libretto: Vasily Geltzer
    Libretto: Vladimir Begichev
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    28 February 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    Andreyev Folk Russian Orchestra. Artistic director and conductor - Dmitry Khokhlov. Tchaikovsky. "The Snow Maiden"
    Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
    Orchestra: Andreyev Folk Russian Orchestra
    Conductor: Dmitry Khokhlov

    Concert 
     
    01 March 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov "The Snow Maiden" (springtime tale in a prologue and four acts)
    Composer: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
    Stage Director: Alexander Galibin
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Set Designer: George Tsypin
    Lighting Designer: Gleb Filshtinsky
    Musical Preparation: Larisa Gergieva
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Costume Designer: Tatiana Noginova
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Agrest
    Baritone: Vladimir Moroz
    Mezzo soprano: Natalia Evstafieva
    Tenor: Daniil Shtoda
    Soprano: Yekaterina Soloveva
    Bass-baritone: Edward Tsanga
    Soprano: Anastasia Kalagina

    Opera 
    VII Festival Maslenitsa (Shrovetide) 2011 
    01 March 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Sergei Prokofiev "Romeo and Juliet" (Ballet in 3 Acts)
    Costume Designer: Galina Solovieva
    Production: Oleg Vinogradov
    Set Designer: Semyon Pastukh
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    02 March 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Evening of one act ballets: Petrouchka. Presentiment of Spring
    Composer: Anatoly Lyadov
    Costume Designer: Tatiana Noginova
    Video Artist: Yuri Davydov
    Choreography: Yuri Smekalov
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Tatarnikov
    Conductor: Vasily Kang

    Classical Ballet 
    VII Festival Maslenitsa (Shrovetide) 2011 
    02 March 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Sergei Prokofiev "Romeo and Juliet" (Ballet in 3 Acts)
    Costume Designer: Galina Solovieva
    Production: Oleg Vinogradov
    Set Designer: Semyon Pastukh
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    02 March 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    St. Petersburg Small Philharmonic "Engelgardt" Hall (established 1828)
    State Russian Concert Orchestra of Saint Petersburg. Artistic director and chief conductor - Vladimir Popov. Soloist - Larisa Yudina soprano
    Soprano: Larisa Yudina
    Orchestra: State Russian Concert Orchestra of Saint Petersburg
    Artistic Director: Vladimir Popov
    Conductor: Vladimir Popov

    Concert 
     
    ! PREMIERE !
    03 March 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    ! PREMIERE ! "L`elisir d`amore" (melodramma giocoso in two acts)
    Stage Director: Alexander Petrov
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Stage Director: Andrei Petrov
    Stage Director: Ilya Ustyantsev
    Musical Preparation: Irina Soboleva
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Musical Director: Pavel Bubelnikov
    Costume Designer: Vladimir Firer
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Baritone: Viktor Korotich
    Tenor: Stanislav Leontiev
    Bass-baritone: Andrei Serov
    Conductor: Luciano Di Martino

    Opera 
    VII Festival Maslenitsa (Shrovetide) 2011 
    ! PREMIERE !
    03 March 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    ! PREMIERE ! Giuseppe Verdi "Un ballo in maschera (A Masked Ball)"
    Chorus Master: Alexey Dmitriyev
    Costume Designer: Alla Marusina
    Stage Director: Andrejs Zagars
    Designer: Andris Freibergs
    Choreography: Elita Bukovska
    Lighting Designer: Kevin W. Jones
    Costume Designer: Kristine Pasternaka
    Musical Director: Peter Feranec
    Chorus Master: Sergey Tsyplenkov
    Principal Chorus Master: Vladimir Stolpovskikh
    Director: Yulia Prokhorova
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Opera 
     
    03 March 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    St. Petersburg Small Philharmonic "Engelgardt" Hall (established 1828)
    "From Romanticism to Expressionism". Alexander Richter violin, Alexei Koptev viola, Natalia Baikova cello, Alisa Bratslavskaya piano, Nikita Novoselsky violin, Igor Yeliseyev double bass. Schumann. Mahler. Schoenberg.
    Composer: Arnold Schoenberg
    Composer: Gustav Mahler
    Composer: Robert Schumann
    Violin soloist: Alexander Richter
    Piano: Alisa Bratslavskaya
    Soloist: Igor Yeliseyev
    Cello: Natalia Baikova
    Violin soloist: Nikita Novoselsky

    Concert 
     
    03 March 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    03 March 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    04 March 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Sergei Prokofiev "Cinderella" (ballet in three acts)
    Choreography: Alexei Ratmansky
    Costume Designer: Elena Markovskaya
    Lighting Designer: Gleb Filshtinsky
    Set Designer: Ilya Utkin
    Libretto: Nikolai Volkov
    Set Designer: Yeveny Monakhov
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Agrest
    Dancer: Yevgenia Obraztsova
    Dancer: Irma Nioradze
    Dancer: Alexander Sergeyev
    Dancer: Tatiana Tkachenko
    Dancer: Elena Yevseyeva

    Classical Ballet 
    VII Festival Maslenitsa (Shrovetide) 2011 
    04 March 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Stars of the Stars Vasily Gerello Recital
    Piano: Marina Mishuk
    Baritone: Vasily Gerello
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Piano: Marina Mishuk

    Concert 
    VII Festival Maslenitsa (Shrovetide) 2011 
    04 March 2011
    Friday
    20:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    Lenten Concerts - 2011. Bolschoi Don Kоzaken (Austria). Artistic director and conductor - Peter Khudyakov. Orthodox prayers and traditional song in arr.by Sergei Zharov
    Concert 
     
    04 March 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    05 March 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov "The Tale of Tsar Saltan, of His Son the Renowned and of the Beautiful Swan-Princess" (opera in a prologue and four acts)
    Stage Director: Alexander Petrov
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Stage Director: Andrei Petrov
    Musical Preparation: Larisa Gergieva
    Piano: Larisa Gergieva
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Set Designer: Vladimir Firer
    Costume Designer: Vladimir Firer
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Tenor: Daniil Shtoda
    Bass: Alexei Tanovitski
    Soprano: Oksana Shilova
    Mezzo soprano: Varvara Solovyova

    Opera 
    VII Festival Maslenitsa (Shrovetide) 2011 
    05 March 2011
    Saturday
    13:00

    afternoon
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    "Le Corsaire" (ballet in two acts)
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Choreography: Pyotr Gusev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    05 March 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Eugene Onegin" (Opera in 3 Acts)
    Principal Chorus Master: Alexandr Chernov
    Costume Designer: Galina Soloviova
    Set Designer: Semyon Pastukh
    Production: Stanislav Gaudassinsky
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Opera 
     
    05 March 2011
    Saturday
    12:00

    afternoon
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart "Die Zauberflote" (Magic Flute) (opera in concert)
    Stage Director: Alain Maratrat
    Production: Alain Maratrat
    Libretto: Emanuel Schikaneder
    Musical Preparation: Larisa Gergieva
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Costume Designer: Mireille Dessingy
    Principal Chorus Master: Pavel Petrenko
    Set Designer: Pierre Alain Bertola
    Set Designer: Pierre-Alain Bertola
    Lighting Designer: Yevgeny Ganzburg
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Tenor: Andrei Ilyushnikov
    Soprano: Lyudmila Dudinova
    Soprano: Larisa Yudina
    Conductor: Mikhail Tatarnikov
    Bass: Mikhail Kolelishvili
    Soprano: Eleonora Vindau

    Opera 
    VII Festival Maslenitsa (Shrovetide) 2011 
    05 March 2011
    Saturday
    20:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Conducted by Maestro Gergiev Glinka. Kamarinskaya. Shchedrin. Anna Karenina. Tchaikovsky. Symphony No 4
    Composer: Mikhail Glinka
    Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
    Composer: Rodion Shchedrin
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Maestro Valery Gergiev

    Concert 
    VII Festival Maslenitsa (Shrovetide) 2011 
    05 March 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    Haydn. Shperger. Mozart. Performed by St.Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra and Artem Chirkov. Conductor - Leo Kraemer
    Soloist: Artem Chirkov
    Conductor: Leo Kraemer

    Concert 
     
    05 March 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    06 March 2011
    Sunday
    14:00

    afternoon
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Peter Tchaikovsky "The Nutcracker" (ballet in two acts)
    Designer: Andrei Voitenko
    Choreography: Leonid Yakobson
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Libretto: Marius Petipa
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: The Saint-Petersburg State Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Agrest
    Dancer: Anton Korsakov
    Dancer: Tatiana Tkachenko
    Dancer: Elena Yevseyeva

    Classical Ballet 
    VII Festival Maslenitsa (Shrovetide) 2011 
    06 March 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Peter Tchaikovsky "The Nutcracker" (ballet in two acts)
    Designer: Andrei Voitenko
    Choreography: Leonid Yakobson
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Libretto: Marius Petipa
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: The Saint-Petersburg State Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Agrest
    Dancer: Irina Golub
    Dancer: Maxim Zyuzin
    Dancer: Alexandra Iosifidi

    Classical Ballet 
    VII Festival Maslenitsa (Shrovetide) 2011 
    06 March 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Floria Tosca (Opera in 3 acts) Giacomo Puccini
    Chorus Master: Alexey Dmitriyev
    Costume Designer: Alla Marusina
    Lighting Designer: Mikhail Mekler
    Chorus Master: Sergey Tsyplenkov
    Production: Stanislav Gaudassinsky
    Artistic Director: Vladimir Stolpovskikh
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Opera 
     
    06 March 2011
    Sunday
    12:00

    afternoon
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    In the world of ancient myths and legends
    Composer: Richard Wagner
    Lighting Designer: Roman Peskov
    Costume Designer: Tatiana Noginova
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Gavriel Heine

    Concert 
    VII Festival Maslenitsa (Shrovetide) 2011 
    06 March 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Swan Lake" (Fantasy ballet in three acts and four scenes)
    Choreography: Konstantin Sergeyev
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Artistic Director: Stanislav Gorkovenko
    Libretto: Vasily Geltzer
    Libretto: Vladimir Begichev
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    06 March 2011
    Sunday
    15:00

    afternoon
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor - Vladimir Altschuler. Soprano - Maria Lyud`ko. Debussy. Mussorgsky. Grieg. Haydn.
    Composer: Claude Debussy
    Composer: Edward Grieg
    Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn
    Composer: Modest Mussorgsky
    Orchestra: The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra
    Conductor: Vladimir Altschuler

    Concert 
     
    06 March 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    Saint-Petersburg Gubernatorial Orchestra. Artistic director and conductor - Stanislav Gorkovenko. Soloist - Olesya Petrova mezzo-soprano. Tchaikovsky. Dunaevsky. Gavrilin
    Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
    Composer: Valery Gavrilin
    Mezzo soprano: Olesya Petrova
    Conductor: Stanislav Gorkovenko

    Concert 
     
    06 March 2011
    Sunday
    17:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    07 March 2011
    Monday
    14:00

    afternoon
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov "Sadko" (opera-bylina in seven scenes)
    Stage Director: Alexei Stepanyuk
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Musical Preparation: Irina Soboleva
    Costume Designer: Konstantin Korovin
    Choreography: Oleg Ignatiev
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Agrest
    Baritone: Alexander Gergalov
    Bass: Sergei Alexashkin
    Tenor: Andrei Ilyushnikov
    Mezzo soprano: Lyubov Sokolova
    Bass: Mikhail Kit
    Soprano: Irma Gigolaty
    Bass: Fyodor Kuznetsov
    Tenor: Mikhail Makarov

    Opera 
     
    07 March 2011
    Monday
    12:00

    afternoon
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Getting to Know the Ballet
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    ! PREMIERE !
    07 March 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    ! PREMIERE ! Laurencia (Ballet in two acts based on Lope de Vega`s Fuente)
    Lighting Designer: Mikhail Mekler
    Production: Mikhail Messerer
    Revival Designer: Oleg Molchanov
    Costume Designer: Vadim Ryndin
    Choreography: Vakhtang Chabukiani
    Musical Director: Valery Ovsyanikov
    Revival Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    07 March 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Alina Ibragimova Recital (violin)
    Violin soloist: Alina Ibragimova
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera

    Concert 
     
    07 March 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "The Sleeping Beauty"
    Libretto: Ivan Vsevolozhsky
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Libretto: Marius Petipa
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    07 March 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    "Only Mozart..." The State Chamber Orchestra "Moscow Virtuosos". Artistic director and conductor - Maestro Vladimir Spivakov. Moscow State Chamber Choir. Artistic director - Vladimir Minin. Soloist - Konstantin Shamray piano.
    Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Piano: Konstantin Shamray
    Conductor: Maestro Vladimir Spivakov
    Orchestra: Moscow State Chamber Choir
    Orchestra: The State Chamber Orchestra "Moscow Virtuosos"
    Artistic Director: Vladimir Minin

    Concert 
     
    08 March 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Georges Bizet "Carmen" (opera in four acts)
    Stage Director: Alexei Stepanyuk
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Principal Chorus Master: Dmitry Ralko
    Choreography: Galina Kaloshina
    Lighting Designer: Gleb Filshtinsky
    Set Designer: Igor Grinevich
    Musical Preparation: Irina Soboleva
    Lighting Designer: Kamil Kutyev
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Costume Designer: Tatiana Mashkova
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Sinkevich
    Tenor: Maxim Aksenov
    Mezzo soprano: Natalia Evstafieva
    Soprano: Viktoria Yastrebova
    Bass: Vadim Kravets

    Opera 
     
    08 March 2011
    Tuesday
    13:00

    afternoon
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Cinderella (Opera in 2 Acts)
    Principal Chorus Master: Alexandr Chernov
    Chorus Master: Alexey Dmitriyev
    Costume Designer: Alla Marusina
    Lighting Designer: Mikhail Mekler
    Production: Olga Mukhortova
    Chorus Master: Sergey Tsyplenkov
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Opera 
     
    ! PREMIERE !
    08 March 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    ! PREMIERE ! Laurencia (Ballet in two acts based on Lope de Vega`s Fuente)
    Lighting Designer: Mikhail Mekler
    Production: Mikhail Messerer
    Revival Designer: Oleg Molchanov
    Costume Designer: Vadim Ryndin
    Choreography: Vakhtang Chabukiani
    Musical Director: Valery Ovsyanikov
    Revival Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    ! PREMIERE !
    08 March 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Conducted by Maestro Gergiev ! PREMIERE ! Richard Strauss "Ariadne auf Naxos" (one act opera with prologue)
    Composer: Richard Strauss
    Conductor: Christian Knapp
    Musical Preparation: Larisa Gergieva
    Conductor: Leonid Korchmar
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Choreography: Yuri Smekalov
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Maestro Valery Gergiev

    Opera 
     
    08 March 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Ballet Gala - best dances from different Ballets, performed by the Hermitage Ballet Stars
    Composer: Adolphe Adam
    Composer: Frederic Chopin
    Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
    Choreography: Maestro Yuri Grigorovich
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Choreography: Michel Fokine
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    08 March 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    St. Petersburg Small Philharmonic "Engelgardt" Hall (established 1828)
    FESTIVE CONCERT. "Everything Will Be All Right!". Remolin Ensemble. Vivaldi, Dunayevsky, Dinicu, Monti, Gagliano, Fossen, Otero, Piazzolla
    Composer: Antonio Vivaldi
    Composer: Astor Piazzolla

    Concert 
     
    09 March 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Sergei Prokofiev "Romeo and Juliet" (ballet in three acts (thirteen scenes))
    Composer: Sergei Prokofiev
    Choreography: Leonid Lavrovsky
    Set Designer: Pyotr Williams
    Stage Director: Sergey Radlov
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Agrest
    Dancer: Olesia Novikova
    Dancer: Igor Kolb
    Dancer: Ilya Kuznetsov
    Dancer: Alexander Sergeyev

    Classical Ballet 
     
    09 March 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Sviridov. Selected works for chorus
    Composer: Georgy Sviridov
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Andrei Petrenko

    Concert 
     
    09 March 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    St. Petersburg Small Philharmonic "Engelgardt" Hall (established 1828)
    JUBILEE EVENING. Natalia Sokolova violin, Elena Dyakova piano, In concert participate: Ilya Kozlov violin, Alexei Bogorad viola, Sergei Chernyadyev cello. Brahms. Franck.
    Composer: Cesar Franck
    Composer: Johannes Brahms
    Piano: Elena Dyakova
    Viola soloist: Ilya Kozlov
    Violin soloist: Natalia Sokolova
    Cello: Sergei Chernyadyev

    Concert 
     
    10 March 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Giuseppe Verdi "Rigoletto" (melodramma in three acts)
    Composer: Francesco Maria Piave
    Composer: Giuseppe Verdi
    Choreography: Alexandra Tikhomirova
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Lighting Designer: Claudio Coloretti
    Lighting Designer: Damir Ismagilov
    Musical Director: Gianandrea Noseda
    Costume Designer: Giovanna Avanzi
    Director: Irkin Gabitov
    Musical Preparation: Natalia Mordashova
    Production design: Sergei Grachev
    Set Designer: Tiziano Santi
    Stage Director: Walter Le Moli
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Pavel Bubelnikov
    Baritone: Viktor Chernomortsev
    Bass: Alexei Tanovitski
    Tenor: Sergei Semishkur
    Baritone: Alexander Nikitin
    Mezzo soprano: Anna Kiknadze

    Opera 
     
    ! PREMIERE !
    10 March 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Conducted by Maestro Gergiev ! PREMIERE ! Richard Strauss "Ariadne auf Naxos" (one act opera with prologue)
    Composer: Richard Strauss
    Conductor: Christian Knapp
    Musical Preparation: Larisa Gergieva
    Conductor: Leonid Korchmar
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Choreography: Yuri Smekalov
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Maestro Valery Gergiev

    Opera 
     
    10 March 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    Chamber Music Evening. Sergei Stadler (Violin). Yulia Stadler piano. Weber. Schubert. Liszt. Grieg.
    Composer: Carl Maria Fon Weber
    Composer: Edward Grieg
    Composer: Ferencz Liszt
    Composer: Franz Schubert
    Violin soloist: Sergei Stadler (Violin)
    Piano: Yulia Stadler

    Concert 
     
    10 March 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    10 March 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    11 March 2011
    Friday
    18:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Modest Musorgsky "Khovanshchina" (folk musical drama in five acts, six scenes).
    Composer: Modest Mussorgsky
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Choreography: Dmitry Korneyev
    Set Designer: Fyodor Fyodorovsky
    Stage Director: Leonid Baratov
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Musical Preparation: Marina Mishuk
    Costume Designer: Tatiana Noginova
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Set Revival Director: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Set Designer: Yuri Alexandrov
    Revival Stage Director: Yuri Laptev
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Alexander Polyanichko
    Mezzo soprano: Larisa Diadkova
    Baritone: Nikolai Putilin
    Bass: Alexei Tanovitski
    Tenor: Viktor Lutsyuk
    Tenor: Alexei Steblianko
    Bass: Mikhail Kit

    Opera 
     
    ! PREMIERE !
    11 March 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    ! PREMIERE ! "La Juive (The Jewess)" grand opera in five acts
    Composer: Fromental Halevy
    Musical Director: Peter Feranec
    Principal Chorus Master: Vladimir Stolpovskikh
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera
    Soprano: Natalia Mironova
    Baritone: Alexander Kuznetsov
    Soprano: Tatiana Ryaguzova
    Actor: Harry Peeters
    Tenor: Gian Luca Pasolini

    Opera 
     
    11 March 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Giuseppe Verdi "Rigoletto" (Opera in three acts)
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Opera 
     
    11 March 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    "Yuri Temirkanov and His Orchestra". The St.Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor - Nikolai Alexeev. Soloist - Sergei Dogadin. Barber. Korngold. Rimsky-Korsakov.
    Composer: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
    Conductor: Nikolai Alexeev
    Violin soloist: Sergei Dogadin

    Concert 
     
    11 March 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    12 March 2011
    Saturday
    15:00

    afternoon
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Carl Orff "Carmina Burana"
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Principal Chorus Master: Dmitry Ralko
    Musical Preparation: Marina Mishuk
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Baritone: Vladimir Moroz
    Soprano: Anastasia Kalagina
    Conductor: Andrei Petrenko
    Tenor: Artyom Melikhov
    Piano: Marina Mishuk

    Concert 
     
    12 March 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Anna Karenina (ballet in two acts after the novel by Lev Tolstoy)
    Choreography: Alexei Ratmansky
    Artistic Director: Alexei Ratmansky
    Lighting Designer: Jorn Melin
    Designer: Mikael Melbye
    Cinematographer: Wendall Harrington
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Pavel Bubelnikov
    Dancer: Yevgenia Obraztsova
    Dancer: Xenia Ostreikovskaya
    Dancer: Sofia Gumerova
    Dancer: Diana Vishneva
    Conductor: Alexei Repnikov
    Dancer: Islom Baimuradov
    Dancer: Philipp Stepin
    Dancer: Konstantin Zverev
    Dancer: Dmitry Pykhachov

    Classical Ballet 
     
    12 March 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart "Le Nozze di Figaro" ("The Marriage of Figaro") opera in concert
    Stage Director: Alexander Petrov
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Stage Director: Andrei Petrov
    Principal Chorus Master: Dmitry Ralko
    Conductor: Dmitry Ralko
    Set Designer: Elena Orlova
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Musical Preparation: Marina Mishuk
    Principal Chorus Master: Pavel Teplov
    Lighting Designer: Yevgeny Ganzburg
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Bass-baritone: Edward Tsanga
    Bass: Vadim Kravets
    Conductor: Gavriel Heine
    Soprano: Karina Chepurnova
    Mezzo soprano: Elena Tsvetkova
    Soprano: Yulia Savrasova

    Opera 
     
    12 March 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    "Soloists Conducting". The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor and soloist - Maxim Fedotov. Vivaldi. Rossini, Verdi.
    Composer: Antonio Vivaldi
    Composer: Gioacchino Rossini
    Composer: Giuseppe Verdi
    Violin soloist: Maxim Fedotov
    Orchestra: The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra

    Concert 
     
    12 March 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    13 March 2011
    Sunday
    11:30

    morning
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Mikhail Glinka "Ruslan and Lyudmila" (magical opera in five acts)
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Musical Preparation: Irina Soboleva
    Director: Irkin Gabitov
    Costume Designer: Konstantin Korovin
    Stage Director: Lotfi Mansouri
    Choreography: Michel Fokine
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Sinkevich
    Tenor: Yuri Marusin
    Mezzo soprano: Zlata Bulycheva
    Bass: Alexei Tanovitski
    Soprano: Lyudmila Dudinova
    Bass: Vadim Kravets
    Tenor: Alexei Steblianko
    Soprano: Yekaterina Shimanovich

    Opera 
     
    13 March 2011
    Sunday
    12:00

    afternoon
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    The Orchestra Comes on Stage
    Stage Director: Alexander Maskalin
    Lighting Designer: Roman Peskov
    Production design: Sergei Grachev
    Set Designer: Sergei Grachev
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Gavriel Heine

    Concert 
     
    13 March 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    Piano Recital. Vladimir Mischouk. Liszt
    Composer: Ferencz Liszt
    Piano: Vladimir Mischouk

    Concert 
     
    13 March 2011
    Sunday
    17:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    14 March 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Conducted by Maestro Gergiev Verdi`s Requiem
    Composer: Giuseppe Verdi
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Stage Director: Daniele Finzi Pasca
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Maestro Valery Gergiev

    Concert 
     
    14 March 2011
    Monday
    20:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    XX International Festival of Arts. "From The Avant-Garde To The Present Day". Conductor - Mikhail Golikov
    Composer: Dmitry Shostakovich
    Composer: Rodion Shchedrin
    Piano: Andrei Diev
    Conductor: Mikhail Golikov

    Concert 
     
    ! PREMIERE !
    15 March 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    ! PREMIERE ! Ballet Evening: Triple Bill by Nacho Duato - Without Words. Nunc Dimittis. Duende
    Composer: Claude Debussy
    Composer: Franz Schubert
    Choreography: Nacho Duato
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Modern Ballet 
     
    15 March 2011
    Tuesday
    20:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Musorgsky
    Composer: Modest Mussorgsky
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Tugan Sokhiev

    Concert 
     
    15 March 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    Organ music. Giampaolo Di Rosa (Italy). Bach.
    Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
    Organist: Giampaolo Di Rosa

    Concert 
     
    ! PREMIERE !
    16 March 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    ! PREMIERE ! Ballet Evening: Triple Bill by Nacho Duato - Without Words. Nunc Dimittis. Duende
    Composer: Claude Debussy
    Composer: Franz Schubert
    Choreography: Nacho Duato
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Modern Ballet 
     
    16 March 2011
    Wednesday
    20:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Conducted by Maestro Gergiev. Glinka. Overture from the opera A Life for the Tsar. Shchedrin. Round Dances. Tchaikovsky. Symphony No 5
    Composer: Mikhail Glinka
    Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
    Composer: Rodion Shchedrin
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Maestro Valery Gergiev

    Concert 
     
    16 March 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    Conducted by Maestro Temirkanov "First Russian Symphony Orchestra". The St.Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor - Maestro Yuri Temirkanov. Soloist - Alexander Knyazev. Shostakovich. Dvorak.
    Composer: Antonin Dvorak
    Composer: Dmitry Shostakovich
    Cello: Alexander Knyazev
    Conductor: Maestro Yuri Temirkanov

    Concert 
     
    16 March 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    17 March 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Conducted by Maestro Gergiev Alban Berg. Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Composer: Alban Berg
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Maestro Valery Gergiev

    Concert 
     
    17 March 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor - Dorian Wilson (USA). Soloist - Natalia Trull. Rakhmaninov. Prokofiev. Tchaikovsky.
    Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
    Composer: Sergei Prokofiev
    Composer: Sergey Rachmaninov
    Conductor: Dorian Wilson
    Piano: Natalia Trull
    Orchestra: The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra

    Concert 
     
    ! PREMIERE !
    18 March 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Conducted by Maestro Gergiev ! PREMIERE ! "Dead Souls" Rodion Shchedrin (operatic scenes in three acts) Performed in concert
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Lighting Designer: Damir Ismagilov
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Costume Designer: Maria Danilova
    Musical Preparation: Natalia Mordashova
    Production: Vasily Barkhatov
    Set Designer: Zinovy Margolin
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Tenor: Dmitry Voropaev
    Baritone: Vladislav Sulimsky
    Mezzo soprano: Elena Vitman
    Soprano: Karina Chepurnova
    Tenor: Mikhail Makarov
    Tenor: Artyom Melikhov

    Opera 
     
    18 March 2011
    Friday
    20:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    Moscow State Symphony Orchestra. Music director and chief conductor - Pavel Kogan. Soloist - Stanislav Yudenich. His Em.ILARION. Rakhmaninov. Mussorgsky.
    Composer: Modest Mussorgsky
    Composer: Sergey Rachmaninov
    Orchestra: Moscow State Symphony Orchestra
    Conductor: Pavel Kogan
    Piano: Stanislav Ioudenitch

    Concert 
     
    19 March 2011
    Saturday
    12:00

    afternoon
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    "The Marriage" opera by Modest Mussorgsky. "Opera about quarrel of Ivan Ivanovich and Ivan Nikiforovich"
    Composer: Modest Mussorgsky
    Stage Director: Alexander Maskalin
    Musical Preparation: Larisa Gergieva
    Production design: Sergei Grachev
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Agrest

    Opera 
     
    19 March 2011
    Saturday
    12:00

    afternoon
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Stars of the Stars "The Marriage" opera by Modest Mussorgsky. "Opera about quarrel of Ivan Ivanovich and Ivan Nikiforovich"
    Composer: Modest Mussorgsky
    Stage Director: Alexander Maskalin
    Musical Preparation: Larisa Gergieva
    Production design: Sergei Grachev
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Mikhail Agrest
    Tenor: Sergei Semishkur
    Bass: Yuri Vorobiev
    Mezzo soprano: Anna Kiknadze
    Bass-baritone: Andrei Serov
    Tenor: Dmitry Koleushko

    Opera 
     
    19 March 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Giselle (Fantasy ballet in two acts)
    Artistic Director: Stanislav Gorkovenko
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    19 March 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    "Passion to Rimanticism". Moscow State Symphony Orchestra. Music director and chief conductor - Pavel Kogan. Dvorak. Brahms.
    Composer: Antonin Dvorak
    Composer: Johannes Brahms
    Orchestra: Moscow State Symphony Orchestra
    Conductor: Pavel Kogan

    Concert 
     
    19 March 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    19 March 2011
    Saturday
    15:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    19 March 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    20 March 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Anna Karenina (ballet in two acts after the novel by Lev Tolstoy)
    Choreography: Alexei Ratmansky
    Artistic Director: Alexei Ratmansky
    Lighting Designer: Jorn Melin
    Designer: Mikael Melbye
    Cinematographer: Wendall Harrington
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Dancer: Yevgenia Obraztsova
    Dancer: Xenia Ostreikovskaya
    Dancer: Sofia Gumerova
    Dancer: Diana Vishneva
    Dancer: Islom Baimuradov
    Dancer: Philipp Stepin
    Dancer: Konstantin Zverev
    Dancer: Dmitry Pykhachov

    Classical Ballet 
     
    20 March 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Volfgang Amadeus Mozart. Grand Mass in C Minor. Conductior - Pavel Petrenko
    Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Pavel Petrenko

    Concert 
     
    20 March 2011
    Sunday
    19:30

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Giselle (Fantasy ballet in two acts)
    Artistic Director: Stanislav Gorkovenko
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    20 March 2011
    Sunday
    20:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    LENTEN CONCERTS - 2011. SERBIAN BYZANTINE CHOIR MOISEY PETROVICH. Artistic director and conductor - Nikola Popmihajlov. Serbian and byzantine medieval chants
    Concert 
     
    20 March 2011
    Sunday
    13:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    20 March 2011
    Sunday
    17:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    21 March 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    22 March 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Spartacus (ballet in 3 acts)
    Lighting Designer: Alexander Naumov
    Revival Designer: Batozhan Dashitsyrenov
    Choreography: Leonid Yakobson
    Production design: Sergei Grachev
    Designer: Valentina Khodasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Dancer: Viktoria Tereshkina
    Dancer: Yekaterina Kondaurova
    Dancer: Danila Korsuntsev
    Dancer: Vladimir Ponomarev
    Conductor: Karen Durgarian
    Dancer: Yuri Smekalov

    Classical Ballet 
     
    22 March 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Stars of the Stars Russian Seasons of the XXI century. One-act ballets: Tamar. Bolero. L`apres-midi d`un faune
    Composer: Claude Debussy
    Composer: Maurice Ravel
    Choreography: Vaslav Nijinsky
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera
    Dancer: Irma Nioradze
    Dancer: Nikolai Tsiskaridze
    Dancer: Ilze Liepa

    Classical Ballet 
     
    22 March 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Stars of the Stars Cesar Franck. Six Pieces pour le grand orgue. Performed by Guy Bovet (Switzerland)
    Composer: Cesar Franck
    Organist: Guy Bovet
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Organist: Guy Bovet

    Concert 
     
    22 March 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Ballet Gala - best dances from different Ballets, performed by the Hermitage Ballet Stars
    Composer: Adolphe Adam
    Composer: Frederic Chopin
    Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
    Choreography: Maestro Yuri Grigorovich
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Choreography: Michel Fokine
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    22 March 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    Chamber Ensemble "Moscow Soloists" (GRAMMY WINNER 2007 "Best Small Ensemble Performance - Best Ensemble"). Conductor and soloist - Maestro Yuri Bashmet (GRAMMY WINNER 2007 "Best Small Ensemble Performance - Best Conductor")
    Orchestra: Chamber Ensemble "Moscow Soloists" (GRAMMY WINNER 2007 "Best Small Ensemble Performance - Best Ensemble")
    Conductor: Maestro Yuri Bashmet (Grammy Award Winner 2008 with the orchestra "Soloists of Moscow" for the execution of works by Stravinsky and Prokofiev in the category "Best performance by small ensembles")

    Concert 
     
    23 March 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov "Sadko" (opera-bylina in seven scenes)
    Stage Director: Alexei Stepanyuk
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Musical Preparation: Irina Soboleva
    Costume Designer: Konstantin Korovin
    Choreography: Oleg Ignatiev
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Baritone: Vladimir Moroz
    Mezzo soprano: Nadezhda Serdyuk
    Tenor: Daniil Shtoda
    Mezzo soprano: Nadezhda Vassilieva
    Bass: Gennady Bezzubenkov
    Conductor: Mikhail Tatarnikov
    Soprano: Gelena Gaskarova
    Bass: Ilya Bannik
    Bass: Vladimir Felyauer

    Opera 
     
    23 March 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Stars of the Stars Russian Seasons of the XXI century. One-act ballets: Tamar. Bolero. L`apres-midi d`un faune
    Composer: Claude Debussy
    Composer: Maurice Ravel
    Choreography: Vaslav Nijinsky
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera
    Dancer: Irma Nioradze
    Dancer: Nikolai Tsiskaridze
    Dancer: Ilze Liepa

    Classical Ballet 
     
    23 March 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    The St Petersburg House of Music present: Francois Dumont (piano), Sergei Dogadin (violin)
    Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
    Piano: Francois Dumont
    Violin soloist: Sergei Dogadin
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Sergei Roldugin

    Concert 
     
    23 March 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    Andreyev Folk Russian Orchestra. Artistic director and conductor - Dmitry Khokhlov
    Orchestra: Andreyev Folk Russian Orchestra
    Conductor: Dmitry Khokhlov

    Concert 
     
    23 March 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    23 March 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    24 March 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Evening of one-act Ballets: "Serenade. In the Night. Theme and Variations"
    Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
    Composer: Sergei Prokofiev
    Choreography: George Balanchine
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Mikhail Agrest
    Dancer: Irina Golub
    Dancer: Yevgeny Ivanchenko
    Dancer: Xenia Ostreikovskaya
    Dancer: Alina Somova
    Dancer: Viktoria Tereshkina
    Dancer: Yekaterina Kondaurova
    Dancer: Vladimir Shklyarov
    Dancer: Danila Korsuntsev
    Dancer: Konstantin Zverev
    Dancer: Denis Matvienko
    Dancer: Anastasia Matvienko

    Classical Ballet 
     
    24 March 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Ludwig Minkus "Don Quixote" (Ballet in 3 acts)
    Choreography: Alexander Gorsky
    Lighting Designer: Alexander Kibitkin
    Costume Designer: Alla Marusina
    Choreography: Igor Belsky
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Staging: Mikhail Messerer
    Choreography: Nina Anisimova
    Musical Director: Pavel Bubelnikov
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    24 March 2011
    Thursday
    20:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Glinka. Valse-Fantasie. Shchedrin. Canticle. Tchaikovsky. Symphony No 6
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Tugan Sokhiev

    Concert 
     
    24 March 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Ballet Gala - best dances from different Ballets, performed by the Hermitage Ballet Stars
    Composer: Adolphe Adam
    Composer: Frederic Chopin
    Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
    Choreography: Maestro Yuri Grigorovich
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Choreography: Michel Fokine
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    24 March 2011
    Thursday
    15:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    24 March 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    25 March 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Giacomo Puccini "Madama Butterfly" (japanese tragedy in three acts )
    Musical Preparation: Alla Brosterman
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Set Designer: Boris Kudlichka
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Costume Designer: Magdalena Tesławska
    Stage Director: Mariusz Treliсski
    Costume Designer: Paweł Grabarczyk
    Lighting Designer: Stanisław Zięba
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Pavel Bubelnikov
    Baritone: Alexander Gergalov
    Tenor: Sergei Semishkur
    Mezzo soprano: Elena Vitman
    Soprano: Elena Nebera

    Opera 
     
    25 March 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Iolanta" (Opera in 2 Acts)
    Principal Chorus Master: Alexandr Chernov
    Chorus Master: Alexey Dmitriyev
    Lighting Designer: Mikhail Mekler
    Production: Sergey Shepelev
    Chorus Master: Sergey Tsyplenkov
    Artistic Director: Vladimir Stolpovskikh
    Principal Chorus Master: Vladimir Stolpovskikh
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera
    Tenor: Fedor Ataskevich

    Opera 
     
    25 March 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Stars of the Stars Famous works and masterpieces of organ music. Performed by Oleg Kinyaev
    Composer: Camille Saint-Saens
    Composer: Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
    Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Organist: Oleg Kinyaev

    Concert 
     
    25 March 2011
    Friday
    19:30

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "The Sleeping Beauty"
    Libretto: Ivan Vsevolozhsky
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Libretto: Marius Petipa
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    25 March 2011
    Friday
    20:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    LENTEN CONCERTS - 2011. The Bulgarian Female Vocal Choir. "Le Mystere des Voix Bulgares". Artistic director - Dora Hristova
    Concert 
     
    25 March 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    25 March 2011
    Friday
    15:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    25 March 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    26 March 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Alexander Borodin "Prince Igor" (opera in three acts with a prologue)
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Musical Preparation: Irina Soboleva
    Director: Irkin Gabitov
    Revival Stage Director: Irkin Gabitov
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Choreography: Michel Fokine
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Revival Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Bass-baritone: Yevgeny Nikitin
    Soprano: Yekaterina Popova
    Bass: Sergei Alexashkin
    Conductor: Pavel Smelkov
    Bass: Vladimir Vaneyev
    Mezzo soprano: Anna Kiknadze

    Opera 
     
    26 March 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Spartacus (ballet in two acts)
    Composer: Aram Khachaturian
    Stage Director: George Kovtun
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera
    Dancer: Denis Morozov
    Dancer: Irina Perren
    Dancer: Andrey Kasyanenko
    Dancer: Andrey Masloboyev

    Classical Ballet 
     
    26 March 2011
    Saturday
    11:30

    morning
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart "Die Zauberflote" (Magic Flute) (opera in concert)
    Stage Director: Alain Maratrat
    Production: Alain Maratrat
    Libretto: Emanuel Schikaneder
    Musical Preparation: Larisa Gergieva
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Costume Designer: Mireille Dessingy
    Principal Chorus Master: Pavel Petrenko
    Set Designer: Pierre Alain Bertola
    Set Designer: Pierre-Alain Bertola
    Lighting Designer: Yevgeny Ganzburg
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Soprano: Lyudmila Dudinova
    Bass-baritone: Edward Tsanga
    Tenor: Alexander Timchenko
    Conductor: Mikhail Tatarnikov
    Soprano: Olga Pudova
    Bass-baritone: Andrei Serov

    Opera 
     
    26 March 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "Swan Lake" (Fantasy ballet in three acts and four scenes)
    Choreography: Konstantin Sergeyev
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Artistic Director: Stanislav Gorkovenko
    Libretto: Vasily Geltzer
    Libretto: Vladimir Begichev
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    26 March 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    BACH-ORCHESTRA (Germany)
    Concert 
     
    26 March 2011
    Saturday
    15:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    26 March 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    27 March 2011
    Sunday
    11:30

    morning
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Le Corsaire (ballet in three acts with a prologue and epilogue) Tickets available only at BalletAndOpera.com
    Composer: Cesare Pugni
    Composer: Leo Delibes
    Composer: Riccardo Drigo
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Set Designer: Mikhail Shishliannikov
    Choreography: Pyotr Gusev
    Set Designer: Teimuraz Murvanidze
    Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Principal Dancer: Ulyana Lopatkina
    Conductor: Valery Ovsyanikov
    Dancer: Yevgenia Obraztsova
    Dancer: Andrian Fadeyev
    Dancer: Andrei Yermakov

    Classical Ballet 
     
    27 March 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars. The Opera di Roma presents: Giuseppe Verdi "Nabucco" (opera in concert)
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Conductor: Maestro Riccardo Muti
    Baritone: Giovanni Meoni
    Tenor: Antonio Poli
    Bass: Dmitry Beloselskiy
    Soprano: Elisabete Matos
    Mezzo soprano: Ezgi Kutlu

    Opera 
     
    ! PREMIERE !
    27 March 2011
    Sunday
    12:00

    afternoon
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    ! PREMIERE ! Velikan (Opera in one act )
    Composer: Sergei Prokofiev
    Conductor: Mikhail Leontyev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Opera 
     
    27 March 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Spartacus (ballet in two acts)
    Composer: Aram Khachaturian
    Stage Director: George Kovtun
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    27 March 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Stars of the Stars Evening of one-act ballets: Carmen Suite. Presentiment of Spring
    Composer: Anatoly Lyadov
    Composer: Georges Bizet
    Composer: Rodion Shchedrin
    Choreography: Alberto Alonso
    Choreography: Yuri Smekalov
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Dancer: Igor Kolb
    Dancer: Ilya Kuznetsov
    Dancer: Daria Vasnetsova
    Conductor: Alexei Repnikov
    Dancer: Yuri Smekalov
    Dancer: Karen Ioannisyan

    Classical Ballet 
     
    27 March 2011
    Sunday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    "Gustav Mahler. Collected Works". To the 150th anniversary of the birthday. The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor - Alexander Titov. Olesya Petrova mezzo-soprano. Andrei Slavny baritone. Mahler. Mahler-Berio.
    Composer: Gustav Mahler
    Conductor: Alexander Titov
    Baritone: Andrei Slavny
    Mezzo soprano: Olesya Petrova
    Orchestra: The St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra

    Concert 
     
    27 March 2011
    Sunday
    13:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    27 March 2011
    Sunday
    17:00

    afternoon
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    28 March 2011
    Monday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    29 March 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Sergei Prokofiev "Betrothal in a Monastery" (lyrical comic opera in four acts, nine scenes)
    Composer: Sergei Prokofiev
    Lighting Designer: Anatoliy Kuznetsov
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Musical Preparation: Marina Mishuk
    Stage Director: Vladislav Pazi
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Mezzo soprano: Larisa Diadkova
    Baritone: Vladimir Moroz
    Tenor: Daniil Shtoda
    Tenor: Nikolai Gassiev
    Soprano: Anastasia Kalagina
    Bass: Yuri Vorobiev
    Mezzo soprano: Anna Kiknadze

    Opera 
     
    29 March 2011
    Tuesday
    19:30

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "The Sleeping Beauty"
    Libretto: Ivan Vsevolozhsky
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Libretto: Marius Petipa
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    29 March 2011
    Tuesday
    19:00

    evening
    St. Petersburg Small Philharmonic "Engelgardt" Hall (established 1828)
    CHAMBER MUSIC. Svyatoslav Moroz violin, Natalia Gutman cello, Dmitri Vinnik piano. Beethoven. Ravel. Schubert.
    Composer: Franz Schubert
    Composer: Ludwig Van Beethoven
    Composer: Maurice Ravel
    Piano: Dmitri Vinnik
    Cello: Natalia Gutman
    Violin soloist: Svyatoslav Moroz

    Concert 
     
    30 March 2011
    Wednesday
    18:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Les Troyens (epic opera duologue)
    Composer: Hector Berlioz
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Stage Director: Carlus Padrissa
    Costume Designer: Chu Uroz
    Cinematographer: Franc Aleu
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Musical Preparation: Natalia Mordashova
    Lighting Designer: Peter van Praet
    Set Designer: Roland Olbeter
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Baritone: Alexander Gergalov
    Mezzo soprano: Zlata Bulycheva
    Tenor: Sergei Semishkur
    Bass: Vadim Kravets
    Soprano: Larisa Gogolevskaya
    Bass: Yuri Vorobiev

    Opera 
     
    30 March 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    Giuseppe Verdi "La Traviata" (Opera in 2 acts)
    Principal Chorus Master: Alexandr Chernov
    Chorus Master: Alexey Dmitriyev
    Musical Director: Andrei Anikhanov
    Lighting Designer: Mikhail Mekler
    Chorus Master: Sergey Tsyplenkov
    Production: Stanislav Gaudassinsky
    Principal Chorus Master: Vladimir Stolpovskikh
    Artistic Director: Vladimir Stolpovskikh
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Opera 
     
    30 March 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Emerson Quartet
    Composer: Dmitry Shostakovich
    Composer: Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
    Composer: Ludwig Van Beethoven
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Orchestra: The Emerson String Quartet

    Concert 
     
    30 March 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Ballet Gala - best dances from different Ballets, performed by the Hermitage Ballet Stars
    Composer: Adolphe Adam
    Composer: Frederic Chopin
    Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
    Choreography: Maestro Yuri Grigorovich
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Choreography: Michel Fokine
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    30 March 2011
    Wednesday
    20:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    St. Petersburg IV Choir Festival. In the Year of Russia-Spain presents: ESCOLANIA DE MONTSERRAT, boy`s choir (Spain)
    Concert 
     
    30 March 2011
    Wednesday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    31 March 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart "Idomeneo, re di Creta" ("Idomeneo, King of Crete") opera in 3 acts
    Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Musical Preparation: Natalia Mordashova
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Mezzo soprano: Natalia Evstafieva
    Tenor: Dmitry Voropaev
    Conductor: Pavel Smelkov
    Soprano: Yekaterina Soloveva
    Soprano: Anastasia Kalagina
    Tenor: Mikhail Makarov

    Opera 
     
    ! PREMIERE !
    31 March 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    ! PREMIERE ! Ballet Evening: Triple Bill by Nacho Duato - Without Words. Nunc Dimittis. Duende
    Composer: Claude Debussy
    Composer: Franz Schubert
    Choreography: Nacho Duato
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Modern Ballet 
     
    31 March 2011
    Thursday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Conducted by Maestro Gergiev Mira Yevtich (piano) and Nicholas Angelich (piano)
    Composer: Johannes Brahms
    Composer: Rodion Shchedrin
    Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Conductor: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Piano: Mira Yevtich
    Piano: Nicholas Angelich

    Concert 
    I International Festival Contemporary Piano Faces 2011 
    31 March 2011
    Thursday
    20:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    LENTEN CONCERTS - 2011. Byzantine Choir of Greece. Artistic director - Lycourgos Angelopoulos
    Concert 
     
    01 April 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart "Le Nozze di Figaro" ("The Marriage of Figaro") opera buffa in four acts
    Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
    Choreography: Gali Abaidulov
    Musical Preparation: Larisa Larionova
    Musical Director: Maestro Valery Gergiev
    Principal Chorus Master: Pavel Teplov
    Lighting Designer: Sergei Martinov
    Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Stage Director: Yuri Alexandrov
    Set Designer: Yuri Alexandrov
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Soprano: Irina Mataeva
    Conductor: Mikhail Tatarnikov
    Soprano: Irma Gigolaty
    Baritone: Sergei Romanov
    Bass-baritone: Andrei Serov
    Mezzo soprano: Elena Tsvetkova

    Opera 
     
    01 April 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    "Swan Lake" (ballet in four acts)
    Choreography: Alexander Gorsky
    Lighting Designer: Damir Ismagilov
    Choreography: Lev Ivanov
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Staging: Mikhail Messerer
    Set Designer: Simon Virsaladze
    Libretto: Vladimir Begichev
    Revival Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    01 April 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera Theatre - Opera and Concert Hall
    Yevgeny Korolyov recital (piano)
    Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Piano: Yevgeny Korolyov

    Concert 
    I International Festival Contemporary Piano Faces 2011 
    01 April 2011
    Friday
    19:30

    evening
    Hermitage Theatre of Classical Russian Ballet
    Peter Tchaikovsky "The Sleeping Beauty"
    Libretto: Ivan Vsevolozhsky
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Libretto: Marius Petipa
    Orchestra: St. Petersburg State Governor's Symphony orchestra

    Classical Ballet 
     
    01 April 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    Maestro Yury Temirkanov Grand Philharmonic Hall (established 1802)
    Dedication to Faina Ranevskaya. Marina Neyolova and Elena Kaburova
    Concert 
     
    01 April 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    Feel Yourself Russian - Best Folk Programme, Brilliant example of Russian Dancing, Music, and Singing
    Unique Folk Programm Feel Yourself Russian at Nikolaevsky Palace
    Show 
     
    01 April 2011
    Friday
    19:00

    evening
    State Classical Circus of St. Petersburg (established 1827) - The Chinizelli circus
    International Carnival on Fontanka (classical circus performance)
    Circus show 
     
    02 April 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    World famous Mariinsky Ballet and Opera - established 1783
    Stars of the Stars Attila (dramma lirico in a prologue and three acts)
    Musical Preparation: Alla Brosterman
    Set Designer: Frank Schloessman
    Costume Designer: Hanne Loosen
    Musical Preparation: Ilona Yansons
    Lighting Designer: Mark Jonathan
    Stage Director: William Friedkin
    Lighting Designer: Yevgeny Ganzburg
    Orchestra: Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra
    Opera company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Opera
    Ballet company: Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet
    Baritone: Alexander Gergalov
    Bass: Ildar Abdrazakov
    Tenor: Sergei Semishkur
    Tenor: Sergei Skorokhodov
    Conductor: Luciano Di Martino

    Opera 
     
    02 April 2011
    Saturday
    19:00

    evening
    Mikhailovsky Classical Ballet and Opera Theatre (established 1833)
    "Swan Lake" (ballet in four acts)
    Choreography: Alexander Gorsky
    Lighting Designer: Damir Ismagilov
    Choreography: Lev Ivanov
    Choreography: Marius Petipa
    Staging: Mikhail Messerer
    Set Designer: Simon Virsaladze
    Libretto: Vladimir Begichev
    Revival Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
    Orchestra: Mikhailovsky Symphony Orchestra
    Ballet company: Mikhailovsky Ballet
    Opera company: Mikhailovsky Opera

    Classical Ballet 
     
    02 April 2011
    Saturday
    12:00

    afternoon