Tschaikowsky: Eugen Onegin

Staged opera


Eugene Onegin, that uncommonly beautiful opera, is actually not an opera at all. Tchaikovsky himself avoided the word “opera,” speaking instead of “lyrical scenes.” But the music – we’re talking about Tchaikovsky after all – can certainly turn dramatic at times. It’s winter, and two friends, now enemies, take aim at each other in a duel – scenes like these are guaranteed to give opera fans goosebumps. Tchaikovsky isn’t portraying operatic heroes here, but bringing real people to life.

In Russian with German and English surtitles
Sponsors: Klaus and Kirsten Mangold
Performance ends at approximately  08:45 P.M.
Photo: V.Baranovsky /State Academic Mariinsky Theatre

Tickets available from 25,00 € to 170,00 €
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky Eugene Onegin – lyric opera in three acts, based on the novel of the same name by Alexander Pushkin.

    • Valery Gergiev Conductor
    • Alexei Stepanyuk Director
    • Alexander Orlov Stage design
    • Irina Cherednikova Costume design
    • Ilya Ustyantsev Choreography
    • Alexander Sivaev Lighting design
    • Larissa Gergieva Principal Vocal Coach
    • Anatoly Kuznetsov Vocal Coach
    • Roman Burdenko Onegin
    • Ekaterina Goncharova Tatiana
    • Evgeny Akhmedov Lensky
    • Ekaterina Sergeeva Olga
    • Olga Savova Larina
    • Mikhail Petrenko Gremin
    • Elena Vitman Nanya
    • Andrei Zorin Triquet
    • Alexander Gerasimov Rotnya
    • Alexander Gerasimov Zaretsky
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