|Nizhny Novgorod State Academic Drama Theatre|
The artistic director and curator of the festival – Alexei Trifonov.
Conductor – Fyodor Lednev.
State Academic Symphony Orchestra of Nizhny Novgorod.
The festival will be opened with a gala concert featuring Russian opera stars – Dmitry Ulyanov, Nadezhda Pavlova and Daria Telyatnikova. A young violinist and pianist Maria Andreeva will also take part in the concert.