Premiere of “Lady Macbeth Of The Mzensk District” in Opera Bastille

On the 6th of April a long-awaited premiere of Shostakovich’s opera “Lady Macbeth Of The Mzensk District” took place on the stage of Opera Bastille, where Dmitry performed one of the most difficult bass roles of Boris Timofeevich Izmailov. The opening night was an resounding success with the sophisticated French audience bursting into a thunderous applause. Director of the opera was Krzysztof Warlikowski, Ingo Metzmacher conducted the orchestra. John Daszak (Zinovy Izmailov), Aušrinė Stundytė (Katerina Izmailova), Pavel Černoch (Sergei), Sofija Petrovic (Aksinia) also performed with Dmitry.

Everyone still has a chance to see the play on the stage of Opera Bastille on April 9, 13, 16, 19, 22 and 25. Also on April 16 at 8.30 p.m. you can see the live broadcast of the performance within the Opera HD project.

Meantime, we offer you to visit the Photo gallery and enjoy the photos of the production!