Rimsky-Korsakov’s “The Golden Cockerel” on the stage of Opera de Lyon

On April 9 Dmitry Ulyanov went to Lyon to begin rehearsals of Rimsky-Korsakov’s opera “The Golden Cockerel”. In this production Dmitry will perform already familiar role of King Dodon, but in a new production by Barry Kosky at the Opéra National de Lyon.

Andrei Popov (Zvezdochet), Mischa Schelomianski (Polkan), Nina Minasyan (Tsaritsa of Shemakha), Margarita Nekrasova (Amelfa), Maria Nazarova (Golden Cockerel), Vasily Efimov (Tsarevich Guidon) and Andrey Zhilikhovsky (Tsarevich Aphon) will perform the main roles, in addition to Dmitry.

The performances are scheduled in May 20, 23, 26, 29, 31, and June 2, 4. The production will also be presented on July 22, 24, and 25 in Aix-en-Provence.

Due to the current world situation, please stay tuned, we will be sure to report any changes.