04 / 05

Gennady Rozhdestvensky’s 85th Anniversary Gala

Государственный академический Большой театр России
7 p.m.

Gennady Rozhdestvensky’s 85th Anniversary Gala

Sergei Prokofiev 
“Semyon Kotko” 
Concert version of act three ("Fire") 



Semyon Kotko, a demobilized soldier— Oleg Dolgov  
Frosya, Semyon's sister — Yulia Mazurova  
Tkachenko, a former sergeant-major — Vyacheslav Pochapsky  
Khivrya, Tkachenko's wife —Svetlana Shilova  
Sofya, Tkachenko's daughter — Olga Kulchinskaya  
Tsaryov, a sailor — Vasily Ladyuk  
Lyubka, Tsaryov's fiancée — Maria Lobanova  
Ivasenko, an old man — Alexander Naumenko  
Mikola, Ivasenko’s son — Boris Rudak  
Workman, the former landowner in the name of Klembovsky — Evgeny Liberman 
Von Wierhof, lieutenant in the German army— Oleg Tsybulko  
Old man — Alexander Korotky  
First women — Oxana Gorchakovskaya  
Second women — Evgenia Segenyuk  
First Haydamak— Valery Gilmanov  
Second Haydamak— Yuri Markelov  
First villager— Andrei Grigoriev  
Second villager — Vadim Tikhonov  


Choir of the State Academic Symphonic Chapel of Russia 
Music Director and Chief Conductor: Valery Polyansky