New Production! A thrilling opportunity to experience the original version of Rimski-Korsakov's marvelous lyric opera. Based on a Slavic legend, this magical fantasy follows Snegurochka (young soprano sensation Aida Garifullina), born in times of old in Tsar Berendey’s mythical kingdom, the fruit of the union between Spring the Beauty and Grandfather Frost. She bears a tragic secret, her heart is made of ice, and if warmed by human love, it will melt...
Director: Dmitri Tcherniakov. Conductor: Mikhail Tatarnikov. Cast: Aida Garifullina. Duration: Approx. 4h15 incl. interval. Sung in Russian, with English subtitles.
10.30am Sun 11 June