St Petersburg, Mariinsky II

Gala opening of the VI St Petersburg International Cultural Forum

Pétrouchka, premiere of the ballet
Libretto by Vladimir Varnava and Konstantin Fyodorov
Choreographer: Vladimir Varnava 
Set and Costume Designer: Galya Solodovnikova 
Lighting Designer: Igor Fomin
In the title role:
Vladimir Shklyarov
Yuri Smekalov
Zlata Yalinich
David Zaleyev

Aida Isakova
Folk Song
Performed by Nursultan Omargazin (piano)

Sergei Rachmaninoff
Prelude in G major, Op. 32 No. 5
Performed by Shio Okui (piano)

Igor Stravinsky
Danse infernale du roi Kastcheï from The Firebird (arranged by Guido Agosti)
Performed by Daniil Trifonov (piano)

Witold Lutosławski
Variations on a Theme by Paganini for piano and orchestra
Performed by Denis Matsuev (piano)

Petipa Apotheosis
Performers by artists of the Mariinsky Ballet and students of the Vaganova Ballet Academy

The Mariinsky Orchestra
Conductors: Valery Gergiev, Alexei Repnikov

Age category 6+

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