The Gambler

17 October 2007, at 7.30 p.m.
Performances:
20 & 22 October 2007

Opera in four acts and six pictures (1917/1929)
Music and Libretto by Sergej Prokofjew
adapted from the novel by Fjodor M. Dostojewsky

Performed in Russian with German surtitles
Guest production of the Mariinsky Theatre

Cast

Conductor: Valery Gergiev
Director: Temur Tcheidze
Set designs: Zinovy Margolin
Costume designs: Tatiana Noginova

Alexis: Vladimir Galouzine
General: Sergei Alexashkin
Polina: Olga Guriakova
Grandmother: Larissa Diadkova
Marquis: Oleg Balaschow / Nikolai Gassijew
Blanche: Olga Sawowa

Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre
Choir of the Mariinsky Theatre (Chorus director: Andreï Petrenko)