Title: Tchaikovsky : "Eugene Onegin"
Original title : Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin
Year : 2013
Directed by : Fiona Shaw
Conductor : Valery Gergiev
Starring : Anna Netrebko (Tatiana), Oksana Volkova (Olga), Elena Zaremba (Madama Larina), Larissa Diadkova (Filippyevna), Piotr Beczala (Lenski), Mariusz Kwiecien (Eugene Onegin), David Crawford (A captain), John Graham -Hall (Triquet), Richard Bernstein (Zarestski), Alexei Tanovikski (Prince Gremin), The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Chorus and Ballet
The Met's new staging of Tchaikovsky's passionately lyrical masterpiece is the first DVD / Blu-ray release featuring Anna Netrebko in one of Russian opera's greatest and most demanding roles.
This greatest of Russian operas is conducted by the Music Director of the Mariinsky Theatre, St. Petersburg, Valery Gergiev.
Deborah Warner's new production, staged at The Met by award-winning actress Fiona Shaw, moves the drama from the 1820s of Pushkin's poem, to the more intensely psychological era of the opera's composition, in the 1870s.
Issued: UK | Deutsche Grammophon