Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin

« previous episode | next episode »

Saturday, July 14, 2012

In Tchaikovsky's well-known lyric opera, Tatiana, an impulsive young woman, hastily writes a love letter to the brooding, selfish Onegin, who lives to regret his rejection of her. This was the Los Angeles Opera's first-ever production of the Russian opera, an import from London’s Royal Opera House. It stars Dalibor Jenis as Eugene Onegin and Oksana Dyka as Tatiana.

OPERA:   Eugene Onegin (in Russian)
COMPOSER:   Pyotr Ilych Tchaikovsky
Eugene Onegin  Dalibor Jenis
Tatiana    Oksana Dyka
Lensky    Vsevolod Grivnov
Olga    Ekaterina Semenchuk
Prince Gremin   James Creswell
Madame Larina  Margaret Thompson
Filipievna   Ronnita Nicole Miller
Monsieur Triquet  Keith Jameson
Zaretsky   Philip Cokorinos
A Captain   Erik Anstine   


CONDUCTOR:  James Conlon
STAGE DIRECTOR:  Francesca Gilpin


  & CHORUS MASTER: Grant Gershon

Approx Length:  3 hours 30 minutes

Leave a Comment

Email addresses are required but never displayed.

The WQXR e-newsletter. Show highlights, links to music news, on-demand concerts, events from The Greene Space and more.