Opera de Paris: THE SNOW MAIDEN
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… Captured live at Opera Bastille Paris, 25 Apr 2017.
Screening as part to the 2016/17 Palace Opera & Ballet cinema season
Duration: 260 min
Director: Dmitri Tcherniakov