On 9 October, 2017 the Bolshoi featured a press conference by the Metropolitan Opera General Manager Peter Gelb and the Bolshoi Theatre General Manager Vladimir Urin who announced collaboration between two largest opera houses in the world. Anna Netrebko, a world-famous soprano, will perform in all co-productions.


Vladimir Urin, General Director of the Bolshoi Theatre, Tugan Sokhiev, the Theatre’s Music Director and Chief Conductor, and Makhar Vaziev, Ballet Director, attended a press conference at which the Theatre’s plans for its next — 242nd — season were presented to the public.

We give for your attention the texts which were drawn up for the press conference.

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