Historic Stage

Premiere of this production: 13 July 1952, Kirov Opera and Ballet Theatre (Mariinsky Theatre)
Last revival: 1 May 2000

Presented with two intervals.
Running time: 4 hours 45 minutes.
Libretto by Modest Mussorgsky
Orchestrated by Dmitry Shostakovich (1960)

Musical Director and Conductor: Valery Gergiev
Stage Director: Leonid Baratov
Set and Costume Designer: Fyodor Fyodorovsky
Revival Set Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
Lighting Designer: Vladimir Lukasevich
Choreography by Fyodor Lopukhov
Chief Chorus Master of the Mariinsky Theatre: Konstantin Rylov
Chief Chorus Master of the Bolshoi Theatre: Valery Borisov

Conductor: Valery Gergiev