Notes & Reviews:
For the first time in nearly 100 years Borodin's defining Russian epic, famous for its Polovtsian Dances, comes to the MET for the first time with a Slavic, Russophone cast. Dmitri Tcherniakov's production is a brilliant psychological journey through the mind of its conflicted hero, and his "[... ] wonderful staging is dreamlike, wrenchingly human and viscerally theatrical by New York Times.
Star bass-baritone Ildar Abdrazakov takes on the monumental title role and "[... ] masterfully probed Igor's guilt and regret by Wall Street Journal.Notes & Reviews:
Run Time: 105 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 16:9, Color
Sound Format(s): PCM Stereo, DTS 5.1 Surround
Subtitles: English, German, French, Spanish, Chinese, Korean
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- Performers: Oksana Dyka; Anita Rachvelishvili; Sergey Semishkur; Mikhail Petrenko; Stefan Kocan; Ildar Abdrazakov
- Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda
- Ensemble: Metropolitan Opera Ballet
- Period Time: Romantic
- Form: Opera/Operetta
- Written: 1869-1887
- Studio/Live: Live