Tchaikovsky

Matthew Bourne’s Sleeping Beauty

Rose Adagio Duet from Sleeping Beauty

Matthew Bourne choreographs Tchaikovsky’s Rose Adagio as a playful, romantic duet between Princess Aurora (Hannah Vassallo) and the gardener Leo (Dominic North). Matthew Bourne’s Sleeping Beauty, the award-winning ballet production, airs on Great Performances, Friday, April 25 at 9 p.m. on PBS. (Check local listings).

GP at the Met: Eugene Onegin (2014)

Onegin’s Aria from Act I

Mariusz Kwiecien (Onegin) performs the aria (“Kogda bi zhizn”) in Act I of Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin, a production of the Metropolitan Opera in New York City. Deborah Warner‘s new production of Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin, conducted by Valery Gergiev, will be the season premiere of Great Performances at the Met on Friday, January 17 at 9 […]

GP at the Met: Eugene Onegin (2014)

Piotr Beczala (Lenski) Sings Aria from Act II

Piotr Beczala (Lenski) performs Lenski’s aria (“Kuda, kuda”) from Act II of Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin, a production of the Metropolitan Opera in New York City. Watch Excerpt from Eugene Onegin, with Piotr Beczala Deborah Warner‘s new production of Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin, conducted by Valery Gergiev, will be the season premiere of Great Performances at the […]

GP at the Met: Eugene Onegin (2014)

Tatiana’s Letter Scene, Act 1

Anna Netrebko performs Tatiana’s Letter Scene (“Puskai pogibnu ya”) from Act I of Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin, a production of the Metropolitan Opera in New York City. Deborah Warner‘s new production of Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin, conducted by Valery Gergiev, will be the season premiere of Great Performances at the Met Friday, January 17 at 9 p.m. […]

GP at the Met: Eugene Onegin (2014)

About the Opera

Acclaimed English director Deborah Warner‘s new production of Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin, conducted by Valery Gergiev, will be the season premiere of Great Performances at the Met Friday, January 17 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings). The opera stars Anna Netrebko, Mariusz Kwiecien, and Piotr Beczala. This past fall, Anna Netrebko opened her third […]

Introduction

San Francisco Ballet makes the beloved Nutcracker its own, resetting it during the 1915 Panama Pacific International Exhibition and introducing Dance in America viewers to the dazzling Maria Kochetkova and Davit Karapetyan. Recorded in December 2007 by KQED Public Television to help commemorate the company’s 75th anniversary, the work is choreographed by Artistic Director Helgi […]

Renée Fleming & Dmitri Hvorostovsky: A Musical Odyssey in St. Petersburg

About the Program

America’s favorite soprano, Renee Fleming, and Russia’s greatest living baritone, Dmitri Hvorostovsky, travel to St. Petersburg–the “Venice of the North”–where they perform great opera scenes in the magnificent palaces of the Czars in the former capital of Imperial Russia.

Production Credits

Television Credits Dance in America SAN FRANCISCO BALLET NUTCRACKER Composer:  Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky Choreography: ©Helgi Tomasson Scenic Design:  Michael Yeargan Costume Design: Martin Pakledinaz Lighting Design:  James F. Ingalls Projection Design:  Wendall K. Harrington Conductor: Martin West Closing credit crawl: Director  (CARD) MATTHEW DIAMOND Producer  (CARD) JUDY FLANNERY Host (CARD) KRISTI YAMAGUCHI Lighting Director ALAN […]

GP at The Met: Eugene Onegin

Production Credits

Web Credits Producer: Anu Krishnan Designer: Lenny Drozner Graphic Art: Ying Zhou-Hudson Technical Director: Brian Lee Production Assistant: Diana Cofresí-Terrero Copy Editor: Leslie Kriesel HTML Implementation: Brian Santalone GREAT PERFORMANCES Web pages copyright © 2007 Educational Broadcasting Corporation. Thirteen Online is a production of Thirteen/WNET New York’s Kravis Multimedia Education Center in New York City. […]

GP at The Met: Eugene Onegin

Interview: Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Singer

Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera Reached in Paris, the day after performing in Verdi’s “Simon Boccanegra” at l’Opéra national de Paris, celebrated Siberian-born baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky talked about one of his signature roles — the title character in Tchaikovsky’s “Eugene Onegin” — and the Metropolitan Opera production he starred in that will be presented by GREAT PERFORMANCES […]