[Met Performance] CID:152890
Metropolitan Opera Premiere
Khovanshchina {1} Metropolitan Opera House: 02/16/1950.
 (Metropolitan Opera Premiere)
(Review / Chapter: Khovanshchina at the Met 1949-50 with designs by Mstislav Dobujinsky)


Metropolitan Opera House
February 16, 1950
Metropolitan Opera Premiere
In English (Translation: Rosa Newmarch)


KHOVANSHCHINA {1}
Mussorgsky-Mussorgsky/Stasov

Ivan Khovansky..........Lawrence Tibbett
Andrei Khovansky........Brian Sullivan
Marfa...................Risė Stevens
Dosifei.................Jerome Hines
Golitsin................Charles Kullman
Shaklovity..............Robert Weede
Scrivener...............Leslie Chabay
Emma....................Anne Bollinger
Susanna.................Polyna Stoska
Kuzka...................Clifford Harvuot
Strelets................Emery Darcy
Strelets................Denis Harbour
Strelets................Philip Kinsman
Varsonofiev.............Osie Hawkins
Dance...................Tilda Morse
Dance...................Peggy Smithers

Conductor...............Emil Cooper

Director................Dino Yannopoulos
Designer................Mstislav Dobujinsky
Choreographer...........Boris Romanoff

Khovanshchina received four performances this season.

[In this production, the opera was presented in the edition orchestrated by Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov.]


Review/Chapter: Khovanshchina at the Met 1949-50 with designs by Mstislav Dobujinsky.



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