[Met Performance] CID:322910
The Queen of Spades {43} Metropolitan Opera House: 01/2/1996.


Metropolitan Opera House
January 2, 1996


THE QUEEN OF SPADES {43}

Lisa....................Maria Guleghina
Gherman.................Gegam Grigorian
Countess................Leonie Rysanek [Last performance]
Prince Yeletsky.........Dmitri Hvorostovsky
Count Tomsky............Nikolai Putilin
Chekalinsky.............Peter Kazaras
Surin...................Julien Robbins
Paulina.................Birgitta Svendén
Governess...............Ludmila Filatova [Last performance]
Masha...................Emily Pulley
Master of Ceremonies....Anthony Dean Griffey
Daphnis.................Birgitta Svendén
Chloé...................Marie Plette
Plutus..................Nikolai Putilin
Chaplitsky..............Tony Stevenson
Narumov.................Kurt Link [Last performance]

Conductor...............Valery Gergiev

[This performance was billed as "Leonie Rysanek's Farewell to Opera in America." Following a long series of curtain calls, Rysanek expressed thanks in a brief speech from the stage.]



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