[Met Performance] CID:58140
Boris Godunov {12} Matinee ed. Metropolitan Opera House: 11/28/1914.

(Debut: Raymonde Delaunois)


Metropolitan Opera House
November 28, 1914 Matinee
In Italian


BORIS GODUNOV {12}
Mussorgsky--Mussorgsky

Boris Godunov...........Adamo Didur
Prince Shuisky..........Angelo Badà
Pimen...................Léon Rothier
Grigory.................Paul Althouse
Marina..................Margarete Ober
Varlaam.................Andrés De Segurola
Simpleton...............Albert Reiss
Nikitich................Giulio Rossi
Shchelkalov.............Vincenzo Reschiglian
Innkeeper...............Sophie Braslau
Missail.................Pietro Audisio
Xenia...................Lenora Sparkes
Feodor..................Raymonde Delaunois [Debut]
Nurse...................Maria Duchène
Lavitsky................Vincenzo Reschiglian
Chernikovsky............Carl Schlegel
Boyar in Attendance.....Leopoldo Mariani
Undesignated role.......Max Bloch
Undesignated role.......Bernard Bégué

Conductor...............Arturo Toscanini

Orchestration by Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov

Director................Jules Speck
Set designer............Alexander Golovine
Set designer............Alexander Benois
Costume designer........Ivan Bilibine
Translation by M.Delines, E. Palermi, G. Pardo,.


Synopsis of Scenes
Act I, Scene 1: The wall of Novodievitchi Convent, in the Great Environs of Moscow
Act I, Scene 2: A cell in the Convent of Miracles
Act I, Scene 3: The square between the two Cathedrals of the Assumption and of the Archangels

Act II, Scene 1: An inn on the frontier of Lithuania
Act II, Scene 2: Apartments of the Czar in the Kremlin at Moscow
Act II, Scene 3: Garden of the Castle of Michek

Act III, Scene 1: The forest of Kromy
Act III, Scene 2: Hall of the Duma in the Kremlin


Boris Godunov received seven performances this season.

[Benois designed only the Polish Scene.]



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