[Met Performance] CID:70150
Boris Godunov {40} Metropolitan Opera House: 11/25/1918.


Metropolitan Opera House
November 25, 1918
In Italian


BORIS GODUNOV {40}
Mussorgsky-Mussorgsky

Boris Godunov...........Adamo Didur
Prince Shuisky..........Angelo Badà
Pimen...................Léon Rothier
Grigory.................Paul Althouse
Marina..................Louise Homer
Varlaam.................Andrés De Segurola
Simpleton...............Albert Reiss
Shchelkalov.............Mario Laurenti
Innkeeper...............Marie Mattfeld
Missail.................Pietro Audisio
Officer.................Giulio Rossi
Xenia...................Mary Mellish
Feodor..................Raymonde Delaunois
Nurse...................Flora Perini
Lavitsky................Vincenzo Reschiglian
Chernikovsky............Carl Schlegel
Boyar in Attendance.....Giordano Paltrinieri

Conductor...............Gennaro Papi

Orchestration by Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov

Director................Richard Ordynski
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 five performances this season.

[Benois designed only the Polish Scene.]



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