[Met Performance] CID:73100
Boris Godunov {45} Metropolitan Opera House: 11/24/1919.

(Debut: Louise Bérat, Adeline Vosari, Octave Dua)


Metropolitan Opera House
November 24, 1919
In Italian


BORIS GODUNOV {45}
Mussorgsky-Mussorgsky

Boris Godunov...........Adamo Didur
Prince Shuisky..........Angelo Badà
Pimen...................Léon Rothier
Grigory.................Orville Harrold
Marina..................Gabriella Besanzoni
Varlaam.................Andrés De Segurola
Simpleton...............Octave Dua [Debut]
Nikitich................Louis D'Angelo
Shchelkalov.............Mario Laurenti
Innkeeper...............Louise Bérat [Debut]
Missail.................Pietro Audisio
Xenia...................Adeline Vosari [Debut]
Feodor..................Raymonde Delaunois
Nurse...................Flora Perini
Lavitsky................Millo Picco
Chernikovsky............Vincenzo Reschiglian
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 three performances this season.

[Benois designed only the Polish Scene.]



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