The Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh and the Maiden Fevroniya opera in four acts Performed in Russian
(the performance will have synchronised Russian and English supertitles)
A hermitage Mid-summer. Birds are singing, a cuckoo is crying.
Eventide Maiden Fevroniya has lived in a hermitage in a thick forest since her childhood.
Birds and beasts – a Crane, a Bear and an Aurochs – come up when they hear her voice.
Prince Vsevolod, son of the ruler of Greater Kitezh Prince Yury, is lost during a hunting tour.
He is amazed by a vision of Fevronia talking to beasts. Is it not a delusion?
But Fevroniya welcomes the guest taking him for the young prince's huntsman.
Running time: 4 hours 50 minutes
The performance has three intervals
Age category 6+