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La Fille De Neige (The Snow Maiden)
Start Date: 4/27/2017Start Time: 7:00 PM
Event Description:

LA FILLE DE NEIGE (The Snow Maiden)-
Opéra de Paris (Opéra Bastille) |Running from 15 April through May 3, 2017
Broadcasted LIVE in cinemas world-wide:  April 25, 2017

Composer: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Director:  Dmitri Tcherniakov
Singers: Aida Garifullina,  Yuriy Mynenko, Martina Serafín, Elena Manistina, Carole Wilson, Vasily Efimov, Olga Oussova, Maxim Paster, Thomas Johannes Mayer

France, Russia |Opera in a prologue and four acts |215 min with an interval| Not Rated
Sung in Russian with English subtitles

Running Time:  (including 1 intermission of 30 min)  
Detailed running time:
Act 1: 80 min | Act 2: 115 min

Snegúrochka was born in times of old in Tsar Berendey’s mythical kingdom, the fruit of the union between Spring Beauty and Grandfather Frost. Protected by her parents from the jealousy of the Sun God Yarilo, (who vowed to warm her heart when she gets older and falls in love), Snegúrochka’s fate is entrusted to a wood sprite. A masterpiece of popular Slavic literature, The Snow Maiden brings to the stage a magical fantasy of love and mythical renewal.  Aida Garifullina sings the role of Snegúrochka whilst the production and musical direction have been left in the capable hands of two other Russian artists: the young conductor Mikhail Tatarnikov and director Dmitri Tcherniakov.

The Snow Maiden marks Garifullina's Opéra de Paris debut. Having the name Aida can surely only help if your career choice is ‘soprano’! However, Verdi’s heroine isn’t in Aida Garifullina’s repertoire, for the Kazan-born singer is building a career on lighter, lyric soprano roles, especially those featuring demanding coloratura. In 2013, she made her debut at the Mariinsky Opera, but it was her 2013 Operalia win in Verona which brought her to worldwide attention, an ensemble position at the Wiener Staatsoper and a prestigious Decca recording contract.

Dmitri Tcherniakov, who is known for his extraordinary takes in such operas as Don Giovanni,Il Trovatore”and Eugene Onegin, directs the new production of “The Snow Maiden” with costumes by Elena Zaitseva and sets by Tcherniakov himself.

The opera will be presented eight times in a co-production with Bel Air Media. “The Snow Maiden” will be presented live in theaters on April 25

 

 

Location Information:
Tower Theater  (View Map)
1508 S.W. 8th Street
Miami, FL 33135
Phone: (305) 643-8706
Contact Information:
Name: Orlando Rojas
Phone: (305) 237-2463
Email: towertheater@mdc.edu
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Admission Information
Single tickets
$15, Adults; $13.50, Seniors, Students, MDC Staff, $11, Tower and
Miami Film Society Members, MDC Students

3 new discount packages | Valid for the whole season
The Emerald Pass - $90 (10 pre-purchased tickets);
the Saphire Pass - $140 (20 pre-purchased tickets) and
the Diamond Pass (only for members and MDC Students) - $70
(10 pre-purchased tickets + 1 complimentary ticket)

Tickets from the discount packages can be used in a flexible combination of the shows included in the program and in our regular film program as well. Packages must be purchased at the Box Office.
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Parking/Remarks
Free parking available behind the theater
Ticket Information
https://www.retrievertickets.com/rt/?theaterID=6438706
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