Triumph of Mariinsky Theater’s “War and Peace” in Warsaw
St. Petersburg’s Mariinsky Theater has its production of “War and Peace” opera by Sergey Prokofyev in Warsaw for the first time.
The production staged by a well known Russian film and theater director Andrei Konchalovsky involves 600 people. The performance was received with a storm of applause.
“The performance reflects the adamant spirit of Great Russia and the power of its unconquered people”, Rzeczpospolita newspaper said.
The performance was sold-out long before the arrival of the theater’s company in Poland.