Puccini. Turandot. Helikon-opera
DIRECTOR: Dmitry Bertman
MUSICAL DIRECTOR AND CONDUCTOR: Vladimir Fedoseyev
DESIGNER: Camellia Koo
LIGHTING DESIGNER: Thomas Hase
"Turandot" is the final opera of the great Giacomo Puccini, his last dive into the exotic world of the East, Chinese and Siamese captivating aromas, spicy harmonies and intricate rhythms.
Premiere of "Turandot" in Helikon-Opera will be held within the framework of the largest international project "Eurasian Opera" in the history of the theater. The performance combines the best artistic achievements of the world culture and modernity: the richness of colors and tones of Puccini’s score, grandeur and luxury of the east in the scenery and costumes by Camellia Koo, the original production of Dmitry Bertman, vocal art of Helikon-Opera soloists. The famous American Thomas Hase, who designed many musicals on Broadway and performances in the largest theaters in the US and Canada, is working on the light design. Musical Director is the outstanding Russian conductor Vladimir Fedoseyev.
The project is supported by the Russian Federation Ministry of Culture and Moscow Department of Culture.