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ALEXANDER FREY IN RUSSIA: EUGENE ONEGIN IN ASTRAKHAN

February 08, 2018

During the week following the success of his conducting La Traviata in the Astrakhan Opera and Ballet Theater, Alexander Frey returned to the same podium to conduct a lavish production of Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin. Maestro Frey once again teamed up with the great Russian stage director Konstantin Balakin, and the performance was met with a long standing ovation. 45 minutes before the performance began, Alexander Frey spoke to the national press and audience in the lobby. Here are some short videos from the dress rehearsal which were posted on the theater’s Instagram page as well as some photos from the performance.

ALEXANDER FREY CONDUCTS LA TRAVIATA

February 08, 2018

Alexander Frey made a highly successful Russian debut conducting a sold-out performance of Verdi’s La Traviata at the Astrakhan State Opera and Ballet Theater. The production was directed by Konstantin Balakin, one of Russia’s leading stage directors.