HomeNewsNews for April 2018A soloist of Dnepropetrovsk Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet will perform the part of Prince Igor on April 26

11 Apr

A soloist of Dnepropetrovsk Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet will perform the part of Prince Igor on April 26

On April 26 at 18.30 in Odessa Theatre of Opera and Ballet an opera “Prince Igor” by Alexander Borodin will be shown with the participation of Alexander Forkushak (Igor Svyatoslavovich, Prince Severskiy) who is a soloist of Dnepropetrovsk Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet.

Alexander Forkushak is a graduate of National Music Academy named after P.Tchaikovsky (2011).
Since 2015 he was a soloist of National Presidential Orchestra (Kiev).
In 2016-2017, he toured in the UK with “Ellen Kent's Opera and Ballet International Company”, where he sang the parts of Schaunard (La Boheme), Pharaoh, Amonasro (Aida), Priest, Nabucco (Nabucco).
After the tour he joined Dnepropetrovsk Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet as a soloist.
His repertoire includes the following parts:
Belcore from the opera "The Elixir of Love" (G. Donizetti)
Grigoriy Gryaznoy, Malyuta Skuratov from the opera “The Tsar's Bride” (Rimskiy-Korsakov)
Escamillo from the opera Carmen (G. Bizet)
Eugene Onegin from the opera "Eugene Onegin" (P. Tchaikovsky)
Amonasro, King of Egypt from the opera Aida (G. Verdi)
King René from the opera "Iolanta" (P. Tchaikovsky)
Monterone, Rigoletto from the opera Rigoletto (G. Verdi)
Schaunard, Marcello from the opera "La Boheme" (G. Puccini)
Nabucco, Zaccaria from the opera "Nabucco" (G. Verdi)
Prince Igor from the opera "Prince Igor" (A. Borodin)
The Dutchman from the opera "The Flying Dutchman" (R. Wagner).

 

 

 

In the performance on April 26, part of Prince of Galich will be first performed by a soloist of Odessa Opera Dmitriy Pavlyuk.

Cast (April 26):

IGOR SVYATOSLAVICH, Prince Seversky (baritone) - soloist of Dnepropetrovsk Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet Alexander Forkushak
YAROSLAVNA, his wife by his second marriage (soprano) - People's Artist of Ukraine Larisa Zuenko
VLADIMIR IGOREVICH, his son from his first marriage (tenor) - Oleg Zlakoman
VLADIMIR YAROSLAVICH, Prince of Galich, Yaroslavna’s brother (high bass) - Dmitriy Pavlyuk (debut)
KONCHAK, Polovtsian Khan (bass) - Viktor Shevchenko
KONCHAKOVNA, his daughter (contralto) - Taisia Shafranskaya
OVLUR, a Christian Polovtsian (tenor) - Dmitriy Mikheev
SKULA, a gudok-player (bass) - Yuriy Dudar
YEROSHKA, a gudok-player (tenor) - Sergey Krasnykh
A POLOVTSIAN GIRL (soprano) - Anastasia Golub
YAROSLAVNA’S NANNY (soprano) - People's Artist of Ukraine Lyudmila Shirina

Conductor - Igor Chernetskiy