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 New,Bewitching Russian Opera: The Tsarina from State to Stage

  • Author: Naroditskaya, Inna

Book

$32.00

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Contents

  • Introduction
  • Overture: Russia's Imperial Prima Donnas
  • 1. Russian Minervas Staging Empire
  • 2. The Play of Possibilities: Serfs Enacting Aristocrats and Countesses Playing Peasants
  • 3. Catherine the Empress(ario): Making Tales into Princely Operas
  • 4. Oleg at the Roots of Russian Historical Opera
  • Interlude: to Patria and Nation
  • 5. Ruslan and Liudmila
  • 6. Rusalka: Water, Power, and Women
  • 7. Mlada and Inescapable Female Circle
  • 8. Sadko: He is the Hero!
  • 9. Queen of Spades
  • Bibliography