LYRIC THEATRE: Prince Igor to Black Square

13 Dec 2017 - 7:30pm

Scenes from the Russian Operas 
Prince Igor, War and Peace, Golden Cockerel, Eugene Onegin 
Directed by Dawn Harris 
Piano accompaniment: Larisa Chasanov, Alexander Munger 

Black Square act 1 (abbreviated) 
Idea by Igor Konyukhov, 
Composer Ilya Demutsky }
Libretto by Olga Maslova and Igor Konyukhov 
Directed by Olga Maslova 
Two piano accompaniment: Julie Gunn, Michael Tilley 

Panel discussion: Ilya Demutsky, composer, St Petersburg, Igor Konyukhov, artistic director of New Opera NYC, New York, Olga Maslova, assistant professor, Department of Theatre, U of I; Lilya Kaganovsky, professor, History and Comparative Literature, U of I; moderated by Katherine Syer, associate professor, Department of Theatre, U of I.