MOSCOW, 16 Oct – RIA Novosti. The awarding ceremony of the first Russian national Opera award “Onegin” will be held in St. Petersburg on 27 November under the auspices of the International cultural forum in the nomination “Legend” will be awarded to the world-famous singer Vladimir Atlantov, said the organizing Committee.
The award ceremony will be held at the Alexandrinsky theatre. This evening in the format of a gala concert by Mexican tenor jesús león, the soloist of Musical theatre. Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Natalya Petrozhitskaya, outstanding Russian tenor people’s artist of Russia Vladimir galouzine, laureate of international competitions Natalia Timchenko and others. A great singer, the Patriarch of the Russian Opera scene of Atlantis will come to St. Petersburg for the ceremony to receive the award from the hands of Vladimir].
The national Opera award “Onegin” was created to promote the Opera art, guiding the development of modern Russian Opera, as well as to identify the most interesting bands and artists national Opera. The jury headed by famous Russian baritone Sergei Leiferkus.
Among the contenders for the prize – 22 the Opera and musical theatre from all regions of Russia. The Advisory Council has watched 40 performances, the premiere of which took place in the period from сентября2015 to September 2016. The prize is awarded in several categories: “Debut” (female and male), “Diva”, “stage Master”, “Guest”, “Composition”, as well as out-of-competition “Theatre”, “Event”, “Legend”, “Soul Opera”, “the Best accompanist”, “Sponsor”. In the long list of nominees soloists of theatres of Moscow, St. Petersburg, Astrakhan, Rostov, Voronezh, Izhevsk, Krasnoyarsk, Kazan, Ufa and Cheboksary.