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Opera

Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical TheaterThe Legend of Tsar Saltan (Skazka o Tsare Saltane): Rimsky-Korsakov's opera based on Pushkin's comic verse tale about the tsar's lost son, who becomes the king of a fairy island. Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theater. Saturday, January 4, at Noon.

Opera Addresses

Friday The 3rd

Opera Night: arias, duets, jam. Kozlov Club. 11 p.m.

ENGLISH The Child and the Spells (Ditya i Volshebstvo): Ravel's opera for kids. Also in program is "The Orchestra Guide for Young Listeners." English subtitles available. Bolshoi Theater New Stage. 7 p.m.

Saturday The 4th

Evening of Classical Operetta. Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theater. 7 p.m.

ENGLISH The Child and the Spells (see Jan. 3 listing). Bolshoi Theater New Stage. Noon and 7 p.m.

The Legend of Tsar Saltan (Skazka o Tsare Saltane): Rimsky-Korsakov's opera based on Pushkin's comic verse tale about the tsar's lost son, who becomes the king of a fairy island. Staged by Alexander Titel. Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theater. Noon.

Sunday The 5th

ITALIAN L'Elisir d'Amore (Lyubovny Napitok): This Donizetti opera features colorful costumes and clever props. In Italian. Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theater. 7 p.m.

ENGLISH The Child and the Spells (see Jan. 3 listing). Bolshoi Theater New Stage. Noon and 7 p.m.

The Legend of Tsar Saltan (see Jan. 4 listing). Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theater. Noon.

The Rostovsky Performance (Rostovskoye Deistvo): a 17th-century Russian opera that was originally titled "The Comedy for Christmas." Pokrovsky Chamber Musical Theater. 6 p.m.

Monday The 6th

May Night (Maiskaya Noch): Alexander Titel stages Rimsky-Korsakov's opera based on Gogol's short story "A May Night, or the Drowned Maiden." Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theater. 7 p.m.

Tuesday The 7th

Carnival of Animals (Karnaval Zhivotnykh): interactive theatrical and musical show for kids to music by Saint-Saens. Also in program is Prokofiev's musical tale for kids "Peter and the Wolf." Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theater. 2 p.m.

The Rostovsky Performance (see Jan. 5 listing). Pokrovsky Chamber Musical Theater. 6 p.m.

ITALIAN Tosca: Puccini's opera about the tragic love of a beautiful Roman singer for an artist. Performed in Italian with Russian subtitles. Bolshoi Theater New Stage. 7 p.m.

Wednesday The 8th

Carnival of Animals (see Jan. 7 listing). Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theater. 2 p.m.

Eugene Onegin: Alexander Titel stages Tchaikovsky's masterpiece, based on Pushkin's novel about a Petersburg dandy who rejects the love of a provincial girl and is later rebuffed by her. Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theater. 7 p.m.

ITALIAN Tosca (see Jan. 7 listing). Bolshoi Theater New Stage. Noon and 7 p.m.