This afternoon I saw Prince Igor (Live from The Met) on the day the Russian Army invaded Crimea, on command of a modern day"Prince" ;-) Vladimir Putin. And the end will certainly be, as in the opera, devastation and death!
|Petrenko as Galitzky abusing Dyka as his sisterYaroslavna|
But, by golly, we love a villain, especially if he sings and acts like Petrenko does...
he reminded my a bit of a former Aeros goalie-Anton Khudobin
|The Khan (Kocan) offers a pact to Igor|
|Dyka and Abdrazako-in a dreamsequence?|
And the icing on the cake:
Bass Eric Owens (another HOStudio alum) was the sonorous sounding Master of Ceremony with perfect diction! He reeled off all those names with complete ease!
Brava! Bravo!...I just like seeing/hearing our HGO studio alums.