The Mariinsky II premieres Giuseppe Verdi’s opera I vespri siciliani on March 17.
Arnaud Bernard is the Opera’s Stage Director and Light Designer.
The Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra performs under the baton of Valery Gergiev.
Music by Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto by Eugène Scribe and Charles Duveyrier
Italian version of the libretto by Eugenio Caimi
Musical Director: Valery Gergiev
Stage Director and Lighting Designer: Arnaud Bernard
Production Designer: Camille Dugas
Costume Designers: Arnaud Bernard, Marianna Stranska
Choreographer: Gianni Santucci
Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
Musical Preparation: Irina Soboleva
Italian language coach: Maria Nikitina