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Monika Rittershaus

Dutch National Opera & Ballet

The Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh – 'Blessed Queen of Heaven'


Act III. At midnight in Great Kitezh, Prince Yuri tries to assemble all citizens, from young to old, to announce the approaching threat. The citizens are downcast including Prince Yuri, who had created Kitezh as a shelter from earthly sufferings and as a place of spiritual renunciation. Conducted by Marc Albrecht and directed by Dmitri Tcherniakov.

The full performance is no longer available but other material about the production can be found here.