Rock opera “Juno and Avos” on March 29 in the cultural center “Sovremennik”
“Juno” and “Avos” – the most famous rock opera on the Russian stage. The authors are the outstanding Russian composer Alexei Rybnikov and the poet Andrei Voznesensky. The performance of the rock opera “Juno and Avos” in the author’s version was performed by the State Theater under the direction of People’s Artist of the Russian Federation, State Prize Laureate of the Russian Federation, composer Alexei Rybnikov.
The main emphasis is on the musical component of the play. The vocal numbers of the rock opera are staged by the famous singer, Honored Artist of the Russian Federation Zhanna Rozhdestvenskaya, the first performer of the main parts in the rock operas of Alexei Rybnikov and many famous hits of Soviet cinema (“Call Me, Call”, “Song of the Fortuneteller”). Magnificent choreographic numbers in the production of Zhanna Shmakova (choreographer of the musicals “Buratino”, “Producers”, “The Witches of Eastwick”, rock operas “Joaquin Murieta”) make the rock opera an unforgettable spectacle. The main director of the play is Alexander Rykhlov, one of the best Moscow directors of the musical theater, known for his works in the theater, television and concert programs.
In the play, brilliant Moscow artists are starring a new wave. In the role of Count Rezanov – artists of the Alexei Rybnikov Theater Nikita Pozdnyakov, Valery Anokhin, Nikolai Drozdovsky. The role of Conchita is performed by Svetlana Bakaeva, Alexandra Akmanova and Natalia Krestianskih. Also in the play are the leading actors of the Alexei Rybnikov Theater Ekaterina Kulchitskaya, Nikolay Lyutov, Anna Kurkova, Yves Nabiev, Maria Savina, Egor Nikolaev, Pavel Zibrov, Leonid Sivets and others.
The rock opera “Juno and Avos” was staged by the Alexei Rybnikov Theater. The audience of such countries as Russia, Belarus, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, France, USA, Canada, Germany, Estonia, Lithuania, Latvia. In May 2012, the theater returned after the triumphant tour of Israel, in May 2013 and May 2014, with great success in the United States and Canada, presenting the rock opera “Juno” and “Avos” in the author’s version to the public
“Juno” and “Avos” is one of the most popular and popular rock operas both in Russia and abroad.