A Cinematic Musical Spectacular in HD
Translation: English subtitles
Running time: 132 minutes including one 15 minute intermission
Written by Leo Tolstoy
Moscow Operetta Theatre
$15-$17; no additional fees
A spectacular, breathtaking, high-tech musical production based on the masterpiece by Leo Tolstoy. The dramatic and tumultuous love story between the married Anna Karenina and a dashing military officer, Alexey Vronsky, takes place amidst the glitter and luxury of the Russian nobility in the second half of the 19th century.
“The show is a marvel, seamlessly transitioning from train station to concert hall to ice rink” – Moscow Times
The musical’s characters struggle with overwhelming of love and betrayal, passion and duty, hope and desperation. Although almost a century and a half has passed since the time of the story, the events unfolding before the audience are gripping and touching in their timeless quality.
“Drama is present in every song.” – Russia Beyond the Headlines
“A visual feast” – The Theatre Times
Captured on film before a live audience from the Moscow Operetta Theatre.