COSSACK BEYOND THE DANUBE travels to Hartford, CT!

 17 May
 The Mandell Jewish Community Center 335 Bloomfield Avenue West Hartford, CT 06117
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 Olga Lisovskaya
TICKETS AVAILABLE at "Cossack beyond the Danube", the First National Ukrainian Opera, has never been professionally produced in Boston. COMMONWEALTH LYRIC THEATER brings together an international cast - soloists from Ukraine, Russia, Turkey and the USA, - in this hilarious adaptation of the Ukrainian classic. Collaborating with Commonwealth Lyric Theater: Yevshan Ukrainian Vocal Ensemble (Hartford, CT) and Syzokryli Ukrainian Dance Ensemble (New York, NY). Sung in Ukrainian with English supertitles. Commonwealth Lyric Theater Orchestra and Chorus. Lidiya Yankovskaya, Conductor; Olga Lisovskaya, Executive Director; Alexander Prokhorov, Artistic Director. The opera is presented as part of the Newton Festival of the Arts ,2015 and continues on tour in Hartford, CT and Albany, NY. The story is based on a historical event: when the Zaporozhian Cossacks were overwhelmed by the Russian Army, they moved to Turkey, planning their escape to return home, to Ukraine. TICKETS: 1-800-595-4TIX PERFORMANCES: 1st Baptist Church in Newton, 848 Beacon street, Newton, MA, 02459 May 14th at 8PM*** - Opening Night and Reception May 15th at 8PM The Mandell Jewish Community Center 335 Bloomfield Avenue West Hartford, CT 06117 Hartford, CT May 17th at 6PM Albany, NY at Main Theater at SUNY Albany Performing Arts Center, 1400 Washington Ave., Albany, NY 12222 May 22nd, at 7:30PM CAST: Karas' - Dima Pavlyuk (Newton, MA; Hartford, CT) Karas' - Kevin Kees (Albany, NY) Odarka - Galina Ivannikova (Newton, MA; Hartford, CT) Odarka - Irina Petrik(Albany, NY) Odarka cover- Alexandra Alene Dietrich Oksana - Olga Lisovskaya (Newton, May 14th; Hartford, CT, Albany, NY) Oksana - Jean Furman (Newton, May 15th) Andriy - Adam C J Klein (Newton, May 14th; Albany, NY) Andriy - Mikhail Urusov (Newton, May 15th; Hartford, CT) Sultan - Bulent Guneralp Sultan (cover) - Sean Currlin Imam - Pawel Izdebski Selikh-Aga - TBA Hassan - Clark Rubinshtein Hassan - Brandon Irina Rubinshtein

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