The opera “Tannhauser” may remain in the repertoire in concert, said “RIA Novosti” the new director of the Novosibirsk Opera and Ballet Vladimir Kehman.
«Yesterday I watched the show, and as for the musical component, it is at a high level. Therefore, the “Tannhauser” may remain in the repertoire in a concert performance. I do not rule out this possibility, but the final decision will be taken only after my meeting with the chief conductor, which is not yet available, and located in Barcelona, ”- said Mr. Kehman.
As reported by” b “, 29 March, the Minister of Culture of Russia Vladimir Medina announced that the director of the Novosibirsk Opera Boris Mezdrich dismissed from his post. New director was appointed Vladimir Kehman already managing the Mikhailovsky Theatre in St. Petersburg. The conflict between the Orthodox community and the creators of the opera “Tannhauser” was resolved in favor of the former. Open letter regarding the dismissal of Boris Mezdricha published KinoSoyuz members. The document, which was signed by, among others, Andrew Proshkin, Andrei Smirnov and Vitaly Mansky, personnel decision the Ministry of Culture called “a flagrant outrage,” as the authors call “the immediate restoration Mezdricha in office and offset Culture Minister Vladimir Medina».
As the deputy head of the presidential administration criticized the “Tannhauser” – in the article “Repertoire gosteatrov before staging want to watch».
The dismissal of Boris Mezdricha read the material, “” Tannhauser “gave his resignation».