A Chekhov Trilogy
Composer: Richard Wargo
Librettist: Richard Wargo
Other Artistic Personnel: A Visit to the Country:
John DeMain (Conductor)
Dorothy Danner (Director)

The Music Shop: John DeMain (Conductor)
Dorothy Danner (Director)

Original Cast: A Visit to the Country:
Jane Shaulis (Tania)
Melanie Sarakatsannis (Nadia)
Gary Lehman (Misha)
Kevin N. Wines (Husband)
Andrea Wilkomirski (Wife)
David Barron (Sergei)

The Music Shop: Peter Kazaras (Ivan)
Perry Ward (Dimitri)
Lee Merrill (Masha)
Jane Shaulis (Ivan's Wife)

Work Web Site: http://www.schirmer.com/default.aspx?TabId=2420&State_2874=2&workId_2874=34322
Premiere Date: August 13, 1993
Description: Three one-act operas: The Seduction of a Lady, A Visit to the Country and The Music Shop. Though the trilogy premiered as a whole in 1993, each opera had its own earlier premiere in the 1980's before being presented as a group.
Character List (Major): 3 Sopranos, 2 Mezzo Sopranos, 3 Tenors, 3 Baritones, 2 super (fewer singers are required when the roles are doubled within the three operas)
Comments: Each opera has its own listing within the North American Works Directory. Please search the individual titles for more detailed information.
Length: 02:20
Total Acts: 3
Chorus: small chorus (optional)
Orchestration: fl (pic), ob (ca), 2 cl (bcl), bsn(cbn) - 2 hrn, tpt, tbn - timp, perc - hp, pf (kbd) - str
onstage: vn, vc, pf
Contact: G. Schirmer, Inc.
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Phone: 212-254-2100
Composer Web Site: http://www.schirmer.com/default.aspx?TabId=2419&State_2872=2&composerId_2872=2847
Publisher Web Site: http://www.schirmer.com/
Schedule of Performances Listings
A Chekhov Trilogy (Wargo)
Friday, March 27, 1998 - Skylight Music Theatre
A Chekhov Trilogy (Wargo)
Saturday, April 26, 1997 - Academy of Vocal Arts Opera Theatre
A Chekhov Trilogy (Wargo)
Friday, February 16, 1996 - Academy of Vocal Arts Opera Theatre
A Chekhov Trilogy (Wargo)
Friday, August 13, 1993 - Chautauqua Opera
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