Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 May 2005, 19.00

As part of the Moscow Easter Festival 2005,
Valery Gergiev and the Chorus and Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre
are giving a staged performance of
Prokofiev's opera
War & Peace in Moscow
to celebrate Victory Day - the 60th anniversary of the end of World War II.

Theatre of the Russian Army
(formerly known as the Red Army Theatre)

A concert on Tuesday 3 May, 19.00, also includes Prokofiev's suite The Year 1941:

Great Hall of the Moscow Conservatoire

Prokofiev: The Year 1941
Borodin: Symphony No. 2
Rakhmaninov: Symphony No. 3

Kirov Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre
Valery Gergiev, conductor