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Armeec - official insurer of the opera Boris Godunov

Opera Godunov

Spectacular stage and stands with 1400 seats in front of St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral

The classic Russian opera Boris Godunov by Modest Musorgski was presented to the grand stage in front of the St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, attended by more than 7000 people, who use to the best advantage and enjoy the June evenings.

Presentation of masterpieces of the Russian classics in the open air in front of the Bulgarian audience was an important part of the cultural program of the capital city. It solemnly noted four significant anniversaries - 175 years since the birth of Modest Musorgski, 100 years since the birth of the famous bass Boris Christoff, 85 years since the birth of Nikolai Gyaurov, both internationally recognized with their impersonations of Boris Godunov, and 90 years since the consecration of St. Alexander Nevsky Patriarchal Cathedral. The attendees were able to enjoy the classic chant showing great interest due to which the opera was back on stage in front of the scenery of St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral on July 3 and 4. Traditionally, the staging and the audience were insured by Armeec. Visitors of the National Opera will be insured in the period July 4 to 29, in which the ballet and opera performances and children’s programs will be held in the Park of the Military Academy.