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Story of a Real Man, The [Povest’ o nastoyashchem cheloveke]locked

  • Richard Taruskin


Opera in four acts, op.117, by Sergey Prokofiev to a libretto by the composer and Mira Alexandrovna Mendelson (Prokof’yeva) after Boris Polevoy’s novella (1946); Leningrad, Kirov Theatre, 3 December 1948 (closed run-through without sets or costumes); first public performance, Moscow, Bol’shoy Theatre, 8 October 1960...

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