Kazakhstan Prime-Minister Karim Massimov visited the Bolshoi Theater in Moscow on November 6. He attended Glinka's opera Ruslan and Lyudmila directed by Dmitriy Chernyakov.
Ruslan and Lyudmila opera was the first to be performed on the reconstructed stage of the Bolshoi Theater.
Ruslan and Lyudmila opera is one of the greatest in the Russian opera repertoire and an inseparable part of the history of the Bolshoi Theater. It was performed in the Theater more than 7 hundred times in different variations. 165 years ago it appeared on the posters of the Bolshoi Theater for the first time.
Source: Prime Minister Karim Massimov's Youtube channel