Iolanta

from Peter Tschaikowski


Iolanthe
Lyric opera in one act

Libretto

Modest Tschaikowsky (after Henrik Hertz)

Premiere

18 December 1892, St Petersburg (Marjinsky Theatre)

Cast

KING RENE OF PROVENCE (bass)
ROIBERT (baritone)
VAUDEMONT (tenor)
EBN-HAKIR (baritone)
IOLANTA (soprano)


CHORUS
Iolanta's friends and attendants, king's entourage, Robert's followers

Place

Provence

Time

15th century

Composer

Tschaikowski, Peter