|Prokofiev - The Fiery Angel DVD (1991) |
Valery Gergiev conducts the Kirov Opera in this controversial performance of Prokofiev's incendiary opera, filmed at the Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg. A medieval nun's delusions corrupt her sisters into an orgy of decadence. Contains nudity.
Galina Gorchakova and Sergei Leiferkus are featured singers; Valery Gergiev conducts the chorus and orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg in this version of Prokofiev's opera.