La Scala Is Getting Ready to Open the Season With ‘Boris Godunov’

Modest Petrovič Musorgsky’s “Boris Godunov,” conducted by Maestro Riccardo Chailly and directed by Kasper Holten, the visionary Danish director is the first performance of the season. The all-star cast includes Ildar Abdrazakov, Lilly Jørstad, and Anna Denisova. Brescia/Amisano

An original production of the nineteenth-century masterpiece by Russian composer Modest Musorgski is opening the new season of the most famous opera house in the world.