Alexander Kravets’ current season comprises Alexander’s returns as Police Officer The Nose to La Monnaie, Missail Boris Godunov at Teatro alla Scala, Sailor Tsar Saltan at Teatro Real Madrid and La Monnaie, The Incredible Andrea Chenier and Altoum Turandot at the Royal Opera House. Recent projects include Drunken Cossack Mazeppa with Berliner Philharmoniker and Baden-Baden Festival, 4th Jew in Salome with Finnish National Opera Helsinki, Ulisse in Ronchetti’s Inferno for Oper Frankfurt. Kravets returns to the Royal Opera House Covent Garden as Goro Madama Butterfly, Grand Théâtre de Genève as Platon Karataev War & Peace, Ulisse in Ronchetti’s Inferno at the Spoleto Festival, La Monnaie as Chekalinsky Pique Dame, First Jew in the Salome production of Théâtre des Champs-Élysées (postponed due to COVID), Shuyski Boris Godunov in the Opéra de Monte Carlo, Ulisse in Ronchetti’s Inferno at the Oper Frankfurt, Clare Quilty in Lolita by Rodion Shchedrin for Prague, Chekalinsky Pique Dame at the Teatro di San Carlo Naples.
Highlights of Alexander’s previous seasons include Goro Madama Butterfly at the Royal Opera House, Platon Karataev War & Peace at Grand Théâtre de Genève, Ulisse in Ronchetti’s Inferno at Oper Frankfurt, Drunken Cossack Mazeppa with Berliner Philharmoniker and Baden-Baden Festival, PoliceOfficer The Nose at the Royal Opera House and Komische Oper Berlin, 1st Jew Salome at Théâtre des Champs Elysées*, Shuisky Boris Godunov at Opéra de Monte-Carlo, Missail Boris Godunov at Salzburger Festspiele*, The Swan Carmina Burana Opera Bergen, Clare Quilty Lolita Prague National Theatre, Chekalinsky Pique Dame Teatro di San Carlo, both Cherevin From the House of the Dead and Astrologue Golden Cockerel at La Monnaie, Marquis The Gambler Opéra de Monte-Carlo, the title role in The Nose at Aix-en-Provence Festival and Opéra de Lyon, The District Police Inspector in Barrie Kosky production of The Nose for the Royal Opera House Covent Garden as well as at Komische Oper Berlin, Berlin State Opera, Opéra de Lausanne, Dutch National Opera and the Metropolitan Opera, Chekalinsky in Pique Dame at the Salzburg festival under Mariss Jansons, Prince Nilski in The Gambler for Opéra de Monte Carlo, The Astrologer in The Golden Cockerel for Opera Royal de La Monnaie and Teatro Real Madrid. (* -cancelled),
His vast repertoire involves Shipman in The Tale of Tsar Saltan and Čerevin in From the House of the Dead for La Monnaie, Brussels, Alfredo La Traviata for Opera Bergen, Tattered peasant in Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk La Scala, Teatro Real Madrid, Opéra de Monte-Carlo, Teatro di San Carlo, Dutch National Opera, Grand Théâtre de Genève and Paris Opéra, Graf Albert in Die tote Stadt and Ser Toldo Berardengo in Francesca da Rimini for Paris Opéra, Schoolmaster in The Cunning Little Vixen for Dutch National Opera, Monostatos in Die Zauberflöte for Teatro La Fenice in Venice, Teatro Massimo in Palermo and Grand Théâtre de Genève, Spoletta in Tosca for Bregenz Festival, Monsieur Triquet in Eugene Onegin for Teatro La Fenice and Grand Théâtre de Genève, and Sellem in The Rake’s Progress for Deutsche Oper am Rhein in Düsseldorf.