Tristan und Isolde, Mariinsky Theatre, Moscow

golden_mask_small.gifBy George Loomis [Financial Times, 19 April 2006]
The Golden Mask Festival, an Oscar-like event that brings stage productions from across the former Soviet Union to Moscow every spring, confronted the city with the Mariinsky (Kirov) Theatreís latest excursion into the Wagnerian realm: a Tristan und Isolde new in St Petersburg last year.