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THE COMPLETE PUSHKIN: BOOK LAUNCH AND READING

Tuesday, June 26, 2018
7:00 PM  8:30 PM
A book launch and reading from the first volume of Alma Classics’s new complete edition of Pushkin’s lyrics and shorter poetry – well over 700 verses – with Pushkin’s original Russian (or occasionally French) texts and English translations on facing pages.  

In English and Russian.


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PUSHKIN THE OPERA: MARITA PHILLIPS IN CONVERSATION WITH SASHA DUGDALE

Thursday, June 28, 2018
7:00 PM  8:30 PM
Marita Phillips is the great-great-great granddaughter of both Pushkin and Nicholas I. She has spent many years writing the libretto for Pushkin - The Opera, which will premiere in the UK on July 11th and 12th at Grange Park Opera, with a score by Russian composer Konstantin Boyarsky. Join us to learn the background of the opera in a conversation between Marita Phillips and poet and writer Sasha Dugdale. 

In English.