On December the 29th, 2022 the premiere of a new production of Mozart 's Die Zauberflöte was presented at Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg. Boris Stepanov performed the role of Tamino.
Musical Director: Valery Gergiev
Multimedia Director and Lighting Designer: Gleb Filshtinsky
Stage Director: Ekaterina Malaya
Set Designer: Pyotr Okunev
Costume Designer: Martin Ruprecht
Video production: Studio Show Consulting
Musical Preparation: Marina Mishuk
Chorus Master: Pavel Teplov
The premiere performances were conducted by Justus Frantz.
Some of the soloists shone as bright spots; among those it was hard not to distinguish the fragile in his lyricism tenor Boris Stepanov (Tamino) — The Independent Newspaper Stepanov's voice is pleasant and sweet ... the artist may soon become one of the beloved soloists for the Mariinsky Theatre audience owing to his spectacular appearance and vocal potential