Operetta in three acts.
Also known as «The Circus Princess».
Running time − 3 hours.
Libretto by J.Brammer and A.Grunwald.
Production Unit − K. Ivanov, S. Akchurina, B. Golodnitsky, M. Adamovich
Music Director − Mikhail Adamovich.
Conductor – Ivan Egorov.
Choreographer − Konstantin Ivanov.
Set Designer − Boris Golodnitsky.
Costume Designer − Tatiana Izycheva.
Chorus Master – Olga Zhilinskaya.
Lighting Designer – Anatoly Nikolaev.
Premiere − November 14, 2003.
«Mr. X» − one of the most popular operetta by I. Kalman. Had its premiere March 26, 1926 in Vienna at the theater, «An der Wien» and was a resounding success. Since then she has been on the Billboard music repertory theaters in the world.
Music lyric operetta attracted wide chant, sincere feeling, contagious joy of comic episodes.
In the original, the action takes place in St. Petersburg and Vienna. Subsequently, the plot was shifted directors still on «foreign soil», respectively, character names were also changed. Spring, the driving plot of the operetta, becoming Baron Gaston de schemer Kreveliak. His victim − a former naval officer Etienne Verdier, who is also a circus artist Mister X, and the young widow of his uncle Theodore Verdier.
This performance won the Grand Prix of the festival «Theatrical Yoshkar-Ola» in 2004.