The Story of Lieutenant Kijé

Free Family Concert

The Story of Lieutenant Kijé



July 20

Jul 20

Doors at 3:30pm, Show at 4pm

Riverwalk Center

What happens when someone tells a little white lie? The answer can be found in the story of Lieutenant Kijé, a Russian satire about an army officer who never existed. Watch as three actors and six musicians bring the story and composer Sergei Prokofiev’s first film score to life. Produced in partnership with Backstage Theatre.

Arragement by Darin Kelly, with Script by Amy Fenton

Sergei Prokofiev (Arr. Kelly, Script: Fenton)

Lieutenant Kije Suite

  1. Birth of Kijé (Рождение Киже)
  2. Romance (Романс)
  3. Kijé’s Wedding (Свадьба Киже)
  4. Troika (Тройка)
  5. Kijé’s Funeral (Похороны Киже)
The Story of Lieutenant Kijé

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