Presented by the Yale School of Music

Performance Sunday, April 6, 2014 | 7:30 PM

Yale in New York Concert Series

L'histoire du Soldat

Zankel Hall
This production of Stravinsky’s The Soldier’s Tale is a collaboration by the Yale School of Music and Yale School of Drama. The performance features a new English translation and stage direction by Liz Diamond, as well as music direction by David Shifrin. Collaborators include Scenic Designer Michael Yeargan, Costume Designer Ilona Somogyi, Choreographer Emily Coates, Lighting Designer Solomon Weisbard, and Production Stage Manager Hannah Sullivan. Tony Award-winner and Yale graduate Michael Cerveris is The Reader. The cast also includes James Cusati-Moyer as the Devil, Mariko Parker as the Princess, and Tom Pecinka as the Soldier.


  • Featuring: Michael Cerveris, James Cusati-Moyer, Mariko Parker, and Tom Pecinka
  • David Shifrin, Music Director and Clarinet
  • Ani Kavafian, Violin
  • Mikio Sasaki, Trumpet
  • Stephen Ivany, Trombone
  • Michael Zuber, Bassoon
  • Georgi Videnov, Percussion
  • Samuel Suggs, Bass


  • STRAVINSKY A Soldier’s Tale

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