Gregory The Illuminator Opera to Be Staged

YEREVAN (Armenpress)–Edward Sadoyan–the composer of the "Gregory the Illuminator" opera hopes it will be staged on the occasion of the 1700th anniversary of Armenia’s adoption of Christianity."

Sponsored by Nancy and Michael Kholikian in Boston–the opera was recently performed in concert form at the Aram Khachatrian Concert Hall in Yerevan–and was praised by the audience.

"Gregory the Illuminator" opera which based on Stepan Zakarian’s play–is the first Armenian opera with a spiritual and Christian theme. The musicians think that this opera will find its place among other Armenian famous works.


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