Sergei Skorokhodov

Sergei Skorohodov began his operatic career in 2007, when he joined the the Mariinsky Theatre and nearly immediately became a leading soloist of this theatre. In 2010 debuted at the Metropolitan opera as Ivan (The Nose). 

Under the baton of Maestro Valery Gergiev, Sergei has performed in various theatres and concert halls such as Festspielhaus Baden Baden, the Royal Opera in Stockholm, Metropolitan Opera House in New York, Washington National Opera, Welsh National Opera and others. 

His critically highly acclaimed recent successes include the performances in Lohengrin, Lucia di Lammermoor, Tosca, The Nose, Der fliegende Holländer, Nabucco, Ariadne auf Naxos, La Traviata at the Mariinsky Theatre, Deutsche Oper Berlin, Deutsche Oper am Rhein, Valencia Palau de la Musica, Chicago Lyric Opera, Glynderbourne Festival and many others. He currently performs at the Bayerische Staatsoper in Munich, Teatro alla Scala, Toronto Opera, Opéra national de Paris. 

After his 2007 debut at the Bolshoi Theatre as Grigoriy Boris Godunov Sergey Skorohodov also sang Vaudémont Iolanta (2016), the title part in Lohengrin (2022, premiere performances), Andrei Mazeppa there. 

Repertoire at the Bolshoi

Pretender (Boris Godunov)
Vaudémont (Iolanta)
Lohengrin (Lohengrin)
Andrei (Mazeppa)
Alfredo (La Traviata)
Don Carlo (Don Carlo)


Pretender (Boris Godunov) — Washington National Opera, Mariinsky Theatre, Bayerische Staatsoper in Munich

Andrei Khovansky (Khovanshchina) — Teatro alla Scala, Opéra national de Paris

Lensky (Eugene Onegin) — Grand Theatre in Warsaw, Mariinsky Theatre, Teatro Comunale di Bologna

Vaudémont (Iolanta) — Mariinsky Theatre, Grand Theatre in Warsaw, Dallas Opera, Opéra de Montecarlo

Alfredo (La Traviata) — Deutsche Oper Berlin, Berlin Staatsoper, Mariinsky Theatre

Erik (Der fliegende Holländer) — Metropolitan Opera, Mariinsky Theatre, Festspielhaus Baden Baden, Deutsche Oper am Rhein in Düsseldorf, Bergen National Opera

Lohengrin (Lohengrin) — Mariinsky Theatre, Aalto Theatre in Essen

Froh (Das Rheingold) — Bayerische Staatsoper

Bacchus (Ariadne auf Naxos) — Mariinsky Theatre, Glynderbourne Festival

Ivan (The Nose) — Mariinsky Theatre, Royal Opera in Stockholm, Metropolitan Opera

Zinovy Borisovich (Lady Macbeth of Mzensk) — Bayerische Staatsoper

Edgardo (Lucia di Lammermoor) — Mariinsky Theatre

Giasone (Cerubini’s Medea) — Palacio de las Artes Reina Sofía in València

Ismaele (Nabucco) — Chicago Lyric Oper, Mariinsky Theatre

Macduff (Macbeth) — Mariinsky Theatre, Berlin Staatsoper

Gabriele Adorno (Simon Boccanegra) — Mariinsky Theatre

Calaf (Turandot) — Toronto Opera

Pinkerton (Madame Butterfly) — Mariinsky Theatre, Teatro Maggio Musicale Firenze

Pierre Bezukhov, Anatol Kuragin (War and Peace) — Mariinsky Theatre

Gvidon (The Golden Cockerel) — Teatro Real de Madrid, Deutsche Oper Berlin

Shepherd (Szymanowski’s Kròl Roger) — Mariinsky Theatre, Grand Theatre in Warsaw

Foresto (Attila) — Mariinsky Theatre

Tannhäuser (Tannhäuser) — Mariinsky Theatre

Hoffmann (Les contes d'Hoffmann) — Mariinsky Theatre

In concert — Rachmaninov’s The Bells, Beethoven's Ninth Symphony, Verdi’s Requiem. 

He worked together with such great conductors as: Valery Gergiev, Riccardo Muti, Yuri Temirkanov, Vladimir Jurowski, Edo de Waart, Placido Domingo, Kirill Petrenko, Kent Nagano, etc.

General partner of the Bolshoi Theatre — insurance company «Ingosstrakh»
Privileged sponsor of the Bolshoi Theatre — Tinkoff Bank
Privileged partner of the Bolshoi Theatre — GUM