Eugene Onegin, Op. 24, is an opera in 3 acts, composed by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. The libretto, organised by the composer himself, very closely follows certain passages in Alexander Pushkin's novel in verse, retaining much of his. Eugene Onegin is a well-known example of lyric opera, to which Tchaikovsky added music of a dramatic nature. The story concerns a selfish hero who lives to. Name Aliases, Eugenio Oneguin; Евгений Онегин (опера); Jevgenij Oněgin; Eugen Oněgin; Jewgeni Onegin; Jevgeni Onegin (opera). Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin is a radiant example of Russian Lyric Opera. A deeply moving tale packed with big tunes, dances and a heart-stopping duel. His operas have achieved a steadily growing popularity outside of Russia. The libretto for Eugene Onegin was largely put together by the composer himself, with. Yevgeny Onegin (Евгений Онегин), also known as Eugene Onegin, Op. 24 (TH 5 ; ČW 5), was Tchaikovsky's fifth completed opera, which he described as 'lyrical. Get to know the romance and tragedy of Tchaikovsky's beautiful opera, Eugene Onegin, with pictures from the Metropolitan Opera in New York, starring Anna. Ma marks years since the first production of one of the main masterpieces of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - the opera Eugene. Eugene Onegin. opera by Pyotr Tchaikovsky staged by Alexei Stepanyuk. Performed in Russian (the performance will have synchronised English supertitles). Eugene Onegin. Credits: Libretto by Pyotr Tchaikovsky and Konstantin Shilovsky after the novel in verse by Alexander Pushkin Stage Director: Andriy Zholdak.