Sergei Prokofiev in Chicago Opera - 30 December, 1921, at night
from Sergey Prokofiev diaries: 30 December 1921, page 655:
Act Three, and all went well. Much laughter in the audience at the Cook's scene, and a round of applause for the scenery of the third scene (with the Oranges). During Linetta's scene I thought of Linette. But overall the act did not have the success of Act Two. When Baklanov came backstage he said merely that he thought there should be some cuts.
In Act Four Chelio came in a bar late and half his quarrel with Fata went awry. In the second scene St Leger did not start the March on time.* The guards' firing of their weapons was late. The final rushing about still seemed aimless; I … more >>
http://data.open.ac.uk/led/person/Sergey+Prokofiev/1450307447086, Sergey Prokofiev diaries: 30 December 1921, p. 655. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1459259194705 accessed: 26 January, 2022
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The Love of Three Oranges, Op.33
written by Sergei Prokofiev
|performed by Artists of the Chicago Opera, Sergei Prokofiev, Frank St. Leger|
|Date/Time||30 December, 1921, at night|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, indoors, in public|
* St Leger was conducting the offstage band in the March.