Mikhail Sinkevich joined the Mariinsky Theatre in 2000. Productions he conducts there include the operas The Queen of Spades, Sadko, Prince Igor, Ruslan and Lyudmila, A Life for the Tsar, Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk, Le nozze di Figaro, Lucia di Lammermoor, Un ballo in maschera, Macbeth, La forza del destino, Don Carlo, Aida, Madama Butterfly, Turandot, Carmen, Das Rheingold, Die Walküre, Der Fliegende Holländer and Salome and the ballets Swan Lake, The Nutcracker, La Bayadère, Don Quixote, Giselle, Prodigal Son, Jewels, La Valse, Piano Concerto No 2 (Ballet Imperial) and Études. His repertoire also includes the operas Boris Godunov, Eugene Onegin, Iolanta, Mazepa, Khovanshchina, Die Zauberflöte, La traviata, Rigoletto and Il trovatore among others.
In 2009 Mikhail Sinkevich made his debut at the New National Opera in Tokyo, conducting the first ever performance in Japan of Dmitry Shostakovich’s opera Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk.
He has conducted several concerts at both the Mariinsky Theatre and the Concert Hall with the theatre’s leading soloists. He has toured with the Mariinsky Opera and Ballet Companies to countries throughout the world, appearing at the Metropolitan Opera, the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, and Baden-Baden’s Festspielhaus. He frequently collaborates with opera houses and symphony orchestras in Russia, Belarus, Germany, Croatia and other countries.