METROPOLITAN OPERA LIVE

 

LUISA MILLER (VERDI): 26 July to 8 August

A revival of LUISA MILLER, which has not been seen at the Met since 2006. Starring SonyaYoncheva as a peasant girl Luisa opposite PiotrBeczala as Rodolfo in Verdi’s tragedy about a young woman who sacrifices her own happiness in an attempt to save her father’s life. The cast also stars PlácidoDomingo as Luisa’s father Miller, with Olesya Petrova as Federica, and Alexander Vinogradov in his Met debut and Dmitry Belosselskiy as Walter and Wurm respectively, the ruthless men determined to tear Luisa and Rodolfo apart.

Thu 26 Jul
Sun 29 Jul
Mon 30 Jul
Sat 4 Aug

 

CENDRILLON (MASSENET): 9 to 22 August

Massenet’s enchanting opera CENDRILLON, based on Cinderella, premieres at the Met conducted by Bertrand de Billy and directed by Laurent Pelly, whose Met credits include staging Donizetti’s La Fille du Régiment and Massenet’s Manon. Joyce DiDonato adds another role to her Met repertory as the title character, a role she has sung to acclaim at the Grand Teatre del Liceu, Santa Fe Opera, and Royal Opera, Covent Garden.

Thu 9 Aug
Sun 12 Aug
Mon 13 Aug
Sat 18 Aug