Donizetti's L'ELISIR d'AMORE
Sponsored by Viron Rondo Osteria
Presented by: The Metropolitan Opera HD Live
Approximate running time: 2 hours and 39 minutes
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L’Elisir d’Amore (Donizetti)
February 10, 2018 at 12:00 p.m. ET
Conductor: Domingo Hindoyan
Production: Bartlett Sher
Set Designer: Michael Yeargan
Costume Designer: Catherine Zuber
Lighting Designed By: Jennifer Tipton
Cast: Pretty Yende (Adina), Matthew Polenzani (Nemorino), Davide Luciano (Belcore), Ildebrando D’Arcangelo (Dulcamara)
Donizetti’s comic gem L’Elisir d’Amore, staged by Bartlett Sher and conducted by Domingo Hindoyan, stars Pretty Yende as the spirited Adina, with Matthew Polenzani as Nemorino, the simple peasant who falls in love with her. Davide Luciano makes his Met debut as the role of Adina’s arrogant fiancé, Belcore and Ildebrando D’Arcangelo sings the role of the magic potion-peddling Doctor Dulcamara. Domingo Hindoyan makes his company debut conducting.
Thanks to the generous support of the Mitchell Auto Group, the Warner is proud to again offer a pre-performance lecture series for the Met Opera in HD 2017-2018 Season. Each lecture begins 2 hours prior to each opera and lasts aproximately 45 minutes. The lectures are free and open to all regardless of ticket purchase.
|Saturday,October 07, 2017||Bellini’s NORMA||Nunzio DeFilippis|
|Saturday, October 14, 2017||Mozart’s DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE||Jeffrey Engel|
|Saturday, November 18, 2017||LECTURE TOPIC: WHAT IS BECONING OF OPERA?||Dr. Marguerite Mullée|
|Saturday, January 27, 2018||Puccini’s TOSCA||Jeffrey Engel|
|Saturday, February 10, 2018||Donizetti’s L’ELISIR D’AMORE||Dr. Marguerite Mullée|
|Saturday, February 24, 2018||Puccini’s LA BOHÈME||Dr. Marguerite Mullée|
|Saturday, March 10, 2018||Rossini’s SEMIRAMIDE||Nunzio DeFilippis|
|Saturday, March 31, 2018||Mozart’s COSÌ FAN TUTTI||Jeffrey Engel|
|Saturday, April 14, 2018||Verdi’s LUISA MILLER||Nunzio DeFilippis|
|Saturday, April 28, 2018||Massenet’s CENDRILLON||Nunzio DeFilippis|
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