Puccini's LA BOHEME
Sponsored by Viron Rondo Osteria
Presented by: The Metropolitan Opera HD Live
Approximate running time: 2 hours and 55 minutes
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Torrington CT 06790
La Bohème (Puccini)
February 24, 2018 at 12:30 p.m. ET
Conductor: Marco Armiliato
Production: Franco Zeffirelli
Set Designer: Franco Zeffirelli
Costume Designer: Peter J. Hall
Lighting Designer: Gil Wechsler
Cast: Sonya Yoncheva (Mimì), Susanna Phillips (Musetta), Michael Fabiano (Rodolfo), Lucas Meachem (Marcello), Alexey Lavrov (Schaunard), Matthew Rose (Colline), Paul Plishka (Benoit/Alcindoro)
An exciting young cast stars in Franco Zeffirelli’s classic production of La Bohème, the most-performed opera in Met history. Sonya Yoncheva stars as Mimì opposite Michael Fabiano as the passionate writer Rodolfo. Susanna Phillips reprises the role of the flirtatious Musetta and Lucas Meachem sings the role of her lover, the painter Marcello. The cast also features Alexey Lavrov and Matthew Rose as Rodolfo and Marcello’s friends Schaunard and Colline and Paul Plishka as Benoit and Alcindoro in this performance, led by Marco Armiliato.
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|
Concessions such as coffee and tea and snacks are available for sale.
However, please no outside food or drinks.