Verdi's LUISA MILLER
Sponsored by Viron Rondo Osteria
Presented by: The Metropolitan Opera HD Live
Approximate running time: 3 hours and 28 minutes
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Luisa Miller (Verdi) FIRST TIME IN HD
April 14, 2018 at 12:30 p.m. ET
Conductor: Bertrand de Billy
Production: Elijah Moshinsky
Set and Costume Designer: Santo Loquasto
Lighting Designer: Duane Schuler
Cast: Sonya Yoncheva (Luisa), Olesya Petrova (Federica), Piotr Beczala (Rodolfo), Plácido Domingo (Miller), Alexander Vinogradov (Walter), Dmitry Belosselskiy (Wurm)
Bertrand de Billy conducts a revival of Luisa Miller, which has not been seen at the Met since 2006.Starring Sonya Yoncheva as a peasant girl Luisa opposite Piotr Beczala 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 Plácido Domingo 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.
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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