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Mar. 31 2012

04/07/12 – Manon – 1:00pm

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By Jules Massenet

Librettist: Henri Meilhac and Philippe Gille
Sung in French

Approximate running time 3 hrs. 55 min.

Anna Netrebko’s dazzling portrayal of the tragic heroine in Laurent Pelly’s new production travels to the Met from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Piotr Beczala and Paulo Szot also star, with the Met’s Principal Conductor Fabio Luisi on the podium.

Cast

Conductor: Fabio Luisi
Manon: Anna Netrebko
des Grieux: Piotr Beczala
Lescaut: Paulo Szot
Comte des Grieux: David Pittsinger

The Production Team

Production: Laurent Pelly
Set Designer: Chantal Thomas
Costume Designer: Laurent Pelly
Lighting Designer: Joël Adam
Choreographer: Lionel Hoche
Dramaturg: Agathe Mélinand

 

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