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Jan. 18 2014

01/25/14 – L’Elisir d’Amore – 1:00pm

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Metropolitan Opera

L’Elisir d’Amore by Gaetano Donizetti
Librettist Felice Romani

Sung in Italian
Approximate running time 2 hrs. 41 min.

Elixer_met14Anna Netrebko reprises her adorable Adina in Bartlett Sher’s charming production of Donizetti’s tender comedy, sharing the role with Andriana Chuchman in her Met debut. Ramón Vargas is the love-struck Nemorino, and Erwin Schrott sings the likeable quack Dulcamara, whose “magic” potion causes as many problems
as it solves.

Cast/Crew

Conductor: Maurizio Benini

Adina: Anna Netrebko
Nemorino: Ramón Vargas
Belcore: Nicola Alaimo
Dulcamara: Erwin Schrott

Production: Bartlett Sher
Set Designer: Michael Yeargan
Costume Designer: Catherine Zuber
Lighting Designed by: Jennifer Tipton

Photo credits: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera

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