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Dec. 05 2018

12/22/18 – La Fanciulla del West -1pm

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The Metropolitan Opera

La Fanciulla del West
Giacomo Puccini

  • ESTIMATED RUN TIME: 3 HRS 33 MINS, 2 intermissions
  • SUNG IN ITALIAN
  • photo credit:  Ken Howard / Met Opera

Soprano Eva-Maria Westbroek sings Puccini’s gun-slinging heroine in this romantic epic of the Wild West, with the heralded return of tenor Jonas Kaufmann in the role of the outlaw she loves. Tenor Yusif Eyvazov also sings some performances. Baritone Željko Lučić is the vigilante sheriff Jack Rance, and Marco Armiliato conducts.

You can download performance programs, read the opera synopsis and watch performance videos at: https://www.metopera.org/Season/Radio/Saturday-Matinee-Broadcasts/

CAST

Headshot of Marco Armiliato

CONDUCTOR

Marco Armiliato

Headshot of Eva-Maria Westbroek

MINNIE

Eva-Maria Westbroek

Headshot of Jonas Kaufmann

DICK JOHNSON

Jonas Kaufmann

Headshot of Carlo Bosi

NICK

Carlo Bosi

Headshot of Željko Lučić

JACK RANCE

Željko Lučić

Headshot of Michael Todd Simpson

SONORA

Michael Todd Simpson

Headshot of Matthew Rose

ASHBY

Matthew Rose

Headshot of Oren Gradus

JAKE WALLACE

Oren Gradus

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