Ernani by Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto by Francesco Maria Piave, based on the play Hernani by Victor Hugo.
Approximate running time 3 hrs. 25 min.
James Levine and Plácido Domingo reunite for Levine’s first Met Ernani since 1983 and Domingo’s first-ever performances of the baritone role of Don Carlo. Francesco Meli stars in the title role, and Angela Meade is the soprano heroine Elvira, caught between rivals for her love.
Sung in Italian