Anna Bolena by Gaetano Donizetti
Libretto by Felice Romani
Approximate running time:3 hrs 30 mins
Sondra Radvanovsky embarks on her quest to sing all three of Donizetti’s Tudor queens, here as Anne Boleyn. Ildar Abdrazakov is King Henry VIII, Jamie Barton is Jane Seymour, the king’s consort, and Stephen Costello plays the queen’s love interest in Sir David McVicar’s gripping period production. Marco Armiliato conducts.
Sung in: Italian
Lord Riccardo Percy
Photo Credits: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera