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Mar. 03 2020

04/18/20- Simon Boccanegra- 1pm

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The Metropolitan Opera

Simon Boccanegra

GIUSEPPE VERDI

  • ESTIMATED RUN TIME:  3 HRS 20 MINS, 1 intermission
  • SUNG IN ITALIAN
  • photo credit:   / Met Opera
Audience favorite Ailyn Pérez takes on the touching role of Amelia Grimaldi, with legendary baritone Carlos Álvarez returning to the Met for the first time in more than a decade in the title role. Elegant tenor Joseph Calleja is her lover, Gabriele Adorno, and magisterial bass Dmitry Belosselskiy completes the principal cast as Amelia’s grandfather, Jacopo Fiesco. Carlo Rizzi takes the podium for Verdi’s timeless tale of political and family intrigue. 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 Carlo Rizzi

CONDUCTOR

Carlo Rizzi

Headshot of Ailyn Pérez

AMELIA GRIMALDI

Ailyn Pérez

Headshot of Joseph Calleja

GABRIELE ADORNO

Joseph Calleja

Carlos Álvarez

SIMON BOCCANEGRA

Carlos Álvarez

Headshot of Elchin Azizov

PAOLO

Elchin Azizov

Headshot of Dmitry Belosselskiy

JACOPO FIESCO

Dmitry Belosselskiy

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