Tag Archives: Puccini

Turandot at the Metropolitan opera

Nina Stemme takes on the title role of the proud princess of ancient China, whose riddles doom every suitor who seeks her hand, opposite Marco Berti as Calàf, the brave prince who sings “Nessun dorma” and wins her love. Anita … Continue reading

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La Boheme at the Bolshoi in Moscow.

Premiered on February 20, 1996. 28 January 2016 29 January 2016 30 January 2016 31 January 2016   Sung in Italian with Russian surtitles. Presented with one interval. Running time: 2 hours 45 minutes.   Libretto by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica based on Henry Murger’s novel … Continue reading

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“La Bohème” in Milwaukee

THE FLORENTINE OPERA COMPANY (Milwaukee) PRESENTS: Puccini’s ‘Tragic Romance’ Markes the Finale of the 80th Season Opera’s most touching tale of tragic romance will transport you to 19th century Paris with La Bohème. The Florentine brings the 2013-2014 season to a … Continue reading

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MANON LESCAUT in Baden Baden

Festspielhouse Baden Baden Presents: Puccini: MANON LESCAUT Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra & Sir Simon Rattle Sat., 12. April 2014, 18:00 o’clock Wed., 16. April 2014, 18:00 o’clock Mon., 21. April 2014, 18:00 o’clock  Eva-Maria Westbroek © pr A rococo beauty who … Continue reading

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“Il Trittico” performed by Opera Carolina

OPERA CAROLINA PRESENTS: Performance Belk Theater (130 North Tryon St., Charlotte, NC 28202) Saturday, January 18th, 2014 @ 8:00pm Belk Theater (130 North Tryon St., Charlotte, NC 28202) Thursday, January 23rd, 2014 @ 7:30pm Belk Theater (130 North Tryon St., … Continue reading

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A breathtaking “Madama Butterfly” performed last September in Cape Town…

Madama Butterfly was performed on September 19, 21, 25 and 27 “Riveting, heartfelt … breathtaking and thoroughly engaging” – Sunday Independent “Christine Crouse’s production is simple, beautiful and gimmick-free … and she creates gorgeous scenes” – Die Burger. “an engaging … Continue reading

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