February 06

MET OPERA LIVE IN HD: SIMON BOCCANEGRA

GIUSEPPE VERDI

2009-2010 HD OPERA SEASON

FEBRUARY 6, 2010 @ 1:00 PM

RUN TIME: 3 HRS 20 MIN

Four decades into a legendary Met career, tenor Plácido Domingo makes history singing the title role in Verdi’s gripping political thriller, which is written for a baritone. Adrianne Pieczonka, Marcello Giordani, and James Morris are his co-stars in this moving and tragic story of a father and his lost daughter. James Levine conducts.

Conductor: James Levine

Production: Giancarlo del Monaco

Cast: Adrianne Pieczonka, Marcello Giordani, Plácido Domingo, James Morris

CAST SHEET & SYNOPSIS:

http://www.metoperafamily.org/uploadedFiles/MetOpera/watch_and_listen/hd_events/boccanegra.pdf

VIDEO: Courtesy of The Metropolitan Opera

PHOTOS: Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera

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