Puccini’s three-act Opera, sung in Italian with English subtitles, brings Anthony Minghella’s ENO sweeping production to the Met.
Leading sopranos Hui He and Ana María Martínez share the heart-breaking title role of the doomed geisha, with tenors Piero Pretti and Andrea Carè as the American naval officer who abandons her. Please note that Placido Domingo has withdrawn from all Met appearences. He will be replaced by American tenor Andre Care.
Pier Giorgio Morandi is on the podium for Anthony Minghella’s sweeping production, a perennial audience favourite. A co-production of the Metropolitan Opera, English National Opera, and the Lithuanian National Opera. 210m approx including 2 intervals. Act I - 54m; Intermission – 30m; Act II - 51m; Intermission - 24m; Act III - 33m.
Tickets £20 (Friends/Students £17.50)
Sun 10 Nov 14:30 (Delayed live)
Thu 14 Nov 19:30 (Encore)