Puccini’s final opera Turandot returns to the Met
Oct 12, 2017
to Nov 16, 2017 Official Site
Franco Zeffirelli’s staging of Puccini’s final opera Turandot returns to the Met from October 12 for an initial ten performances through to November 16 starring soprano Oksana Dyka in the title role and tenor Aleksandrs Antonenko as Calàf. Led by Carlo Rizzi, performances also feature soprano Maria Agresta as Liù with bass-baritone James Morris as Timur.
Later in the season, there’s a further opportunity to see the much loved production with five performances from March 21 to April 5 featuring soprano Martina Serafin as Turandot, tenor Marcelo Álvarez as Calàf, soprano Guanqun Yu as Liù, and bass-baritone Alexander Tsymbalyuk as Timur, conducted by Marco Armiliato. For two performances, on November 16 and April 5, soprano Hei-Kyung Hong will be seen as Liù, a role she has sung in over 30 performances with the company.
Further information, including biographies of principal artists, is available in our online press room here.
Performances for Turandot: October 12, 17, 21, 25, 28, 31; November 4mat, 8, 11, 16; March 21, 24mat, 28, 31; April 5. Curtain times vary: complete schedule here. Running time: 3 hours and 4 minutes, including two intermissions.
Tickets begin at $25; for prices, more information, or to place an order, please call (212) 362-6000 or visit www.metopera.org. Special rates for groups of 10 or more are available by calling (212) 341-5410 or visiting www.metopera.org/groups.
Author: Metropolitan Opera
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All events and times are subject to change.