Saturday 16 March 2013
Starts 4pm – Duration: 3 hours & 57 minutes
Live from the New York Met Opera – Screen 1
Tickets £30 +bf (concessions £25 +bf)
Zandonai’s compelling opera, inspired by an episode from Dante’s Inferno, returns in the Met’s ravishingly beautiful production, last seen in 1986. Dramatic soprano Eva-Maria Westbroek and tenor Marcello Giordani are the doomed lovers. Marco Armiliato conducts.
Cast:Eva-Maria Westbroek (Francesca), Marcello Giordani (Paolo), Robert Brubaker (Malatestino), Mark Delavan (Gianciotto)