Metropolitan Opera in HD: Roméo et Juliette
Name: Metropolitan Opera in HD: Roméo et Juliette
Date: July 8, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:55 PM EDT
The electrifying team of Vittorio Grigolo and Diana Damrau reunites for a new production of Gounod’s opera based on the Shakespeare play. Damrau makes her role debut as Juliette in Bartlett Sher’s new production, conducted by Gianandrea Noseda. Elliot Madore sings Mercutio and Mikhail Petrenko sings Frère Laurent. Sher’s staging is a La Scala production, initially presented by the Salzburg Festival, where it premiered in 2008.