MET Opera - Adriana Lecouvreur

GENRE: Opera
RATING: NR
RUNNING TIME: 3:33
RELEASE DATE: January 12, 2019
STARRING: Anna Netrebko, Anita Rachvelishvili, Piotr Beczala
DIRECTOR: Gianandrea Noseda
WRITER(S): Francesco Cilea
MOVIE SYNOPSIS: For the first time at the Met, Anna Netrebko sings the title role of Adriana Lecouvreur, the great 18th-century actress in love with the military hero Maurizio, sung by tenor Piotr Beczała. Gianandrea Noseda conducts Cilea’s tragedy, in a new staging by Sir David McVicar, with the action partially set in a working replica of a Baroque theater. The cast also features mezzo-soprano Anita Rachvelishvili as the Princess of Bouillon, Adriana’s rival for Maurizio’s affections, and baritone Ambrogio Maestri as Michonnet