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Sun, 13th Jan @ 17:45 - 20:45

Met Opera Encore Screening: Adriana Lecouvreur

The Byre Theatre
location
  • The Byre Theatre
  • University of St Andrews
  • Abbey Street
  • St Andrews
  • KY16 9LA
contact details
  • 01334 475000
  • byreboxoffice@st-andrews.ac.uk
more info

Please note, this is an encore screening.

For the first time at the Met, soprano Anna Netrebko sings the role of Adriana Lecouvreur, the eighteenth-century actress whose real-life intrigues inspired Cilea’s tragic opera. Adriana is adored by many but loves only Maurizio, sung by tenor Piotr BeczaƂa, who adores her in return. Maurizio desperately tries to extricate himself from his previous lover, the Princess of Bouillon— mezzo-soprano Anita Rachvelishvili. When the princess discovers that Adriana is her rival, she takes desperate measures of her own. In this new production directed by Sir David McVicar, the action is partially set in a working replica of a baroque theatre. Gianandrea Noseda conducts the riveting score.

Buy nine different Metscreenings and get tenth screening free.

Tickets: www.byretheatre.com 

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