Met Live Opera: Fedora

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Showings

Mary D. Fisher Theatre Sat, Jan 14, 2023 11:00 AM
Mary D. Fisher Theatre Wed, Jan 18, 2023 3:00 PM
Film Info
Event Type:Met Live Opera
Run Time:2 hours, 41 minutes
Met Company
Conductor:Marco Armiliato
Opera Company:Sonya Yoncheva (Fedora)
Rosa Feola (Olga)
Piotr Beczala (Loris Ipanoff)
Artur Rucinski (De Siriex)
Production:David McVicar
Set Designer:Charles Edwards
Costume Designer:Brigitte Reiffenstuel
Lighting Designer:Adam Silverman

Description

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Umberto Giordano
Fedora


Live: Saturday, Jan. 14 at 11:00 a.m.
Encore: Wednesday, Jan. 18 at 3:00 p.m.


There will be a pre-opera talk led by Russ Fox one hour before the LIVE performance on Saturday.


Cast: Sonya Yoncheva (Fedora), Rosa Feola (Olga), Piotr Beczala (Loris Ipanoff), Artur Rucinski (De Siriex)


Umberto Giordano’s exhilarating drama returns to the Met repertory for the first time in 25 years. Packed with memorable melodies, showstopping arias, and explosive confrontations, Fedora requires a cast of thrilling voices to take flight, and the Met’s new production promises to deliver. Soprano Sonya Yoncheva, one of today’s most riveting artists, sings the title role of the 19th-century Russian princess who falls in love with her fiance´’s murderer, Count Loris, sung by star tenor Piotr Beczala. Soprano Rosa Feola is the Countess Olga, Fedora’s confidante, and baritone Artur Rucin´ski is the diplomat De Siriex, with much-loved Met maestro Marco Armiliato conducting. Director David McVicar delivers a detailed and dramatic staging based around an ingenious fixed set that, like a Russian nesting doll, unfolds to reveal the opera’s three distinctive settings—a palace in St. Petersburg, a fashionable Parisian salon, and a picturesque villa in the Swiss Alps.