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Met Live in HD: Adriana Lecouvreur

Saturday, January 19, 2019 - 1:00pm
Mary D'Angelo Performing Arts Center

Soprano Anna Netrebko takes on the title role of the real-life French actress who dazzled 18th-century audiences with her on- and off-stage passion in the Metropolitan Opera production of Cilea’s Adriana LeCouvreur. The soprano is joined by tenor Piotr Beczała as Adriana's lover, Maurizio. The principal cast also features mezzo-soprano Anita Rachvelishvili and baritone Ambrogio Maestri. Gianandrea Noseda conducts. Sir David McVicar's staging, which sets the action in a working replica of a Baroque theater, premiered at the Royal Opera House in London. See it Saturday, Jan. 19, at 12:55 p.m. in the Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $18 for adults, $15 for seniors, and $12 for students/youth. To purchase tickets, visit miac.mercyhurst.edu or call 814-824-3000