- 3 hr 15 min
- NOT SET
Three extraordinary sopranosAleksandra Kurzak, Eleonora Buratto, and Asmik Grigorian (in her highly anticipated Met debut)tackle the demanding role of Cio-Cio-San, the loyal geisha at the heart of Puccinis devastating tragedy. Tenors Matthew Polenzani and Jonathan Tetelman co-star as the callous American naval officer Pinkerton, whose betrayal destroys her. Mezzo-sopranos Elizabeth DeShong and Eve Gigliotti share the role of the steadfast maid Suzuki, and baritone Davide Luciano and Lucas Meachem are the American consul Sharpless. Acclaimed maestro Xian Zhang makes her Met debut conducting Anthony Minghellas vivid production.