Washington National Opera: Puccini's Turandot

Saturday, May 16, 2009 - Thursday, June 04, 2009

Price:

$45.00 - $300.00

Run Time:

2 hours, 45 minutes




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About

Giacomo Puccini's Turandot
Libretto by Giuseppe Adami & Renato Simoni

Acclaimed dramatic sopranos Maria Guleghina and Sylvie Valayre share the role of Turandot in
Puccini's final opera, the compelling story of one suitor's bold attempts to melt the ice princess's
cold and uncompromising heart.

Performed in Italian with English supertitles.
NOTE: Supertitles are not visible from the rear orchestra.
The performance runs approximately 2 hours and 45 minutes, with two 20-minute intermissions.

Single tickets go on sale at the KC box office on Aug. 6.

O-Zone Lecture: Free pre-performance lecture in the Opera House - Thursday, May 21 at 6:15 p.m.
Patrons must present a ticket or stub from any performance of this production.

Artist Q&A Session follows the matinee performance on Sunday, May 24.

Act I:  34 min.
  Intermission: 20 min.
Act II:  45 min.
  Intermission:  20 min.
Act III:  43 min.

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