Maryland Lyric Opera: La Fanciulla del West In Concert
Friday, September 14, 2018, 7:30pm
Saturday, September 15, 2018, 7:30pm
The Music Center
$35 - $75
Maryland Lyric Opera:
La Fanciulla del West In Concert
Puccini’s rarely performed masterwork La Fanciulla del West is a romantic Western epic featuring one of opera’s greatest scores and lushest orchestrations. The two casts are led by internationally acclaimed sopranos Susan Bullock and Jill Gardner in the title role of Minnie, who stands alongside Tosca and Butterfly as one of Puccini’s greatest heroines. The 75-member Maryland Lyric Opera Orchestra appears on stage with the principal singers and chorus and is conducted by Music Director Louis Salemno. Visit www.mdlo.org for more details.
Minnie: Susan Bullock (Sept 14) and Jill Gardner (Sept 15)
Jack Rance: Mark Delavan (Sept 14) and Aleksey Bogdanov (Sept 15)
Dick Johnson: Jonathan Burton (Sept 14) and Yi Li (Sept 15)
Sonora: SeungHyeon Baek
Nick: Joseph Michael Brent
Ashby: Kenneth Kellogg
Wowkle: Catherine Martin
Jake Wallace: Norman Garrett
Jose Castro: Jose Sacin
Supporting roles: Hunter Enoch, Yazid Gray, Jesus Daniel Hernandez, Mauricio Miranda
Louis Salemno, conductor
Please note this performance includes gunshot effects.
This performance is not presented by Strathmore.
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