Celebrate the tenth anniversary of the Metropolitan Opera's Peabody and Emmy Award-winning series The Met: Live in HD. The broadcast of Verdi's Il Trovatore will be presented live on Saturday, October 3 in select cinemas nationwide.
Soprano Anna Netrebko's dramatic and vocal skills are on full display in her next new role at the Met-Leonora, the Verdi heroine who sacrifices her own life for the love of the gypsy troubadour. Tenor Yonghoon Lee sings the ill-fated Manrico, baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky is his rival, and mezzo-soprano Dolora Zajick is the mysterious gypsy with the troubled past. Marco Armiliato conducts Sir David McVicar's Goya-inspired production.
Runtime 03 hr. 10 min.
Opened October 3rd, 2015
Cast Marco Armiliato, Anna Netrebko, Dolora Zajick, Yonghoon Lee, Dmitri Hvorostovsky
Directed By Sir David McVicar
Written By Giuseppe Verdi, Salvadore Cammarano