Metropolitan Opera: Roméo et Juliette

Jan 16, 2017

Vittorio Grigolo as Roméo and Diana Damrau as Juliette in Gounod's Roméo et Juliette
Credit Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera

Gounod’s adaptation of the Shakespeare classic, Roméo et Juliette, starring soprano Diana Damrau as Juliette, opposite tenor Vittorio Grigolo as Roméo. Gianandrea Noseda conducts, in Bartlett Sher’s new production which also features Virginie Verrez as Stéphano, Elliot Madore as Mercutio, and Mikhail Petrenko as Frère Laurent.

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