Opera on 3: Live from the Met is an Arts programme.

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Opera on 3: Live from the Met

Live from the Metropolitan Opera in New York, Marco Armiliato conducts a performance of Alfano's late, bittersweet verismo work, with Roberto Alagna in the title role as the clever and romantic guardsman whose long nose prevents him from declaring his love to the fair Roxane. She only has eyes for the brave and handsome soldier Christian in a tragedy based on Edmond Rostand's drama. Presented by Mary Jo Heath, with commentary from Ira Siff. Patricia Racette, soprano (Roxane), Jennifer Roderer, mezzo-soprano (The Governess), Edyta Kulczak, mezzo-soprano (Sister Marta), Holi Harrison, soprano (Lisa), Roberto Alagna, tenor (Cyrano de Bergerac), Juan Jesus Rodriguez, baritone (de Guiche), Dwayne Croft, baritone (Carbon), Hyung Yun, baritone (de Valvert), Atalla Ayan, tenor (Christian), Roberto de Candia, bass-baritone (Ragueneau), David Pittsinger, bass (Le Bret), Paul Corona, bass (Ligniere), Edward Hanlon, bass (Musketeer), Tony Stevenson, tenor (Montfleury), Gregory Warren, tenor (First Sentinel), Juhwan Lee, tenor (Second Sentinel), Edward Albert, tenor (Cook), Orchestra and Chorus of the Metropolitan Opera/Marco Armiliato.

Genre: Arts

When is Opera on 3: Live from the Met next on TV?

It's next showing on BBC Radio Three May 6th, 5:30pm. See more...