The Met Live in HD: CINDERELLA (Massenet)
January 1, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Laurent Pelly’s storybook staging of Massenet’s Cendrillon is presented with an all-new English translation in an abridged 90-minute adaptation, with mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard as its rags-to-riches princess. Maestro Emmanuel Villaume leads a delightful cast, which includes mezzo-soprano Emily D’Angelo as Cinderella’s Prince Charming, soprano Jessica Pratt as her Fairy Godmother, and mezzo-soprano Stephanie Blythe and bass-baritone Laurent Naouri as her feuding guardians.
Emmanuel Villaume (Conductor); Jessica Pratt (Fairy Godmother), Isabel Leonard (Cinderella), Emily D’Angelo (Prince Charming), Stephanie Blythe (Madame de la Haltière), Laurent Naouri (Pandolfe)
Laurent Pelly (Production), Barbara de Limburg (Set Designer), Laurent Pelly (Costume Designer), Duane Schuler (Lighting Designer), Laura Scozzi (Choreographer)
Estimated Running Time: 1 hour, 35 minutes (with no intermission)