The Met Live in HD: TURANDOT (Puccini)
May 7, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Superstar soprano Anna Netrebko makes her long-awaited Met role debut as Puccini’s icy princess—live in cinemas on May 7. Tenor Yonghoon Lee is the bold prince determined to win Turandot’s love, alongside soprano Ermonela Jaho as the devoted servant Liù and legendary bass Ferruccio Furlanetto as the blind king Timur. Marco Armiliato conducts Puccini’s stirring opera, which takes the stage in the company’s dazzling, ever-popular production by Franco Zeffirelli.
Marco Armiliato (Conductor); Anna Netrebko (Turandot), Ermonela Jaho (Liù), Yonghoon Lee (Calàf), Ferruccio Furlanetto (Timur)
Franco Zeffirelli (Production), Franco Zeffirelli (Set Designer), Anna Anni and Dada Saligeri (Costume Designers), Gil Wechsler (Lighting Designer), Chiang Ching (Choreographer)
Estimated Running Time: 3 hours, 15 minutes (w/ one 40 minute intermission, and one 30 minute intermission)