11 Jun 2017

ALFANO: Cyrano de Bergerac

From Opera On Sunday, 6:00 pm on 11 June 2017
Cyrano de Bergerac and Roxane

Cyrano de Bergerac and Roxane Photo: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera

Sunday 11 June at 6.00pm on RNZ Concert

ALFANO: Cyrano de Bergerac

The comedy/tragedy of Cyrano and his beloved Roxane, a love story for the ages, comes alive in this rediscovered operatic gem

Cyrano.......................... Roberto Alagna

Roxane.......................... Jennifer Rowley

Christian........................ Atalla Ayan

De Guiche..................... Juan Jesús Rodríguez

Metropolitan Opera Chorus & Orch/Marco Armiliato (EBU)

Roberto Alagna sings an excerpt from the title character’s Act I aria from “Cyrano de Bergerac” during the final dress rehearsal.

Synopsis of Cyrano de Bergerac

 

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