La Fille du Régiment

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La Fille du Régiment

Venue Raffertys Theatre
Dates 02 June - 06 June 2019
Category Cinema Screening

Met Opera Season 2018 – 2019
LA FILLE DU RÉGIMENT
By Gaetano Donizetti

Captured live on stage in New York and screened at Riverside, Donizetti’s comic opera is a delight that is full of wit and invention.

The famous aria Ah, Mes Amis, with its nine high Cs, is one of opera’s most show-stopping numbers. Bel canto stars Pretty Yende and Javier Camarena take on the challenging vocal fireworks in Laurent Pelly’s hilarious staging.

Orphaned as a small child and raised by an entire army regiment, the spirited Marie has grown up as the regiment’s ‘daughter’, raising morale and spreading joy. Tonio, a local man, falls in love with her and even joins the army for her sake. But a chance encounter with a noblewoman sparks a sudden revelation, and a tale unfolds of secret identities, long-lost family, and murky pasts.

Classification: E – Exempt from Classification
Distributor: Sharmill Films

Dates & Times:

Sunday 2 June 2019 at 1pm
Thursday 6 June 2019 at 10:30am

Tickets:
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La Fille du Régiment is a co-production of the Metropolitan Opera; the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London; and the Wiener Staatsoper, Vienna.



Conductor: Enrique Mazzola
Production
: Laurent Pelly
Set Designer
: Chantal Thomas
Costume Designer
: Laurent Pelly
Lighting Designer
: Joël Adam

Cast:
Pretty Yende – Marie
Javier Camarena – Tonio
Stephanie Blythe – Marquise of Berkenfield
Maurizio Muraro – Sulpice

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Duration

Approximately 2 hours 55 minutes (Including 1 interval)

Ticket Prices

Members Adult
Single
$25
Members Adult
3 Pack
$69
Members Concession Single $21
Members Concession
3 Pack
$57
Adult Single $28
Adult 3 Pack $78
Concession Single $24
Concession 3 Pack $66

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