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Opera

Francesco Cilea

Adriana Lecouvreur

23 Sep, 24 - 11 Oct, 24

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Musical conductor
Nicola Luisotti
Stage direction
David McVicar
Chorus and Orchestra 
Coro y Orquesta Titulares del Teatro Real

Adriana Lecouvreur comes to the Teatro Real stage for the first time in David McVicar's captivating production. Theatre and music combine with period touches, featuring a stellar cast including Ermonela Jaho, Maria Agresta and Elīna Granča


Opera in four acts

Music by Francesco Cilea (1866-1950)

Libretto by Arturo Colautti, based on the play of the same name by Eugène Scribe and Ernest Legouvé

Premiered at the Teatro Lirico in Milan on 6 November 1902

Premiered at the Teatro Real

Production by the Royal Opera House, the Gran Teatre del Liceu, the Wiener Staatsoper, the Opèra national de Paris and the San Francisco Opera.


Artistic team

Musical conductor: Nicola Luisotti

Stage direction: David McVicar

Set design: Charles Edwards

Costumes: Brigitte Reiffenstuel

Lighting: Adam Silverman

Choreography: Andrew George

Chorus master: José Luis Basso

 

Cast

Adriana Lecouvreur: Ermonela Jaho __ 23, 26, 29 sept; 2, 5, 8, 11 oct

                                  Maria Agresta __ 25, 28 sept; 1, 4, 7, 10 oct

Maurizio: Brian Jagde __ 23, 26, 29 sept; 2, 5, 8, 11 oct

                Matthew Polenzani __ 25, 28 sept; 1, 4, 7, 10 oct

The Prince de Bouillon: Maurizio Muraro

The Princess de Bouillon: Elīna Garanča __ 23, 26, 29 sept; 2, 5, 8, 11 oct

                                   Ksenia Dudnikova __ 25, 28 sept; 1, 4, 10 oct

                                   Teresa Romano __ 7 oct

Michonnet: Nicola Alaimo __ 23, 26, 29 sept; 2, 5, 8, 11 oct

                    Manel Esteve __ 25, 28 sept; 1, 4, 7, 10 oct

Quinault: David Lagares

Poisson: Vicenç Esteve

Mademoiselle Jouvenot: Sylvia Schwartz

Mademoiselle Dangeville: Monica Bacelli

Abate de Chazeuil: Mikeldi Atxanlandabaso __ 23, 26, 29 sept; 2, 5, 8, 11 oct

                               Josep Fadó __ 25, 28 sep; 1, 4, 7, 10 oct

 

Chorus and Orchestra of the Teatro Real

In tribute to José Carreras on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of his performance of Adriana Lecouvreur in Madrid, at the Teatro de la Zarzuela (1974), with Montserrat Caballé.

Synopsis and more information

The opera takes place in 18th century France. The famous actress Adriana Lecouvreur falls in love with the nobleman Maurizio. Jealousy and betrayal are unleashed when Maurizio's secret identity is revealed, leading Adriana to a tragic fate.
 

Performances

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23 September 2024

19:30

Main Auditorium

Ermonela Jaho, Brian Jagde, Maurizio Muraro, Elīna Garanča, Nicola Alaimo, David Lagares, Vicenç Esteve, Sylvia Schwartz, Monica Bacelli, Mikeldi Atxalandabaso
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25 September 2024

19:30

Main Auditorium

Maria Agresta, Matthew Polenzani, Maurizio Muraro, Manel Esteve, David Lagares, Vicenç Esteve, Sylvia Schwartz, Monica Bacelli, Josep Fadó
Subscription tickets B

26 September 2024

19:30

Main Auditorium

Ermonela Jaho, Brian Jagde, Maurizio Muraro, Elīna Garanča, Nicola Alaimo, David Lagares, Vicenç Esteve, Sylvia Schwartz, Monica Bacelli, Mikeldi Atxalandabaso
Subscription tickets A

28 September 2024

19:30

Main Auditorium

Maria Agresta, Matthew Polenzani, Maurizio Muraro, Manel Esteve, David Lagares, Vicenç Esteve, Sylvia Schwartz, Monica Bacelli, Josep Fadó
Subscription tickets D

29 September 2024

19:30

Main Auditorium

Ermonela Jaho, Brian Jagde, Maurizio Muraro, Elīna Garanča, Nicola Alaimo, David Lagares, Vicenç Esteve, Sylvia Schwartz, Monica Bacelli, Mikeldi Atxalandabaso
Subscription tickets W

01 October 2024

19:30

Main Auditorium

Maria Agresta, Matthew Polenzani, Maurizio Muraro, Manel Esteve, David Lagares, Vicenç Esteve, Sylvia Schwartz, Monica Bacelli, Josep Fadó
Subscription tickets H

02 October 2024

19:30

Main Auditorium

Ermonela Jaho, Brian Jagde, Maurizio Muraro, Elīna Garanča, Nicola Alaimo, David Lagares, Vicenç Esteve, Sylvia Schwartz, Monica Bacelli, Mikeldi Atxalandabaso
Subscription tickets S2

04 October 2024

19:30

Main Auditorium

Maria Agresta, Matthew Polenzani, Maurizio Muraro, Manel Esteve, David Lagares, Vicenç Esteve, Sylvia Schwartz, Monica Bacelli, Josep Fadó
Subscription tickets F

05 October 2024

19:30

Main Auditorium

Ermonela Jaho, Brian Jagde, Maurizio Muraro, Elīna Garanča, Nicola Alaimo, David Lagares, Vicenç Esteve, Sylvia Schwartz, Monica Bacelli, Mikeldi Atxalandabaso
Subscription tickets G

07 October 2024

19:30

Main Auditorium

Maria Agresta, Matthew Polenzani, Maurizio Muraro, Manel Esteve, David Lagares, Vicenç Esteve, Sylvia Schwartz, Monica Bacelli, Josep Fadó
Subscription tickets V

08 October 2024

19:30

Main Auditorium

Ermonela Jaho, Brian Jagde, Maurizio Muraro, Elīna Garanča, Nicola Alaimo, David Lagares, Vicenç Esteve, Sylvia Schwartz, Monica Bacelli, Mikeldi Atxalandabaso
Subscription tickets X

10 October 2024

19:30

Main Auditorium

Maria Agresta, Matthew Polenzani, Maurizio Muraro, Manel Esteve, David Lagares, Vicenç Esteve, Sylvia Schwartz, Monica Bacelli, Josep Fadó
Subscription tickets Y

11 October 2024

19:30

Main Auditorium

Ermonela Jaho, Brian Jagde, Maurizio Muraro, Elīna Garanča, Nicola Alaimo, David Lagares, Vicenç Esteve, Sylvia Schwartz, Monica Bacelli, Mikeldi Atxalandabaso
Subscription tickets C

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