Sat Mar 11 • 1pm• 2hrs 33min
Tickets: $24 plus HST
Verdi “La Traviata”
Sonya Yoncheva sings one of opera’s most beloved heroines, the tragic courtesan Violetta, a role in which she triumphed on the Met stage in 2015, opposite Michael Fabiano as her lover, Alfredo, and Thomas Hampson as his father, Germont. Carmen Giannattasio sings later performances of the title role opposite Atalla Ayan, with the great Plácido Domingo as Germont. Nicola Luisotti conducts.
Conductor: Nicola Luisotti
Featuring: Sonya Yoncheva, Placido Domingo, Michael Fabiano, Atalla Ayan
HD OPERA SCREENINGS
Operas are shown in stunning High Definition (HD) and broadcast directly from the Metropolitan Opera at Lincoln Center in New York via Front Row Centre Events.
OPERA BROWN BAG LUNCHES
Opera lovers are invited to bring their lunch at 12 noon for a half-hour talk ahead of the Metropolitan Opera HD broadcasts. Coffee and tea are on the house. $5 per person at the door. For more information call Joanne Bonebakker at 905 349 3402 or visit: www.northumberlandlearningconnection.ca. All talks are held one hour prior to the Metropolitan Opera HD broadcasts.