new production of Manon Lescaut,
which opened at the Royal Opera House
this week, has been praised by the critics, receiving 5 stars from the Times, and 4 stars from the FT, Independent and Evening Standard. Antonio Pappano leads an all-star cast including Christopher Maltman
makes his role debut as a “superb, pimpish Lescaut” (Richard Morrison, The Times
Benjamin Hulett makes his Royal Opera House debut as Edmondo in what continues to be a busy and exciting season for the tenor whose 2013/14 season includes appearances at the Rome Opera and the BBC Proms.
In her first season as part of the Royal Opera’s Jette Parker Young Artist Programme
, Nadezhda Karyazina
sings Madrigal Singer. Her other appearances this season have included Mercedes in Carmen
, Rosette in Manon
and Flora in La traviata
The run opened on Tuesday 17 June, with subsequent performances on:
Friday 20th June 2014, 7pm.
Tuesday 24th June 2014, 7pm.
Saturday 28th June 2014, 7pm.
Tuesday 1st July 2014, 7pm.
Friday 4th July 2014, 7pm.
Monday 7th July 2014, 7pm.