Ekaterina Siurina and Duncan Rock return to the Royal Opera as Mimi and Schaunard respectively. Ekaterina has had a busy season that has included Adina L’elisir d’amore for the Bayerische Staatsoper and Pittsburgh Opera, and Donna Anna Don Giovanni for the Wiener Staatsoper. Next season she will travel to Paris and Luxembourg to perform Gilda Rigoletto with the Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg (with Sir Simon Keenlyside in the title role) and will sing Violetta La Traviata for the Wiener Staatsoper.
La bohème runs from runs from 16 June to 20 July 2018. Etienne and Duncan perform on 16, 20, 26, 30 June, and 4, 11, 14 (evening), 20 (matinee) July, while Rodion and Ekaterina perform on 19, 22, 25, 27 June and 14 (matinee), 17, 20 (evening) July. For more information and tickets, see the Royal Opera website.
The performance on 20 June 2018 will be broadcast as part of the BP Big Screens relay in Trafalgar Square and other locations around the UK on 26 June 2018.