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Francesca da Rimini


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Zandonai’s Francesca da Rimini
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 (6:30PM local time)
Expected Running Time: 4 hours

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An encore performance of Zandonai’s Francesca da Rimini will be shown in select theaters on Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 6:30 PM in all time zones. Please note: not all theaters showing the live transmission will present an encore showing.

Zandonai's compelling opera, inspired by an episode from Dante's Inferno, returns in the Met's ravishingly beautiful production, last seen in 1986. Dramatic soprano Eva-Maria Westbroek and tenor Marcello Giordani are the doomed lovers. Marco Armiliato conducts.

Casting subject to change.
Running time is approximate.

Photo Credit: Winnie Klotz/Metropolitan Opera

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Category: Arts & Entertainment