Semiramide

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Semiramide

230 Minutes
This masterpiece of dazzling vocal fireworks makes a rare Met appearance—its first in nearly 25 years—with Maurizio Benini on the podium. The all-star bel canto cast features Angela Meade in the title role of the murderous Queen of Babylon, who squares off in breathtaking duets with Arsace, a trouser role sung by Elizabeth DeShong. Javier Camarena, Ildar Abdrazakov, and Ryan Speedo Green complete the stellar cast.

This masterpiece of dazzling vocal fireworks makes a rare Met appearance—its first in nearly 25 years—with Maurizio Benini on the podium. The all-star bel canto cast features Angela Meade in the title role of the murderous Queen of Babylon, who squares off in breathtaking duets with Arsace, a trouser role sung by Elizabeth DeShong. Javier Camarena, Ildar Abdrazakov, and Ryan Speedo Green complete the stellar cast.

Music: Rossini
Language: Italian, with English subtitles


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Semiramide

Run Time: 3 hours 50 minutes

Categories: Performing Arts

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Angela Meade

SEMIRAMIDE

Angela Meade

SEMIRAMIDE

Angela Meade

HOMETOWN: Centralia, Washington
Elizabeth DeShong

ARSACE

Elizabeth DeShong

ARSACE

Elizabeth DeShong

HOMETOWN: Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania
Javier Camarena

IDRENO

Javier Camarena

IDRENO

Javier Camarena

HOMETOWN: Xalapa, Vera Cruz, Mexico
Ildar Abdrazakov

ASSUR

Ildar Abdrazakov

ASSUR

Ildar Abdrazakov

HOMETOWN: Ufa, Russia
Maurizio Benini

Conductor

Maurizio Benini

Conductor

Maurizio Benini

HOMETOWN: Faenza, Italy
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