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The Met Live in HD: Donizetti's L'Elisir d'Amore

Donizetti’s comic gem L’Elisir d’Amore, staged by Bartlett Sher and conducted by Domingo Hindoyan, stars Pretty Yende as the spirited Adina, with Matthew Polenzani as Nemorino, the simple peasant who falls in love with her.

Davide Luciano makes his Met debut as the role of Adina’s arrogant fiancé, Belcore and Ildebrando D’Arcangelo sings the role of the magic potion-peddling Doctor Dulcamara. Domingo Hindoyan makes his company debut conducting.

Running time: 2 hours, 39 minutes (includes one 30 minute intermission)

Tickets: $25 Adult / $23 LT member / $5 Youth 18 and under

Pre-Opera Talk with Dr. Morton Achter
"Does True Love Really Need an Elixer"
10:45 AM

Donizetti is one of the relatively few opera composers (Mozart and Rossini are others) as adept with the comic genre as he is with the serious (think Lucia). We’ll summarize Donizetti’s contributions to both types, with special emphasis upon "Elixir.”

Show Dates + Times
Sat, Feb 10 @ 12 pm

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