Met Opera 2016-17 Season: Romeo et Juliette
Book Tickets for Met Opera 2016-17 Season: Romeo et Juliette
Director: Bartlett Sher
Cast: Mikhail Petrenko, Diana Damrau, Vittorio Grigolo
Release Date: 21/01/2017
Feature Runtime: 3 hrs 20 mins
Trailers: Approx. 20 mins
The electrifying team of Vittorio Grigolo and Diana Damrau reunites for a new production of Gounod’s opera based on the Shakespeare play. Damrau makes her role debut as Juliette in Bartlett Sher’s new production, conducted by Gianandrea Noseda. Elliot Madore sings Mercutio and Mikhail Petrenko sings Frère Laurent. Sher’s staging is a La Scala production, initially presented by the Salzburg Festival, where it premiered in 2008.