Donizetti's 'Anna Bolena' featuring Sondra Radvanovsky
Saturday, January 09, 2016
Tune in at 1pm on WQXR for the Metropolitan Opera's broadcast of Gaetano Donizetti’s Anna Bolena. Sir Marco Armiliato is conducting.
Sir David McVicar’s period production stars Sondra Radvanovsky as the Anne Boleyn; Ildar Abdrazakov is King Henry VIII; Milijana Nikolic (replacing Jamie Barton, who is ill) is Giovanna Seymour, the king’s mistress; and Stephen Costello plays Lord Riccardo Percy, the queen’s love interest.
Sondra Radvanovsky: Anna Bolena
Ildar Abdrazakov: King Henry VIII
Milijana Nikolic: Giovanna Seymour
Tamara Mumford: Smeton
Stephen Costello: Lord Riccardo Percy
Marco Armiliato, conductor