Puccini's 'Turandot,' Featuring Nina Stemme
Saturday, January 30, 2016
Tune in at 1 pm on Saturday for a broadcast of the Metropolitan Opera's final performance of Giacomo Puccini's Turandot this season.
Acclaimed soprano Nina Stemme takes on the title role of the Chinese princess who refuses to be possessed by any man. Tenor Marco Berti portrays Calàf, the suitor hoping to teach her to love, and sings "Nessun Dorma." Alexander Tsymbalyuk as Timur and Anita Hartig as Liù round out the cast. Paolo Carignani conducts.
Conductor: Paolo Carignani
Turandot: Nina Stemme
Calàf: Marco Berti
Liù: Anita Hartig
Timur: Alexander Tsymbalyuk