Screening from April 2, 2016
Nina Stemme, one of opera’s greatest dramatic sopranos, takes on the title role of the proud princess of legendary China. Tenor Marco Berti is Calàf, the brave prince who sings “Nessun dorma” and wins her hand. Franco Zeffirelli’s golden production is conducted by Paolo Carignani.
Conductor: Paolo Carignani
Production: Franco Zeffirelli
Cast: Nina Stemme, Marco Berti
Sung in Italian with Met Titles in English
Approximate running time: 3 hours 35 minutes inc. intermission