30 August 2017 at 10.41am | 6 Comments
During the event, which was livestreamed on 31 August 2017, members of the cast and creative team gave a taste of the hotly-anticipated new production which opens the Company's 2017/18 Season.
Conductor and Music Director of The Royal Opera Antonio Pappano explored one of opera's most romantic scores, while singers Michael Fabiano (Rodolfo) and Nicole Car (Mimì) revealed what it's like performing such an iconic work on stage. Also involved was Olivier Award-winning production director Jones, who discussed the concept behind his staging. The event was be presented by Director of Opera Oliver Mears.
To be notified of future livestreams, subscribe to the Royal Opera House YouTube channel:
La bohème runs 11 September-10 October 2017. Tickets are still available.
The production is a co-production with Teatro Real, Madrid, and Lyric Opera of Chicago. It is staged with generous philanthropic support from Mrs Aline Foriel-Destezet, Mrs Susan A. Olde OBE, Beth Madison, The Royal Opera House Endowment Fund and The American Friends of Covent Garden.
The production will be live in cinemas around the world on 3 October 2017. Find your nearest cinema and sign up to our mailing list.