Composer: Giacomo Puccini
Ukrianian soprano Liudmyla Monastyrska returns to the Met, stepping into the role of Puccini’s icy princess Turandot—live in cinemas on May 7.
Tenor Yonghoon Lee is the bold prince determined to win Turandot’s love, alongside soprano Ermonela Jaho as the devoted servant Liù and legendary bass Ferruccio Furlanetto as the blind king Timur.
Marco Armiliato conducts Puccini’s stirring opera, which takes the stage in the company’s dazzling, ever-popular production by Franco Zeffirelli.
Run Time: 3 hrs 15 min. Two intermissions.