Opera: Cendrillon
Opera: Cendrillon (2018)
Genres: Opera, event cinema
Distributor: The Metropolitan Opera
Release Date: 28.4.2018
Length: 3h 12 min
Rating: Excempt

Jules Massenet: Cendrillon - new production

Live Sat 28.4. at 19.55, encores Tue 1.5. at 18.00 and Sat 5.5. at 12.00.

For the first time ever, Massenet’s sumptuous take on the Cinderella story comes to the Met. Joyce DiDonato stars in the title role, with mezzo-soprano Alice Coote in the trouser role of Prince Charming, Kathleen Kim as the Fairy Godmother, and Stephanie Blythe as the imperious Madame de la Haltière. Bertrand de Billy conducts Laurent Pelly’s imaginative storybook production.

Conductor: Bertrand de Billy; Production: Laurent Pelly; Set Designer: Barbara de Limburg; Costume Designer: Laurent Pelly; Lighting Designer: Duane Schuler; Cast: Joyce DiDonato (Cendrillon), Alice Coote (Le Prince Charmant), Stephanie Blythe (Madame de la Haltière), Kathleen Kim (La Fée), Laurent Naouri (Pandolfe).

Duration approx. 3 h 12 min, incl. 1 intermission.