The Metropolitan Opera: Roberto Devereux Encore
Celebrate the tenth anniversary of the Metropolitan Operas Peabody and Emmy Award-winning series The Met: Live in HD. An encore performance of Donizettis Roberto Devereux will be shown in select cinemas on Wednesday, April 20.
In this climactic opera of the trilogy, directed by Sir David McVicar, she plays Queen Elizabeth I, forced to sign the death warrant of the nobleman she loves, Roberto Devereux. Tenor Matthew Polenzani is Devereux, and mezzo-soprano El?na Garan?a and baritone Mariusz Kwiecien complete the principal quartet in the bel canto masterpiece, directed by Sir David McVicar and conducted by Donizetti specialist Maurizio Benini.