The Metropolitan Opera: Turandot (NR )
Movie InformationReleaseJanuary 30thGenreProgram Runtime3:35DirectorFranco Zeffirelli CastPaolo Carignani,
SynopsisCelebrate the tenth anniversary of the Metropolitan Opera's Peabody and Emmy Award-winning series The Met: Live in HD. The broadcast of Puccini's Turandot will be presented live on Saturday, January 30 in select cinemas nationwide.
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.