The Metropolitan Opera: Turandot
Ukrainian soprano Liudmyla Monastyrska takes on the title role of Puccini's icy princess—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.
Music: Puccini Language: Italian, with English subtitles
RUN TIME: 195 min