presents Roméo et Juliette

at the Adrienne Arsht Center

April 21 – May 5, 2012

and the Broward Center

May 10 & 12, 2012

www.FGO.org

Box Office: 800-741-1010.

 

 
María Alejandres as Juliette. Photos Brescia/Amisano © Teatro alla Scala
Sébastien Guèze as Roméo, Jonathan Michie as Mercutio. Photo by Gaston de Cardenas.
The greatest love story of all time comes to the Adrienne Arsht Center and the Broward Center as Florida Grand Opera presents Roméo et Juliette. Charles Gounod’s sensuous music vividly brings Shakespeare’s tragedy about unrestrained teenage passion to life in a critically-acclaimed, visually-explosive production, featuring an ingenious set lit with stunning, evocative projected imagery.

Direct from her performances as Juliette at the prestigious Royal Opera House in London and La Scala in Milan, Mexican soprano María Alejandres stars. Of her London performance as Juliette, Intermezzo opera blog said, “A big lustrous lyric soprano emerged. Shaping her phrases with innate musicality, she radiated sweetness and wholesomeness.”

French tenor Sébastien Guèze stars as Roméo. Opera News calls him “one of the most promising young tenors of his generation.”

For more information, please visit www.FGO.org
or call the FGO Box Office at 1- 800-741-1010.


April 21 – May 5

May 10 & 12

 

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