|The greatest love story of all time comes to the Adrienne Arsht Center and the Broward Center as Florida Grand Opera presents RomÃ©o et Juliette. Charles Gounodâ€™s sensuous music vividly brings Shakespeareâ€™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 MarÃa Alejandres stars.Â Of her London performance as Juliette,Â IntermezzoÂ opera blog said, â€œA big lustrous lyric soprano emerged.Â Shaping herÂ phrases with innate musicality, sheÂ radiatedÂ sweetness andÂ wholesomeness.â€
French tenor SÃ©bastien GuÃ¨ze stars as RomÃ©o. Opera NewsÂ calls him â€œone of the most promising young tenors of his generation.â€
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