La Bohème Educator Materials

MUSIC BY GIACOMO PUCCINI

 

THEY SACRIFICED FOR ART. BUT THEY WOULD SACRIFICE MORE FOR LOVE.

 

Puccini’s portrayal of love and loss among a group of struggling artists has won over hearts for more than a century. Infused with melodies of unforgettable intimacy, buoyancy, and pathos, this masterpiece remains one of the most heart-wrenching emotional experiences on the opera stage. Conducted by former Music Director Nicola Luisotti.


SYNOPSIS

It's Christmas Eve in Paris, and the writer Rodolfo is about to meet the woman of his dreams. But can their love survive the cruelty of a Paris winter?

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Cast and Creative

CAST
Mimì Maria Agresta *
Mimì Aurelia Florian ¹
Rodolfo Michael Fabiano
Rodolfo Arturo Chacón-Cruz ¹
Musetta Amina Edris
Musetta Janai Brugger
Marcello Artur Ruciński
Marcello Anthony Clark Evans ¹
Colline Soloman Howard
Benoit/Alcindoro Dale Travis
CREATIVE
Conductor Nicola Luisotti
Production John Caird
Revival Director Shawna Lucey
Production Designer David Farley
Lighting Designer Michael James Clark
Chorus Director Ian Robertson

Photos by Cory Weaver.