Clark Art Airs Met Production of 'Turandot'
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — On Saturday, May 7 at 12:55 pm, the Clark Art Institute screens The Met: Live in HD's broadcast of Giacomo Puccini's "Turandot."
The Met: Live in HD is an award-winning series of live high-definition cinema simulcasts that feature the full live performance along with backstage interviews and commentary.
Soprano Liudmyla Monastyrska stars in the title role of the cold-hearted princess. Tenor Yonghoon Lee is the prince determined to win Turandot's love, alongside soprano Michelle Bradley as the devoted servant Liù and 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.
Tickets are $25 ($22 for members; $18 for students with valid ID; $7 for children 10 and under). To purchase tickets, visit clarkart.edu
or call the box office at 413 458 0524.
In the hour before the broadcast, the Clark's Manton Study Center for Works on Paper hosts an 11 am Print Room Pop-up event presenting a sampling of prints, drawings, and photographs inspired by the nocturnal plot of Turandot. The event is free and open to the public, but limited to fifteen visitors on a first-come basis. Please enter through the Manton Research Center.
The next performance of The Met: Live in HD is Lucia di Lammermoor, airing Saturday, May 21 at 12:55 pm
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