Franco Alfano

Cyrano de Bergerac

May 2 - May 13

The comedy/tragedy of Cyrano de Bergerac and his beloved Roxane, a love story for the ages, comes alive in this rediscovered operatic gem. Charismatic star tenor Roberto Alagna “sounds more lithe than ever, with a particular sweetness and charm” (New York Observer) in the signature title role, opposite rising star Jennifer Rowley, “a singer of enormous gift and promise” (New York Times), who plays his secret love.. Marco Armiliato conducts.

Co-production of the Metropolitan Opera and Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London

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  • Sung In
  • French
  • Met Titles In
  • English
  • German
  • Spanish
  • Estimated Run Time
  • 2 hrs 53 mins
  • House Opens
  • Act I 78 mins
  • Intermission 35 mins
  • Act II 60 mins
  • Opera Ends
May 2 - May 13

This production has completed for the season.

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Production Francesca Zambello

Set Designer Peter J. Davison

Costume Designer Anita Yavich

Lighting Designer Natasha Katz

Fight Director Rick Sordelet

Choreographer Thomas Baird

Franco Alfano


Franco Alfano