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THE MET OPERA: La Fille Du Regiment

E

Synopsis

Marie, adopted daughter of the French army, falls deeply in love with a man who saves her life – a man who just so happens to be from an enemy nation. And so begins Donizetti’s bright and witty tale of love, loyalty and family.

Bel canto stars Pretty Yende and Javier Camarena team up for a feast of vocal fireworks on the Met stage. Maurizio Muraro is Sergeant Sulplice, with Stephanie Blythe as the outlandish Marquise of Berkenfield. Enrique Mazzola conducts.

La Fille du Régiment is a co-production of the Metropolitan Opera; the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London; and the Wiener Staatsoper, Vienna.

Sung in French with English subtitles.

Release Date 1 June 2019
Running Time 2hr 55m
Rating E
Cast Javier Camarena, Pretty Yende, Alessandro Corbelli, Maurizio Muraro, Stephanie Blythe
Director Natalie Dessay

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