Mefistofele 2018-2019

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A four act opera by Italian composer and librettist Arrigo Boito, this Robert Carsen production of Mefistofele stars bass baritone Christian Van Horn as the title character alongside tenor Michael Fabiano as Faust. Making its return to the Met for the first time since 2000, it’s conducted by Carlo Rizzi and premiered in the late nineteenth century. One of many pieces of art and drama that follows the Faust legend, it follows the demon Mefistofele and Faust after Faust sells his soul to the devil in return for worldly bliss. It’s a spectacular and epic production with incredible staging that should not be missed. – Guide to Most Popular & Upcoming shows in New York.

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Mefistofele – season 2018-2019

The spectacular Robert Carsen production returns to the Met for the first time since 2000, with bass-baritone Christian Van Horn as the diabolical title character, tenor Michael Fabiano as Faust, and soprano Angela Meade as Margherita. Mefistofele is the celebrated and only opera by Arrigo Boito—who famously collaborated with Verdi on the libretti for Otello and Falstaff.

Production a gift of Mr. and Mrs. Julian H. Robertson, Jr. and Mrs. and
Mrs. Wilmer J. Thomas, Jr.

Additional funding by the Rose and Robert Edelman Foundation, Inc. [1]

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