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La Fanciulla del West // The Met Opera

La Fanciulla del West // The Met Opera

On December 10, 2018

At 177 Bourbong St, Bundaberg Central QLD 4670, Australia 177 Bourbong St, Bundaberg Central QLD 4670, Australia

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Puccini’s gunpowder western returns to the stage where it premiered under Arturo Toscanini. Gold Rush, 1849. Bar owner Minnie looks after a crew of rough miners while fending off the unwanted attentions of the local sheriff. When a tall, mysterious stranger walks into the bar, it looks as if her life is about to change. But the newcomer is not what he seems, and Minnie gets drawn into deadly peril. Boasting gunfights, poker games, and stagecoach robbers, La Fanciulla del West combines the action of a great adventure with the emotional punch of Italian opera. Soprano Eva-Maria Westbroek sings the role of the gunslinging heroine, alongside Jonas Kaufmann as the outlaw who steals her heart. Marco Armiliato conducts.


2018-12-10 00:00:00
2018-12-10 00:00:00