NADINE SIERRA AS LUCIA
The Metropolitan Opera in New York City has announced that Nadine Sierra will perform the lead role in Gaetano Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor. This is a new production by Simon Stone which runs from Apr 23 - May 21st with Nadine performing as Lucia on all dates. She will sing alongside Javier Camarena as Edgardo, Artur Rucinski as Enrico, and Matthew Rose as Raimondo. Riccardo Frizza conducts from the pit.
"In recent seasons, soprano NADINE SIERRA has brought down the house at the Met with virtuosic vocalism and captivating stage presence as Gilda in Rigoletto, Susanna in Le Nozze di Figaro, and Ilia in Idomeneo. Now, she takes on one of the repertory’s most formidable and storied roles, the haunted heroine of Lucia di Lammermoor, in an electrifying new staging..." -Metropolitan Opera
PRODUCTION Simon Stone SCENIC DESIGNER Lizzie Clachan COSTUME DESIGNER Alice Babidge LIGHTING DESIGNER James Farncombe
Ticket on-sale date for the general public will be announced in early 2021 at www.metopera.org