Bertrand de Billy conducts a revival of Luisa Miller, which has not been seen at the Met since 2006. Starring Sonya Yoncheva as a peasant girl Luisa opposite Piotr Beczala as Rodolfo in Verdi’s tragedy about a young woman who sacrifices her own happiness in an attempt to save her father’s life. The cast also stars Plácido Domingo as Luisa’s father Miller, with Olesya Petrova as Federica, and Alexander Vinogradov in his Met debut and Dmitry Belosselskiy as Walter and Wurm respectively, the ruthless men determined to tear Luisa and Rodolfo apart.
Dr. James Caplinger, from the University of Charleston, will give a complimentary lecture beginning at 11:45 p.m.
Tickets are $18 for general admission, $14 for seniors and $10 for children/students.
For tickets or more information, visit https://goo.gl/2Tdv31. call GVT’s Box Office at 304-645-3838 or visit www.gvtheatre.org.
This program is presented with financial assistance from the West Virginia Division of Culture & History, and the National Endowment for the Arts, with approval from the West Virginia Commission on the Arts.