Mikhail Petrenko sings his first Met Figaro, with Anita, Rachel and Isabel



Mikhail Petrenko makes a return to the Metropolitan Opera this month, to sing the title in Mozart’s ‘Le nozze di Figaro’. Although it is a role he has sung successfully on many occasions, this will be his first Met Figaro. A regular at the house, Mikhail has plans to appear there for other productions early next season.
He is accompanied by a recent signing, Anita Hartig, as Susanna; a role for which she received great acclaim in recent performances at the Royal Opera House. Rachel Willis-Sørensen and Isabel Leonard both return to sing the roles of Countess Almaviva and Cherubino respectively.
Conducted by Fabio Luisi and directed by Olivier Award-winning director Sir Richard Eyre, this classy 2014 production opens on 25 February 2016 with further performances are on 29 February and 3, 7, 12, 16, 19, 22, 26 March.
For more information and tickets, please see the Met website.
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