La Rondine Met Summer Encore Synopsis
Puccini’s achingly beautiful score charmingly conveys the plight of Magda (the “swallow” of the title), who unexpectedly finds true love with the handsome young Ruggero. But their idyllic life comes to a premature end as she is haunted by the fear...

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I probably would have liked it a lot ...

By jmpsfs
But the Regal Hollywood 20 in Sarasota had a software breakdown and instead the (anxious) audience got to see 15 or 20 minutes of a sleazy home-refinance commercial, played at the volume of a fire...

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By drursu
We were not happy with this "operetta". While it was from 2009, that was not a problem -- the voices were not outstanding for the Met, and a younger, barefoot Magda would have been more believable.....

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By perchblackpowder
Glorious Puccini music... a lustrous cast at the top of their game performing this classic tale. we loved it from overture to finale. Sets, haut art nouveau, costumes stunningly beautiful. The...

Spectacular but?...

By sumeto
This was beautifully staged, great sets, great costumes; but I didn't like Christine Opalais's voice well enough to listen to it for such long spells. This is just personal preference I guess. But if...

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By kmontewhite
Bringing opera to the big screen expands the opportunity for multitudes to enjoy this wonderful form of entertainment. Traveling to your local movie theater to experience an opera can be done with...

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By Tleetoole
Wonderful music and singing. Fantastic photography. Enjoyed every minute....

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By Country Opera Boy
Beautiful music, beautifully acted, sung. Very moving performance!...

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By marymcgrath
Amazing value. Best opera performances in the world for the price of a movie ticket. La Rondine was spectacular....

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By Kavanaghj
Great production...

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By carolinelevine
I enjoyed every second of this lyrical opera. I couldn't believe how beautiful it was....

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Rated NR | For Appropriate for all audiences