The Metropolitan Opera: La Fanciulla del West Synopsis
A centennial performance of Puccini's wild-west opera.

Movie Reviews

La Fanciulla del West

By Doctoreye
An exciting performance of a beautiful opera! The Metropolitan Opera Live in HD series continues to be a brilliantly conceived service to make great opera accessible to everyone. The behind the...

La Fianciulla del West

By scotirene
Again an excellent production of a lesser known Puccini opera....

La Fanciulla del West

By wwbeyer
Great opera, singers in HD!...

La Fanciulla del West

By flanagand
It was great - very demanding roles for the principals and very well done. What a large chorus, - all very good. Thanks for bringing these operas to the world - most of whom will never have...

Not a Puccini fan

By lichtblaus
I am not a huge Puccini fan and the libretto of the first act nearly drove me nuts BUT the singing was superb and I was finally carried away by Acts II and III .... and I totally loved the...

La Fanciulla del West

By Hewitt_Johnston
Wonderful, wonderful, wonderful. The Met productions just get better and better. But I must complain about how lout the "commercials" were....

La Fanciuilladel West

By orozco
Spectacular production in every respect but the theater needed heat....

We loved it!

By skiddles
Thank you for broadcasting the opera. It was delightful!...

Metropolitan Opera: La Fanciulla del West

By wcoperabuff1
Very much liked the stage settings and costumes, but I fail to understand why Puccini felt this one to be his crowning achievement to the opera world. Thought the casting of D. Voigt as Minnie was...

Met HD broadcasts

By Carlson/Marlangela
These are great for anyone who likes opera, or as an introduction to someone who may not be sure. Lots of intermission features, good sound, real closeup views....

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