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

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La Fanciulla del West

By elisecunningham
La Fanciulla is a monumental undertakng and is stunning....Deborah Voight is captivating throughout...the staging could not be more superb....cinematography brings this production so up close as it...

an incomplete presentation of an outstanding opera

By pierre j
The Regal theater was unable , for to have the sound for most of the introduction, but most important was to have the screen cut-off for the last 5 to ten minutes preventing the audience to view the...

La Fanciulla del West--Encore

By listenerbutnotsinger
This was the Encore production of the Metropolitan Live in H-D transmission of Jan. 8. The English title is "Girl of the Golden West". Puccini set a number of his operas in exotic locales, and this...

VOIGT AT HER BEST!

By rwrx
EXCELLENT VOICES, SETTING, SCORE. ALWAYS REMINDED WHAT LLOYD WEBER STOLE FROM PUCCINI FOR HIS PHANTOM THEME. GENIUS IS LIVES LONGER AND BETTER....

La Fanciulla del West

By Cassie7
We loved it. The acting was very good - the principals did a good job of emotions. Their voices were so lovely. The filming was very good. It is a long opera but it keeps you interested. Not for...

La Fanciulla del West Encore

By barracano
Superb! This was perfect musically and visually....

la fanciulla del west

By raespitalnic
loved it.. very entertaining....

La Fanciulla del West

By spconsult55
The Opera is terrific. Must see. Debra Voigt is special in this role Unfortunately, the Theater could be improved. There was an overflow in the first theater and they opened a second. the sound...

Fanciulla del West

By prestyson
Unfortunately, we had a blizard here and I could not get to the theater. I don't know if they showed the performance as I heard there was loss of electricity in the area of the theater I hope I can...

La Fanciulla del West

By Boothbay
This was a well done production of a lesser known Pucccini opera. While the music was definitely Puccinni, there are no "memorable" arias but the production was excellent. The Met in HD is a great...

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