Giuseppe Verdi’s Simon Boccanegra
January 20-28, 2011
February 1-5, 2011
Metropolitan Opera, New York
Dmitri Hvorostovsky takes on the landmark title role of Simon Boccanegra for the first time at the Met.
Dmitri Hvorostovsky (pictured above) takes on the landmark title role of Boccanegra for the first time at the Met. Simon Boccanegra combines politics, betrayal, romance and family in a dramatic production, set to Verdi’s breathtaking score. James Levine conducts the Met forces, including Barbara Frittoli, Ramón Vargas, and Ferruccio Furlanetto.