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VenueLiverpool Empire Theatre
From29th March 2000
To1st April 2000
WhenWed/Sat 19:15
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Princess Turandot has sworn that no man shall marry her unless he can correctly answer three riddles. Prince Calaf, captivated by Turandot's beauty, takes up the challenge, determined to win her heart or die in the attempt. Puccini's last opera, includes Nessun Dorma.
Author Puccini

Archive :: production:T0176269114, opera or operetta:S2111, venue:V534

Production details

Sung in Italian with English surtitles. Approximate running time 2hrs 30mins


Company Welsh National Opera
Conductor Julian Smith (except 14-17 March 8-15 Apr)
Conductor Antony Walker (14-17 Mar 8-15 Apr)
Design Paul Steinberg
Lighting Heather Carson
Design Peter Owen (wigs and make-up)
Performer Dennis O'Neill (Calaf 21 Feb-11 Mar 22 Mar - 1 Apr)
Performer Ian Storey (Calaf 14-17 Mar 5-15 Apr)
Performer Juanita Lascarro (Liu)
Performer Stephen Richardson (Timur)
Performer Anna Shafajinskaya (Princess Turandot)
Performer Matthew Hargreaves (Ping)
Performer Philip Daggett (Pang)
Performer Anthony Mee (Pong)

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