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SATURDAY, 1 TO 5 PM

WRTI brings you opera broadcasts presented by some of the most revered opera companies from the United States and around the world, every Saturday throughout the year at 1 PM, including the entire Metropolitan Opera Saturday Matinee broadcast season.

The complete summer opera schedule is here.

Coming up:

August 20
Vienna State Opera
Modest Mussorgsky: Boris Godunov (in Russian)

CAST:
Boris Godunov: Alexander Tsymbalyuk
Pimen: Vitalij Kowaljow
Grigory: Dmitry Golovnin
Vasiliy Ivanovich Shuisky: Thomas Ebenstein
Feodor: Margaret Plummer
Xenia: Ilena Tonca
Xenia’s Nurse: Stephanie Houtzeel
Shchelkalov: Sergey Kaydalov
Varlaam: Ilja Kazakov
Misail: Daniel Jenz
The Innkeeper: Stephanie Maitland
Police Officer: Dan Paul Dumitrescu
Holy Fool: Andrea Giovannini
Nikitich: Evgeny Solodovnikov
Mityukha: Marcus Pelz

Ensemble: Vienna State Opera Orchestra
Chorus: Vienna State Opera Chorus
Conductor: Sebastian Weigle

August 27
Vienna State Opera
Giacomo Puccini: Manon Lescaut (in Italian)

CAST:
Manon Lescaut: Asmik Grigorian
Chevalier des Grieux :Brian Jagde
Lescaut: Boris Pinkhasovich
Edmondo: Josh Lovell
Geronte de Ravoir: Artyom Wasnetsov
Innkeeper: Marcus Pelz
Sergeant: Ilja Kazakov

Ensemble: Vienna State Opera Orchestra
Chorus: Vienna State Opera Chorus
Conductor: Francesco Ivan Ciampa

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