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UMBERTO GIORDANO: Andrea Chénier
Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Royal Opera House Orchestra and Chorus
CAST: Jonas Kaufmann (Andrea Chénier); Eva-Maria Westbroek (Maddalena de Coigny); Rosalind Plowright (Comtesse di Coigny); Zeljko Lucic (Carlo Gérard); Denyce Graves (Bersi); Peter Coleman-Wright (Pietro Fléville); Adrian Clarke (Mathieu)
In Giordano's revolutionary potboiler love and politics vie for the hero's soul, vividly demonstrating how both of those passions can be dangerous to one's health. This Covent Garden production features two of today's most highly-regarded stars, tenor Jonas Kaufmann and soprano Eva-Maria Westbroek.
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