Puccini’s Manon Lescaut — Royal Opera House

Address:
, Bow Street, Covent Garden, London 51.512888 -0.122369
Dates & Time:
, 26th, 29th November, 2nd, 5th, 9th and
Running time:
2 hours 30 mins, with interval
Tickets & Cost:
From roh.org.uk
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Director -- Jonathan Kent
Composer -- Puccini
Conductor -- Antonio Pappano
Cast -- (the cast may change on different dates) Sondra Radvanovsky, Aleksandrs Antonenko

"Manon Lescaut" follows the all-consuming love affair between Manon Lescaut and her young student, Des Grieux. But Manon longs for a life of luxury and riches, and when a nobleman offers to make her his mistress she finds it hard to resist.

Her inability to choose between love and comfort proves her downfall, in a story that tumbles from passion and devotion to violence... and finally to tragedy.

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