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SimonaGeorgescu
The weather was chilly. I wore pants and a loose tunic. Coat on top..
Tania Perez-Salas Compania de Danza dress Nov 24 2014 star this tip starred
Charlotte
Park in the 200 Stuart St garage, and then get a validation coupon from the Shubert theatre so your cost is only $10.
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attended Nov 10 2007

The only negative was the lack of leg room in the seats we were assigned.

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attended Nov 10 2007

Fantastic performance. It was great to see so many people my own age enjoying the opera as well.

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attended Nov 10 2007

How often do you see a show for $35?! Seats were upper balcony so we were a bit far up, but at the Shubert that doesn't really matter.

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Description

Music by Giacomo Puccini

Libretto by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica

Co-production with Opera Theatre of St. Louis

Sung in Italian with projected English translation

The approximate running time is 2 hours and 30 minutes.

It’s Christmastime in Paris as Puccini’s beloved classic La bohème kicks off Boston Lyric Opera’s 2007-2008 Season. Puccini’s lush and romantic music permeates this story of ill-fated love set against the carefree and reckless lifestyle of 19th century bohemian Paris. Come see, hear and feel one of the great romantic stories of all time.

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Cast:*

Rodolfo, Sean Panikkar, tenor

Mimì, Jill Gardner, soprano

Marcello, Tim Mix*, baritone

Musetta, Kimwana Doner*, soprano

Schaunard, Andrew Garland*, baritone

Colline, Matthew Burns*, bass-baritone

Conductor, Ari Pelto*

Stage Director, Timothy Ocel

Set Designer, Erhard Rom

Costume Designer, Robert Perdziola

*BLO Debut

About the Ticket Supplier: Boston Lyric Opera

Boston Lyric Opera (BLO) is New England's most popular opera company. Founded in 1976, BLO is recognized for its artistically excellent productions of a diverse repertoire that entertain and inspire audiences and which feature emerging operatic talent. Its mainstage productions at The Citi Shubert Theatre, live broadcasts on WGBH radio and its traveling production of a fully staged, one-hour English version of a popular opera for schools and families reach some 200,000 people a year.