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16115 Star Starred
The Kennedy Center - Opera House
2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566
202-467-4600
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4.6 / 5 Rated by 18 members
Review from Amy T

Great seats (thanks Goldstar!) and a lovely evening at the opera. It is very long - almost 3 1/2 hours - and the last 20 minutes or so dragged (we know what happens, after all) but overall an excellent performance.

reviewed Sep 18 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Vicky

Probably one of the most enjoyable operas I have heard in a long time. It was just beautiful.

Radvanovsky was absolutely delightful. She touched us from her first notes and we were under her charm for a long time after the show ended.

reviewed Sep 15 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Leslie Baldwin

Great performance by the leading lady. Spectacular voice with several dramatic arias and duets. The Jane Seymour character was also wonderful. I thought the lead tenor (Percy) was a little weak both physically and vocally. Interesting...continued

reviewed Sep 24 2012 report as inappropriate
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Libretto by Felice Romani

Production owned by The Dallas Opera

Anna Bolena: Sondra Radvanovsky

Riccardo (Lord Richard Percy): Shalva Mukeria

Giovanna (Jane Seymour): Sonia Ganassi

Enrico VIII (Henry the VIII): Oren Gradus

Smeton, the Queen’s page: Claudia Huckle

Performed in Italian with English supertitles.

Supertitles may not be visible from the rear of the orchestra.

Running time is approximately 3 hours.

Act !: 84 minutes

Intermission: 20 minutes

Act II: 74 minutes

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