At The Opera, Donizetti: The Elixir of Love (L’elisir d’amore) - April 6, 2019
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L'elisir d'amore (The Elixir of Love) is a comic opera (melodramma giocoso) in two acts by the Italian composer Gaetano Donizetti. Felice Romani wrote the Italian libretto, after Eugène Scribe's libretto for Daniel Auber's Le philter (1831). The opera premiered on May 12, 1832 at the Teatro della Canobbiana in Milan. Cast: Adina – Kathleen Battle Nemorino – Luciano Pavarotti Belcore – Leo Nucci Dulcamare – Enzo Dara MET Opera Orchestra and Chorus DG - 1990