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L’Italiana in Algeriby Gioachino Rossini
James Levine conducts this comedy of a feisty Italian girl turning the tables on her bumbling captors via Rossini’s blend of madness and fun. Mezzo-soprano Marianna Pizzolato makes her Met debut in the title role, opposite tenor René Barbera and baritone Nicola Alaimo. Bass-baritone Ildar Abdrazakov plays the pasha who is overcome by love and pasta.
Conductor: James Levine
Isabella: Marianna PizzolatoElvira: Angela ManninoZulma: Rihab ChaiebLindoro: René BarberaTaddeo: Nicola AlaimoHaly: Dwayne CroftMustafa: Ildar Abdrazakov
Start time: 10:00 AM on Capital Public Radio.Approximate running time 3 hrs 2 min