Donizetti’s Maria Stuarda – Curzon Mayfair
Streaming live to the Curzon Mayfair on Saturday 19th January is The Met Premiere of Donizetti’s Maria Stuarda. David McVicar directs the company premiere of the second opera in Donizetti’s famous trilogy of operas about Tudor history.
Joyce DiDonato sings the title role of the defiant Mary, Queen of Scots. South African soprano Elza van den Heever makes her Met debut as Mary’s formidable rival, Queen Elizabeth I. Maurizio Benini conducts a cast that also includes Francesco Meli as the Earl of Leicester, Joshua Hopkins as Cecil, and Matthew Rose as Talbot.