MANON LESCAUT LIVE ON RADIO 4 ON 22 OCTOBER
In Manon Lescaut, Puccini’s first opera about a tragic heroine, Manon comes to grief through the conflict between her love for a poor student and her desire to climb the social ladder. The highly acclaimed world-famous soprano Eva-Maria Westbroek is singing the role of Manon, and Thomas Oliemans and Stefano La Colla excel in the roles of Lescaut and Des Grieux respectively.
“[Eva –Maria Westbroek] has excellent counterparts in the wonderful tenor Stefano la Colla (Des Grieux) and baritone Thomas Oliemans as Manon’s brother”. - Het Parool
To prepare for this fantastic opera, you will find more information here: MANON LESCAUT.