GP at The Met: Il Trittico
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GREAT PERFORMANCES AT THE MET: “Il Trittico”

Directed by
Gary Halvorson

Conductor
James Levine

Casts in Order of Vocal Appearance
“Il Tabarro”
Giorgetta
Maria Guleghina

Michele
Juan Pons

Luigi
Salvatore Licitra

Tinca
David Cangelosi

Talpa
Paul Plishka

A Song Seller
John Nuzzo

Frugola
Stephanie Blythe

Young Lovers
Anne-Carolyn Bird
Tony Stevenson

“Suor Angelica”
Sister Angelica
Barbara Frittoli

The Monitor
Wendy White

Lay Sisters
Lisette Oropesa
Edyta Kulczak

The Mistress of Novices
Barbara Dever

Sister Osmina
Sara Wiedt

Sister Genovieffa
Heidi Grant Murphy

Novices
Anne-Carolyn Bird
Leah Wool

Sister Dolcina
Jennifer Check

The Nursing Sister
Maria Zifchak

Alms Collectors
Jennifer Black
Jane Gilbert

The Abbess
Patricia Risley

The Princess
Stephanie Blythe

“Gianni Schicchi”
Zita
Stephanie Blythe

Simone
Donato Di Stefano

Rinuccio
Massimo Giordano

Ciesca
Patricia Risley

Marco
Jeff Mattsey

Nella
Jennifer Check

Gherardo
Bernard Fitch

Betto Di Signa
Patrick Carfizzi

Gherardino
Jacob Wade

Gianni Schicchi
Alessandro Corbelli

Lauretta
Olga Mykytenko

Spinelloccio
Paul Plishka

Amantio Di Nicolao
Dale Travis

Pinellino
Peter Volpe

Guccio
Keith Miller

Production
Jack O’Brien

Set Design
Douglas W. Schmidt

Costume Design
Jess Goldstein

Lighting Design
Jules Fisher
Peggy Eisenhauer

Host
Jack O’Brien

Chorus Master
Raymond Hughes

Musical Preparation
Joan Dornemann
Dennis Giauque
Robert Myers
Robert Morrison
Joseph Colaneri
Assistant Stage Directors
Gregory Keller
J. Knighten Smit
Sharon Thomas

Stage Band Conductor
Gregory Buchalter

Dramaturg
Paul Cremo

Prompter
Joan Dornemann

Met Titles
Cori Ellison

Children’s Chorus Director
Elena Doria

Italian Diction Coach
Nico Castel

Assistants to the Set Designer
Chad Owens
Robert Braun
Craig Edelblut
Sarah Rigney

Assistant to the Costume Designer
China Lee

A Metropolitan Opera High-Definition Production
Supervising Producers
Mia Bongiovanni
Elena Park
Producers
Louisa Briccetti
Victoria Warivonchik

Audio Producer
Jay David Saks

Associate Director
Christine Clark Bradley

Engineer-in-Charge
Mark Schubin

Technical Supervisor
Ron Washburn

Technical Director
Emmett Loughran

Audio Supervisor
Bill King

Television Lighting
Wayne Chouinard

Writer
Ellen Keel

Camera
Miguel Armstrong
Rob Balton
Manny Gutierrez
Charlie Huntley
John Kosmaczewski
Jay Millard
Alain Onesto
David Smith
Ron Washburn
Mark Whitman

Robotic Camera Technicians
Rick Compeau
Ron Travisano
Ted Erne
Shawn Harkins

Video
Billy Steinberg
Paul Ranieri
Matty Randazzo

Audio
Mel Becker
Paul Cohen
Ken Hunold
Blake Norton
Michael Shoskes
Shawn Marie Walsh

Videotape
Alan Buchner
Steven Joyce

Television Stage Managers
Terence Benson
Molly McBride
Hank Neimark

English Subtitles Adapted by
Sonya Friedman

Broadcast Graphics
Deborah Cavanaugh

Score Reader
Ben Sosland

Makeup for Ms. Guleghina, Ms. Frittoli, Ms. Mykytenko
Matiki Anoff

Production Associate
Yolanda S. Williams

Intermission
Camera
Bob Long
Lyn Noland
Tim Quigley

Steadicam
Jeff Muhlstock

Assistant Camera
Kevin Murphy

Utility
James Washburn

Audio
Chris Callus
Steve Lamphere
Bryan Leskowicz
John Bates
Keith Olsen
Cliff Pospisil

Production Assistants
Michael Griebel
Alyse Horn
Allegra Lucas
Enzo E. Martinez
Harriet Snyder

Video Editor
Gary Bradley

HD Nitris Editor
Laura Young

Audio Editor
John Bowen

Post-Production Audio Mix
Ken Hahn

Metropolitan Opera Association
General Manager
Peter Gelb

Music Director
James Levine

Assistant Managers
Artistic
Sarah Billinghurst

Technical
Joseph Clark

Editorial & Creative Content
Elena Park

Operations
Stewart Pearce

Finance
Bill Thomas

Development
Coralie Toevs

Director of Media & Presentations
Mia Bongiovanni

Director of Worldwide Hd Distribution
Julie Borchard-Young

Director of Marketing
Karen Karp

Artistic Administrator
Jonathan Friend

General Counsel
Sharon E. Grubin

Senior Artistic Advisor
Eva Wagner-Pasquier

Director of Human Resources & Labor Relations
Ann Marie Hackett

Director of Music Administration
Craig Rutenberg

House Manager
James Naples

Press Director
Sommer Hixson

Director New Business Development
Laura Mitgang

Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Orchestra Manager
Robert Sirinek

Concertmaster
David Chan

Librarian
Robert Sutherland

Metropolitan Opera Chorus

Metropolitan Opera Ballet
Ballet Mistress
Diana Levy

Stage Managers
Margo Maier
Scott Moon
Theresa Ganley
Raymond Menard

Local 1 LATSE

Stage Operations
Master Carpenter
Stephen A. Diaz

Master Electrician
Paul Donahue

Properties Master
James R. Blumenfeld

Wig and Hair Stylist
Tom Watson

Makeup Artist
Victor Callegari

Wardrobe Supervisor
William Malloy

Costume Shop Head
Lesley Weston

Resident Costume Designer
Sylvia Nolan

Production Facilities
All Mobile Video Inc.
Atlantic Cine Equipment (ACE)
Dolby Laboratories
Remote Recording
Tandberg Television

Media Counsel
Franklin, Weinrib, Rudell & Vasallo, P.C.

Music publishing by arrangement with Hendon Music, Inc., a Boosey & Hawkes Company, sole agent in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico for Casa Ricordi-BMG Ricordi Music Publishing; Milan, Italy. A BMG Editions Company, Publisher and Copyright Owner.

This stage production of “Il Trittico” was made possible by a generous gift from Karen and Kevin Kennedy.

Additional Generous Stage Production Funding Was Received from
The Gramma Fisher Foundation, Marshalltown, Iowa
The Annenberg Foundation
Hermione Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. William R. Miller
M. Beverly and Robert G. Bartner

For GREAT PERFORMANCES
Director, Program Development
Bill O’Donnell

Series Producer
David Horn

A Metropolitan Opera Production in association with PBS/Thirteen WNET New York

Executive Producer
Peter Gelb

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  • See

    Please, please, please re-broadcast this.

  • Joseph

    Has this production been released on DVD? I saw this on TV and was so impressed by the production that I would LOVE to have it in my Library.

  • Neil H

    I saw this wonderful production on television in Sydney Australia. is it available on DVD etc? thank you.

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