GP at The Met: I Puritani

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Television Credits

GREAT PERFORMANCES AT THE MET: “I Puritani”

Directed by
Gary Halvorson

Conductor
Patrick Summers

Production
Sandro Sequi

Set Design
Ming Cho Lee

Costume Design
Peter J. Hall

Stage Director
Sharon Thomas

Special Guest Host
Beverly Sills

Special Guest Interviewer
Renée Fleming

Radio Host
Margaret Juntwait

Characters in Order of Vocal Appearance
Bruno
Eduardo Valdes

Riccardo
Franco Vassallo

Elvira
Anna Netrebko

Giorgio
John Relyea

Arturo
Eric Cutler

Gualtiero
Valerian Ruminski

Enrichetta
Maria Zifchak

Chorus Master
Raymond Hughes

Musical Preparation
Joan Dornemann
Steven Eldredge
Lucy Arner
Steven Crawford

Assistant Stage Directors
Stephen Pickover
Paula Williams

Prompter
Joan Dornemann

Met Titles
Sonya Haddad

Italian Diction Coach
Nico Castel

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

Writers
William Berger
Ellen Keel

Camera
Miguel Armstrong
Hank Geving
Manny Gutierrez
Charlie Huntley
John Kosmaczewski
John Meiklejohn
Jay Millard
Lyn Noland
Tim Quigley
David Smith
Ron Washburn
Mark Whitman

Video
Billy Steinberg
Matty Randazzo
Paul Ranieri

Audio
Mel Becker
Paul Cohen
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
John Geller

Makeup for Anna Netrebko
Matiki Anoff

Opening Title Sequence
Editor
Sakae Ishikawa

Live Intermission Segments
Director
Tony Marshall

Associate Director
Karen McLaughlin

Field Producer
Barry Goodman

Lighting
Mitchell Bogard

Senior Radio Producer
Mary Jo Heath

Camera
Robert Long
Jeff Muhlstock
Alain Onesto
Larry Solomon

Camera Assists
Tom Carroll
Eric Swanek

Audio
Chris Callus
Skip Kent
Bryan Leskowicz

Intermission Features
Associate Producer
Vanessa Palo

“Anna Netrebko: A Brief Portrait”
Producer
Pat Jaffe

Editor
Ernie Fritz

“Opera Madness”
Producer
Molly McBride

Director of Photography
Tom Hurwitz

Editors
Jason Tschantre
Ernie Fritz

Audio Recording
John Zecca

Utility
Huttemburg Nasar

Post Production
Video Editor
Gary Bradley

Additional Video Editing
Eric Singer
Laura Young

Audio Editor
John Bowen

Post-Production Audio Mix
Ken Hahn

Production Associate
Yolanda S. Williams

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

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

Business Affairs
Bill Thomas

Development
Coralie Toevs

Director of Media & Presentations
Mia Bongiovanni

Marketing Director
Julie Borchard-Young

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

Chief Financial Officer
Marvin Suchoff

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
Thomas H. Connell, III
Raymond Menard
Scott Moon
Theresa Ganley
Margo Maier

Local 1 1ATSE

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

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

Intermission Feature Footage
60 MINUTES
Courtesy CBS News
© 2004 CBS News

ANNA NETREBKO — THE WOMAN, THE VOICE
Courtesy Deutsche Grammophon
© 2004 Deutsche Grammophon

“I Puritani” with Anna Netrebko
© 2006 The Metropolitan Opera

“Francesca da Rimini” with Renata Scotto
© 1984 The Metropolitan Opera

“Lucia di Lammermoor” with Beverly Sills
Courtesy BBC Motion Gallery
© 1971 British Broadcasting Corporation

“Lucia di Lammermoor” with Joan Sutherland
© 1983 The Metropolitan Opera

“Otello” with Plácido Domingo and Renée Fleming
© 1996 The Metropolitan Opera

“The Queen of Spades” with Plácido Domingo
© 1999 The Metropolitan Opera

“Idomeneo” with Hildegard Behrens
© 1983 The Metropolitan Opera

“Elektra” with Birgit Nilsson
© 1980 The Metropolitan Opera

Production Facilities
All Mobile Video Inc.
Dolby Laboratories
Remote Recording
Tandberg Television

The original stage production of “I Puritani” was made possible by generous gifts from the
Metropolitan Opera Board of Directors
Members of the Association and Patrons
with Special Support from
Subscribers
The Metropolitan Opera Guild
National Council Opera Club
and
Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Crawford

The revival of this stage production is made possible by a generous gift from
Siemens Corporation.

For GREAT PERFORMANCES
David Horn
Series Producer

Bill O’Donnell
Director, Program Development

Barry Schulman
Executive Producer

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

Executive Producer
Peter Gelb

© 2007 The Metropolitan Opera

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