Turandot New York Tickets
Turandot New York NY tickets are what everyone is looking for. So, if you too want to enjoy this opera live at the Metropolitan Opera at Lincoln Center, then grab them before they are all sold out. Turandot is one of Giacomo Puccini's famous operas which has become a hit among the fans. This creative masterpiece vows to take the audience on an unforgettable ride and features a beautiful score which is influenced by some Asian elements. The show premiered on April 25, 1926 at the La Scala in Milan and starred Rosa Raisa as Turandot and Miguel Fleta as Prince Calaf. This opera continues to enthrall the world with its amazing performances to this day.
If you enjoy watching operas then Turandot is one show that should definitely be on your list. This spectacle is now scheduled to be staged for multiple dates in New York. So, book your tickets soon.
The brainchild of Giacomo Puccini
Turandot is a three act opera which was created by Giacomo Puccini who is recognized as, "the greatest composers of Italian opera after Verdi." He is also famous for his other operas, 'Madama Butterfly,' 'La bohème' and 'Tosca.' Though Puccini was never able to finish his work on Turandot before his death in 1924, it was completed by Franco Alfano a couple of years later. The opera is based on the commedia dell'arte play of the same name by Count Carlo Gozzi.
What is it about?
The story of this opera takes place in China and revolves around Prince Calaf who finds himself in love with the cold princess Turandot. To get permission to marry her, he has to solve three riddles which he eventually does. The princess however still turns him down. Calaf then gives Turandot a way out. He tells the princess that if she can learn his name before dawn of the next day, he will die at daybreak.
Watch this masterpiece live
Turandot is now scheduled to be held live at the Metropolitan Opera at Lincoln Center where it will be running for thirteen dates. This is your best chance to enjoy this incredible show live. So, get your hands on Turandot New York NY tickets early and find out what makes this opera so special.