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San Francisco Opera

Lucrezia Borgia

Gaetano Donizetti

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Renée Fleming, “America’s most-loved and most-lauded opera singer” (The Times, London), returns to San Francisco Opera in the title role of this melodically rich bel canto masterpiece. A femme fatale renowned for her ruthless pursuit of power reveals poignant vulnerability when she comes face to face with her long-lost son. Tenor Michael Fabiano co-stars.


ConductorRiccardo Frizza

DirectorJohn Pascoe

CastRenee Fleming | Elizabeth Deshong Michael Fabiano | Vitalij Kowaljow

Number of actsOpera in one prologue and 2 acts

Total running time2 hours 16 minutes

Running time by actPrologue: 42 min, Act 1: 40 min, Act 2: 54 min

Sung inItalian

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