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Arrigo Boito

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Arrigo Boito’s resplendent retelling of Faust is a monumental work of “choral grandeur and melodic richness.” (The New York Times) Starring Ramon Vargas and Patricia Racette.

This opera from San Francisco is in one of the most impressive productions ever seen at the War Memorial Opera House.

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ConductorNicola Luisotti

DirectorLaurie Feldman Santoliquido

ChoreographerAlphonse Poulin

CastIldar Abdrazakov | Patricia Racette Ramon Vargas

Number of actsOpera in 4 acts

Total running timeTBC 3 hours 30 minutes

Sung inSung in Italian

Date of performance2013-10-03

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