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Mefistofele

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.

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ConductorNicola Luisotti

DirectorLaurie Feldman Santoliquido

ChoreographerAlphonse Poulin

CastIldar Abdrazakov | Patricia Racette Ramón Vargas

Number of actsOpera in 4 acts

Total running time2 hours 28 minutes

Running time by actPart 1: 56 min | Part 2: 52 min | Part 3: 40 min

Sung inSung in Italian

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