Met Opera: Mefistofele
A scene from Boito's "Mefistofele" | photo: Winnnie Klotz / Met Opera Archives
by Arrigo Boito
The Met Opera season of live radio broadcasts begins with Mefistofele, the celebrated and only completed opera by Arrigo Boito—who famously collaborated with Verdi on the libretti for Otello and Falstaff. Bass-baritone Christian Van Horn as the diabolical title character, tenor Michael Fabiano as Faust, and soprano Angela Meade as Margherita.
Conductor: Joseph Colaneri
MARGHERITA: Angela Meade
HELEN OF TROY: Jennifer Check
FAUST: Michael Fabiano
MEFISTOFELE: Christian Van Horn
Start time: 10:00 AM on Capital Public Radio.
Approximate running time 3 hrs 29 min
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