The Metropolitan Opera Summer Encore: La Bohème

Stage on Screen


Film Info
Series:Stage on Screen
Run Time:141 min
Release Year:2014
Original Language:Italian
Cast/Crew Info
Director:Stefano Ranzani
Cast Members:Vittorio Grigolo, Kristine Opolais, Susanna Phillips, Massimo Cavaletti
Music:Giacomo Puccini


Stage on Screen is The Roxy’s ongoing series of the world’s greatest contemporary theatrical performances, from the Metropolitan Opera to London’s National Theatre to the Bolshoi Ballet and beyond, projected on the big screen.

A new generation of rising stars shines in Franco Zeffirelli’s classic production of Puccini’s most popular opera. Vittorio Grigolo is the poor poet Rodolfo who falls head over heels for his neighbor, the seamstress Mimì, sung by the radiant Kristine Opolais. Susanna Phillips is the flirtatious Musetta, Massimo Cavaletti is her sweetheart Marcello, and Patrick Carfizzi as Schaunard and Oren Gradus as Colline complete the ensemble. Stefano Ranzani conducts.