Watch a Preview: Il Trovatore

August 24th, 2011

Marcelo Álvarez as Manrico (Photo: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera)

This week on Great Performances at the Met, Verdi’s Il Trovatore comes to life in David McVicar’s production, starring Marcelo Álvarez as Manrico, Sondra Radvanovsky as Leonara, and Dolora Zajick as Azucena.

Reknowned soprano Renée Fleming will host the broadcast and will interview the opera’s stars during the intermission.

Il Trovatore airs Thursday, August 25 at 8 p.m. on THIRTEEN.

Watch a preview here: