[Met Performance] CID:353786
Metropolitan Opera Premiere
Nixon in China {1} Broadcast ed. Metropolitan Opera House: 02/02/2011., Sirius XM Broadcast live
Streamed at metopera.org

(Debuts: John Adams, Peter Sellars, James Maddalena, Janis Kelly, Haruno Yamazaki, Kanji Segawa
Broadcast/Streamed)


Metropolitan Opera House
February 2, 2011 Broadcast/Streamed

Metropolitan Opera Premiere


NIXON IN CHINA {1}
John Adams-Alice Goodman

Richard Nixon...........James Maddalena [Debut]
Pat Nixon...............Janis Kelly [Debut]
Henry Kissinger.........Richard Paul Fink
Chou En-lai.............Russell Braun
Mao Tse-tung............Robert Brubaker
Chiang Ch'ing...........Kathleen Kim
Nancy T'ang.............Ginger Costa-Jackson
Second Secretary to Mao.Teresa S. Herold
Third Secretary to Mao..Tamara Mumford
Dancer..................Haruno Yamazaki [Debut]
Dancer..................Kanji Segawa [Debut]

Conductor...............John Adams [Debut]

Production..............Peter Sellars [Debut]
Set Designer............Adrianne Lobel
Costume Designer........Dunya Ramicova
Lighting Designer.......James F. Ingalls
Choreographer...........Mark Morris
Sound Designer..........Mark Grey

Production a gift of Gramma Fisher Foundation, Marshalltown, Iowa
Major Funding by Edgar Foster Daniels and Roberta and David Elliott
Additional funding by American Express and the National Endowment for the Arts

Production originally created by English National Opera

Nixon in China received six performances this season.

Broadcast live on Sirius XM Metropolitan Opera Radio
Streamed at metopera.org

Production photos of Nixon in China by Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera.



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