[Met Performance] CID:48500
Paris Premiere
Manon Lescaut {12} Paris, France: 06/09/1910.

(Debuts: Lucrezia Bori, Tullio Bianchi, Ida De Kowska)


Paris, France
Théatre du Chatelet
June 9, 1910

Paris Premiere
New production


MANON LESCAUT {12}
Puccini-Praga/Oliva/Illica/Giacosa/Ricordi

Manon...................Lucrezia Bori [Debut]
Des Grieux..............Enrico Caruso
Lescaut.................Pasquale Amato
Geronte.................Antonio Pini-Corsi
Edmondo.................Angelo Badà
Innkeeper...............Paolo Ananian
Solo Madrigalist........Ida De Kowska [Debut]
Dancing Master..........Albert Reiss
Sergeant................Vincenzo Reschiglian
Lamplighter.............Albert Reiss
Captain.................Tullio Bianchi [Debut]

Conductor...............Arturo Toscanini

Director................Jules Speck
Set Designer............Angelo Parravicini
Set Designer............Mario Sala
Set Designer............Vittorio Rota
Costume Designer........Maison Chiappa

[This was the first performance in Paris of Puccini's opera.]

Manon Lescaut received five performances this season.



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