Andrea Chénier

Author(s): Music by Umberto Giordano, libretto by Luigi Illica Company: The Royal Opera with China National Centre for Performing Arts, Beijing, and San Francisco Opera Running time: 2h 40min approx Age recommendation: 5+ years

At a glittering party in 18th-century Paris, the poet Andrea Chénier delivers an impassioned denunciation of Louis XVI. Five years later, the Revolution has given way to the Terror, transforming the power balance between Chénier, his beloved Maddalena, and Gérard, the man who could destroy him...

Jonas Kaufmann headlines David McVicar’s staging, under the baton of long-time collaborator Antonio Pappano.

All information was correct to the best of our knowledge from details supplied to us but may be subject to change or inaccuracies. Please contact the companies or venues to confirm details.

*Some links, including Amazon, Stageplays.com, Bookshop.org, ATG Tickets, LOVEtheatre, BTG Tickets, Ticketmaster, LW Theatres and QuayTickets, are affiliate links for which BTG may earn a small fee at no extra cost to the purchaser.

Are you sure?