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Puccini's "La bohème" | Wolf Trap Opera | National Symphony Orchestra
July 19, 2024
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Wolf Trap Opera
La bohème
National Symphony Orchestra

Gates Open:
6:30 PM

8 PM

Considered one of the world’s most popular operas, Puccini’s romantic depiction of Parisian bohemians captivates audiences. Soaring arias and glorious melodies collide with harsh realities. Wolf Trap Opera’s bright cast will embody the relatable and endearing characters in this heart-wrenching tale, leaving no one unmoved.

Sung in Italian with English captions.

Learn more about Wolf Trap Opera's 2024 season with the Insider Guide.


Rodolfo: Eric Taylor
Marcello: Blake Denson
Schaunard: Laureano Quant
Colline: Le Bu
Mimi: Amanda Batista
Musetta: Midori Marsh
Benoit/Alcindoro: Adam Partridge*
Parpignol: Jerek Fernández*
Customs Officer: Mario Manzo*
Chorus: AGMA, Studio Artists, Children’s Chorus of Washington

*Studio Artists

Conductor: Grant Gershon
Original Director: John Caird
Revival Director: Katherine M. Carter
Scenic & Costume Design: David Farley
Lighting Design: Michael James Clark
Wig & Makeup Design: Anne Nesmith

La bohème is a co-production of Houston Grand Opera Association, Canadian Opera Company, and San Francisco Opera.

Special Thanks To
Virginia McGehee Friend and Anne R. Kline and Geoffrey Pohanka, Performance Sponsors
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