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Opera de Paris: MANON

CTC 200 MIN

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Synopsis

New Production! When, in 1731, Abbé Prévost wrote L’Histoire du chevalier Des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut - the work that inspired Massenet’s Manon - he portrayed an entire era, that of the Regency, which saw the old order fade away and a new order, full of the promise of unprecedented freedom, rise from its ashes.

Manon (Pretty Yende) must make her way between these two worlds, fleeing the convent in order to embrace the paths of desire and transgression, throwing herself headlong into a burning and destructive passion with Des Grieux (Benjamin Bernheim). A parenthesis opens, only to close again in suffering and obscurity.

With this new Paris Opera production, director Vincent Huguet casts the work’s customary taffeta aside in order to bring out its violence to the full.

Movie Information

Release date

Friday 8th May

Duration

200 min

Rating

CTC

Genre

Alternative Content

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