Les Pêcheurs de Perles opens at the Metropolitan Opera

November 8, 2018

On Wednesday, November 14, Javier Camarena returns to the Metropolitan Opera for Bizet’s Les pêcheurs de perles in the role of Nadir, the lovesick fisherman. The Mexican tenor reprises the role after his celebrated performance in his LA Opera debut last season.

Javier sings alongside Pretty Yende as Leïla, Mariusz Kwiecien as Zurga, and Nicholas Testé in the role of Nourabad. Emmanuel Villaume conducts Penny Woolcock’s stunning production.

In advance of opening night, fans can get a backstage view of the production on the Met Opera’s Instagram account, where Javier will be sharing his experience in the final dress rehearsal. Follow along on November 12 on Instagram.

Les pêcheurs de perles opens November 14, with additional performances November 17, 20, 24, 28, and December 1 and 8. Purchase tickets to The Metropolitan Opera here.