Les Pecheurs de Perles
This production of Les Pêcheurs de Perles signed Penny Woolcock was one of the highlights of the 15/16 season and is now making a much awaited return to the Met. In the leading roles we find renowned singers Pretty Yende, Javier Camarena & Mariusz Kwiecien
What is Lês Pecheurs de Perle about?
Set in a pearl-diving village in the far east, the story revolves around Nadir and Zurga, a pair of friends who have vowed never to let the love of a woman come between them.
When a mysterious beautiful princess arrives to the village Nadir recognize her as his long lost love Leïla, whom Zurga also loves, and he is forced to choose between his friend and the woman he loves.
Nadir and Leïla give in to their love and a furious Zurga sends them to their deaths. The villagers prepare for their ritual deaths but Zurga regrets his actions and helps the couple to flee.
The opera is sung in French with Met Titles in English, German, and Spanish.
How do I receive my tickets?
Once your booking is completed an e-ticket will be sent to your email adress, all you have to do is to print it and bring it with you to the opera.