Gregory Kunde tours Japan with the Opera di Roma’s Manon Lescaut


The Opera di Roma will be touring Japan with Manon Lescaut, an opera in four acts by Puccini, with tenor Gregory Kunde singing the role of Chevalier des Grieux. This production by the Roman theatre can be seen on September 16th in the Kanagawa Kenmin Hall of Yokohama, and on September 20th and 22nd at the Tokyo Bunka Kaikan. Donato Renzetti will be conducting and stage direction will be in the hands of Chiara Muti. Performing along with the American tenor, in the most important roles, will be Kristine Opolais (Manon Lescaut) and Alessandro Luongo (Lescaut).

Gregory Kunde’s upcoming engagements include a concert with the Oviedo Filarmonía and Turandot at the Teatro Real of Madrid.