One of the most accessible and moving operas ever written, La Bohème charts the ups and downs of a group of idealistic graduates as they bicker, party, try to make ends meet and follow their dreams. Aspiring novelist Rodolfo discovers a harsher reality when he falls for immigrant cleaner Mimi, while his best friend Marcello’s tempestuous relationship with his on-off girlfriend Musetta brings humour and fireworks to the stage.
The comic elements of this hugely popular production heighten its tragic ending, with audiences saying this 21st century Bohème affected them like no other. It is the perfect Christmas treat for all lovers of opera, musical theatre or simply a great night out.
Director: Robin Norton-Hale Musical Director: Elspeth Wilkes
Designer: Lucy Read Lighting Designer: Richard Williamson