Great Performances - Season 30, Episode 5 - Rotten Tomatoes

'The Merry Widow' from the San Francisco Opera

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Episode Info

Opus Arte and the BBC present this performance of Franz Lehár's comic operetta +The Merry Widow. Directed by Lotfi Mansouri, this production features Yvonne Kenny in the lead role and performances by Bo Skovhus, Gregory Turay, and Angelika Kirchschlager. The production also includes new dialogue from Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Wendy Wasserstein and a new ballet segment during the "Chez Maxim" scene.

Cast

Yvonne Kenny
as Anna Glawari, the Merry Widow
Yvonne Kenny
as Anna Glawari
Bo Skovhus
as Count Danilo Danilovitch
Bo Skovhus
as Count Danilo Danilovitch
Gregory Turay
as Camille de Rosillon
Carlo Hartmann
as Baron Mirko Zeta
Carlo Hartmann
as Baron Mirko Zeta
Gregory Turay
as Camille de Rosillon
Curtis Sullivan
as Vicomte Cascada
Jonathan Boyd
as Raoul de St. Brioche
Jonathan Boyd
as Raoul de St. Brioche
Bob Amaral
as Kromow
Curtis Sullivan
as Vicomte Cascada
Bob Amaral
as Kromow
William Saetre
as Pritschitch
Jayne Taine
as Praskowia
Peter Strummer
as Bogdanovitch
Matt Logan
as Maître d'hôtel
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