Great Performances - Season 44, Episode 6 - Rotten Tomatoes

Bel Canto the Opera

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Episode Info

An American opera diva is among the hostages taken when terrorists storm a diplomatic gathering in Lima, Peru; and, during the months-long crisis, unexpected alliances form between the captors and captives. Adapted from Ann Patchett's novel "Bel Canto," the opera features a score is by Jimmy López and libretto by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Nilo Cruz.

Cast

Danielle de Niese
as Roxanne Coss
Jeongcheol Cha
as Katsumi Hosokawa
Andrew Stenson
as Gen Watanabe
Rafael Davila
as General Alfredo
William Burden
as Rubén Iglesias
Jacques Imbrailo
as Joachim Messner
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