Manon Lescaut

Approximate Running Time: Two hours, forty minutes, with 2 intermissions

In Italian with English captions

Articles & Interviews

  • Artist Interview

    Carol Vaness made her Seattle Opera debut in the title role of Massenet’s Manon in 1985 and has returned to the company as Anna Bolena in Donizetti’s opera and Violetta in Verdi’s Traviata...

  • What Was I Thinking?

    Manon Lescaut demands two great artists in the two lead roles. No other opera of Puccini, except possibly Madama Butterfly, concentrates so heavily on two principals, and both are very...

View Blog Check out Seattle Opera's new and improved blog! Updated weekly.

View Blog

Check out and Subscribe to the Seattle Opera YouTube Channel!

Watch Videos

Scroll through an exciting collection of recent operas and informative, short videos!

Watch Videos

Photo Credit

© Seattle Opera photo