Photo: Robert MIllard/Los Angeles Opera

Il Postino (The Postman)

July 22, 2019 - 08:00 pmJuly 22, 2019 - 11:00 pmNovember 22, 2019, 8pm - 11pm
July 22, 2019 - 02:30 pmJuly 22, 2019 - 05:00 pmNovember 24, 2019, 2:30pm - 5pm
Venue: 
Dominion Energy Center
600 E Grace St
Richmond, VA 23219
United States 600 E Grace St Richmond 23219

Admission

  • Tickets: $$25-$125

Based on the 1994 Oscar-winning film of the same title, this universal story of love longed-for and won recalls the imagined life of exiled Chilean poet Pablo Neruda, as he provides his love-struck postman, Mario, with the words to reveal his heart to the woman of his dreams.

Composed by Daniel Catán

Directed by Crystal Manich

Sung in Spanish with English Supertitles

The orchestra for this production is provided by the Virginia Symphony Orchestra.

Join Dr. Glenn Winters for his "Opera Up Close" pre-curtain talk forty-five minutes before each performance for his informative and entertaining insights on each production.