Turandot fact sheet 

Music: Giacomo Puccini
Libretto: Giuseppe Adami and Renato Simoni
World premiere: April 25, 1926, at the Teatro alla Scala in Milan

The "standard" ending by Franco Alfano will be used.

Turandot: Angela Meade
Calaf: Russell Thomas
Liu: Guanqun Yu
Timur: Morris Robinson
Ping: Ryan Wolfe 
Pang: Terrence Chin-Loy *
Pong: Julius Ahn
A Mandarin: Alan Williams 
Emperor Altoum: Ashley Faatoalia

Creative Team:
Conductor: James Conlon
Director: Garnett Bruce *
Scenic Design: David Hockney
Costume Design: Ian Falconer
Original Lighting Designer: Thomas J. Munn
Revival Lighting Designer: Gary Marder *
Chorus Director: Jeremy Frank
Children's Chorus Director: Fernanda Malvar-Ruiz
Choreographer: Kitty McNamee
Fight and Intimacy Director: Andrew Kenneth Moss

* LA Opera debut  
† Member of the Domingo-Colburn-Stein Young Artist Program

Performance dates and times:  
May 18, 2024, at 7:30pm  
May 26, 2024, at 2pm 
May 30, 2024, at 7:30pm 
June 2, 2024, at 2pm 
June 5, 2024, at 7:30pm 
June 8, 2024, at 7:30pm 

Performed in Italian with English supertitles   

Estimated running time: two hours and 55 minutes, including two intermissions 

Venue: Dorothy Chandler Pavilion (135 North Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, 90012)   
All programs, artists and dates are subject to change.   

Last updated: May 3, 2024