Madeleine Pierard replaces Nuccia Focile in La bohème — 16.05.12

Congratulations to Madeleine Pierard who sang the role of Musetta in The Royal Opera's performance of La bohème, replacing the indisposed Nuccia Focile.

Congratulations to Madeleine Pierard who recently sang the role of Musetta in The Royal Opera's performance of La bohème, replacing the indisposed Nuccia Focile.

Madeleine is in her second year as a Jette Parker Young Artist.  She sang the role for the performance on Saturday May 12 and will also appear in the pre-recorded final episode of BBC Two's Maestro at the Opera, singing in the performance conducted by the winner of the BBC competition.  La bohème will be screened live on Thursday 17 April to locations around the UK and is the first of the 2012 BP Summer Big Screens.

Full article on Royal Opera House website