Three Metropolitan Opera premieres on this date:
In 1884 Meyerbeer’s Les Huguenots (Marcella Sembrich, Italo Campanini and Christine Nilsson singing in Italian).
In 1913 Mussorgsky’s Boris Godunov (Adamo Didur, Paul Althouse and Louise Houser singing in Italian).
In 2001 Prokofiev’s The Gambler (Vladimir Galouzine, Olga Guryakova and Elena Obraztsova carried out by Valery Gergiev).
Pleased 76th birthday soprano Diana Soviero.