Lescaut, Manon

Lescaut, Manon

lives well by giving affections to noblemen. [Fr. Lit.: Mahon Lescaut]

Lescaut, Manon

amorally chooses luxury above loyalty. [Ital. Opera: Puccini, Manon Lescaut, Westerman, 346]
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Baritone Joseph Flaxman as Lescaut, Manon's brother, the role of the Geronte will be baritone Donald Boos, tenor Dmitri Zigrino will play the part of Edmondo, Brenda Belohoubek will sing the role of the Dance Master, Bass-Baritone Don Kalbach will play the role of the Inn Keeper and Robert Scott will play the role of the Seargent.
On Friday night he will perform Lescaut, Manon's rapscallion brother.