Wishing the famed baritenor the easiest possible surgery and a swift and complete recovery.Plácido Domingo, currently at the Met to conduct Tosca, was admitted to the hospital yesterday, suf cholecystitis, or inflammation of the gallbladder. He is scheduled to undergo a laparoscopic cholecyste lbladder removal) earl k, and it is expected that this minimally invasive procedure will allow him to resume his activities after a brief hospital stay.Marco Armiliato will lead this Friday even
Domingo is expected to make a full recovery in time to conduct the performance on November 6, as well as the three later performances for which he was originally scheduled: November 14 matinee, 18, and 21. In April, he will return to the Met to the reprise his acclaimed portrayal of the title role in Verdi’s Simon Boccanegra.ning performance of Tosca, and Paolo Carignani will conduct the performances on October 21, 24 matinee, 29, and November 2.
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Domingo Withdraws from (Some) Tosca Performances
Placido Domingo is about to lose something: his gallbladder. Says the Met: