OPERA NIGHT

Isabel Leonard in Poulenc's Dialogues des Carmelites. Photo Ken Howard, Met Opera Image Name: Isabel Leonard in Poulenc's Dialogues des Carmelites. Photo Ken Howard, Met Opera Description: Isabel Leonard in Poulenc's Dialogues des Carmelites. Photo Ken Howard, Met Opera

Yannick Nézet-Séguin leads the classic John Dexter production of Poulenc’s devastating story of faith and martyrdom. Mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard sings the touching role of Blanche and soprano Karita Mattila, a legend in her own time, returns to the Met as the Prioress.

RTÉ lyric fm, Saturday 11th May, 7pm-10pm