Review: Pene Pati and Nadine Sierra Brilliant in Gounod’s “Roméo and Juliet” – San Francisco Opera, September 6, 2019

San Francisco Opera opened its 97th season with Gounod’s “Roméo et Juliette”. The evening was a resounding success. The principal artists, supporting cast, orchestra and chorus superbly performed in Jean-Louis Grinda’s tautly-directed production, Pene Pati’s Roméo New Zealand tenor Pene Pati, of Samoan birth and heritage, was originally scheduled for the last of the seven … Read more