Opera Las Vegas: Puccini's La Bohème


Jun. 9, 2024, 2pm to 4:30pm
Show Recurring Dates

Campus Location

An image of lovers hugging in a snow covered city. "La Bohème."


Music by Giacomo Puccini, libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa

Rodolfo, a struggling poet, crosses paths with Mimì, a seamstress, and the two quickly fall head over heels in love. Their bliss is overshadowed when Rodolfo discovers that Mimì is seriously ill.

Faced with the realization that he cannot afford the necessary medical treatment for her, Rodolfo agonizingly decides to separate from Mimì. However, as her condition deteriorates, she finds her way back to Rodolfo's humble abode. They are happily reunited, but their future together is uncertain as the illness takes hold.

Run Time

2 hours 30 minutes


One 20-minute intermission


Sung in Italian with English surtitles


1 February 1896 at the Teatro Regio, Turin

Dress Code

Casual evening wear/Come as you are

Age Restrictions

Children under 6 are not permitted.


$90 - $70 - $50

Admission Information

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