The Met: Live in HD
Jules Massenet's Werther
Saturday, March 15, 2014
1 p.m. (encore) 6 p.m. (encore)
12:15 p.m. - Free pre-broadcast talk in the Wien Experimental Theatre with
Orin Grossman, Fairfield University professor emeritus
Two of opera's greatest artists - Jonas Kaufmann and Elïna Garanča - appear together for the first time at the Met in Massenet's sublime adaptation of Goethe's revolutionary and tragic romance. It is directed and designed by Richard Eyre and Rob Howell, the same team that created the Met's recent hit production of Carmen. Rising young maestro Alain Altinoglu conducts.
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