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MET Opera Summer 2017: Les Pêcheurs de Perles
MET Opera Summer 2017: Les Pecheurs de Perles
Bizet’s gorgeous opera of lust and longing set in the Far East returns to the Met stage for the first time in 100 years. Soprano Diana Damrau stars as Leïla, the beautiful Hindu priestess pursued by rival pearl divers competing for her hand.
Release Date: 28.06.2017, Length: 2h 13 min
Genres: Opera
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MET Opera Summer 2017: Macbeth
MET Opera Summer 2017: Macbeth
Star soprano Anna Netrebko delivers her searing portrayal of Lady Macbeth, the mad and murderous mate of Željko Lučić’s doomed Macbeth, for the first time at the Met. Adrian Noble’s chilling production of Verdi’s masterful adaptation of Shakespeare’s tragedy also stars Joseph Calleja as the noble Macduff and René Pape as Banquo.
Release Date: 12.07.2017, Length: 2h 27 min
Genres: Opera
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MET Opera Summer 2017: Nabucco
MET Opera Summer 2017: Nabucco
The legendary Plácido Domingo brings another new baritone role to the Met under the baton of his longtime collaborator James Levine. Liudmyla Monastyrska is Abigaille, the warrior woman determined to rule empires, and Jamie Barton is the heroic Fenena. Dmitri Belosselskiy is the stentorian voice of the oppressed Hebrew people.
Release Date: 26.07.2017, Length: 2h 35 min
Genres: Opera
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MET Opera Summer 2017: Carmen
MET Opera Summer 2017: Carmen
One of the most popular operas of all time, Carmen “is about sex, violence, and racism—and its corollary: freedom,” says Olivier Award-winning director Richard Eyre about his new production of Bizet’s drama. “It is one of the inalienably great works of art. It’s sexy, in every sense.
Release Date: 9.08.2017, Length: 3h 00 min
Genres: Opera