Met Opera : Rusalka
Date: Saturday, February 25, 2017
Time: 12:55 p.m. ET
Run Time: 4 hours 5 minutes (approximate)
Language: Czech (with English subtitles)
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The broadcast of Dvořák’s Rusalka will be presented live in select cinemas nationwide on Saturday, February 25 at 12:55 p.m. ET
Kristine Opolais stars in a new production of the opera that first won her international acclaim, Dvořák’s fairy tale opera about the tragic water nymph Rusalka. Sir Mark Elder conducts Mary Zimmerman’s new staging, which also stars Brandon Jovanovich as the human prince who captures Rusalka’s heart; Katarina Dalayman as Rusalka’s rival, the Foreign Princess; Eric Owens as the Water Sprite, Rusalka’s father; and Jamie Barton as the duplicitous witch Ježibaba.
Casting and cinema locations are subject to change.
Photo: Kristian Schuller/Metropolitan Opera
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