Met Live Opera: Ariadne auf Naxos

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Showings

Mary D. Fisher Theatre Sat, Mar 12, 2022 11:00 AM
Film Info
Event Type:Met Live Opera
Run Time:2 hours, 50 minutes
Met Company
Conductor:Marek Janowski
Opera Company:Lise Davidsen (Ariadne)
Brenda Rae (Zerbinetta)
Isabel Leonard (Composer)
Brandon Jovanovich (Bacchus)
Sean Michael Plumb (Harlequin)
Johannes Martin Kränzle (Music Master)
Thomas Allen (Major-Domo)
Production:Elijah Moshinsky
Set Designer:Michael Yeargan
Costume Designer:Michael Yeargan
Lighting Designer:Gil Wechsler

Description


Richard Strauss’s

Ariadne auf Naxos


Cast: Lise Davidsen (Ariadne), Brenda Rae (Zerbinetta), Isabel Leonard (Composer), Brandon Jovanovich (Bacchus), Sean Michael Plumb (Harlequin), Johannes Martin Kränzle (Music Master), Thomas Allen (Major-Domo)


There will be a pre-opera talk led by Deborah Raymond one hour before the performance.


Soprano Lise Davidsen makes her Live in HD debut in one of her signature roles, the mythological Greek heroine of Strauss’s enchanting masterpiece. The outstanding cast also features mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard as the Composer of the opera-within-an-opera around which the plot revolves, with soprano Brenda Rae as the spirited Zerbinetta and tenor Brandon Jovanovich as Ariadne’s lover, the god Bacchus. Marek Janowski conducts.

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