The MET? A New Production Of Die Walkure? In HD? At A Cinema Near You? Surely Not?

Written By The Wagnerian on Friday, 13 May 2011 | 7:05:00 pm

Just in case you have been living under a bush for the last few months (one can say one thing for the MET: it's marketing department earns it's money. One would think sometimes there is only one opera house in the world - never mind the US), The 14th of May sees the Met broadcast - in HD as they keep telling us - their new production of Die Walkure.

Where?

At a cinema (if your lucky) near you

The details?

Cast?
Conductor: James Levine
Brünnhilde: Deborah Voigt
Sieglinde: Eva Maria Westbroek
Fricka: Stephanie Blythe
Siegmund: Jonas Kaufmann
Wotan: Bryn Terfel
Hunding: Hans-Peter König

The Production Team?

Production: Robert Lepage
Associate Director: Neilson Vignola
Set Designer: Carl Fillion
Costume Designer: François St-Aubin
Lighting Designer: Etienne Boucher
Video Image Artist: Boris Firquet

The Videos?

Bryn Terfel (Wotan) and Deborah Voigt (Brünnhilde)

 

Jonas Kaufmann (Siegmund)

 

 Eva-Maria Westbroek (Sieglinde)