Date: Saturday, October 5, 2013
Time: 12:55 PM ET / 11:55 AM CT/ 10:55 AM MT/ 9:55 AM PT
Run Time: 4 hours 5 minutes (approximate)
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Experience the eighth season of the Metropolitan Opera’s Peabody and Emmy Award-winning series The Met: Live in HD in select cinemas nationwide. The broadcast of Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin will be presented live on Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:55 PM ET / 9:55 AM PT, followed by an Encore presentation in select cinemas on Wednesday, October 9th at 6:30 PM in all time zones.
Anna Netrebko and Mariusz Kwiecien star as the lovestruck Tatiana and the imperious Onegin in Tchaikovsky’s fateful romance. Deborah Warner’s new production, set in the late 19th century, moves episodically from farmhouse to ballroom, with a powerful snowstorm providing the dramatic setting for the finale. Piotr Beczala is Lenski, Onegin’s friend turned rival. Russian maestro Valery Gergiev conducts.
Eugene Onegin is a co-production of the Metropolitan Opera and English National Opera.
Click here for complete information about The Met: Live in HD series.
Casting subject to change.
Photo Credit: Lee Broomfield/Metropolitan Opera