Berlioz’s Les Troyens
Saturday, January 5, 2013 (12:00PM ET / 9:00AM PT)
Expected Running Time: 5 hours 45 minutes
Experience the seventh season of the Metropolitan Opera’s Peabody and Emmy Award-winning series The Met: Live in HD in movie theaters nationwide. The broadcast of Berlioz’s Les Troyens will be presented live for only one day on Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 12:00 PM ET / 9:00 AM PT in select movie theaters.
The Met offers a rare opportunity to witness Berlioz’s vast epic, last performed by the company in 2003. Deborah Voigt, Susan Graham, Bryan Hymel, and Dwayne Croft lead the starry cast, portraying characters from the Trojan War. Met Principal Conductor Fabio Luisi marshals the large-scale musical forces.
An encore presentation of this performance will be exhibited in select movie theaters on Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 6:30 PM in all time zones.
Casting subject to change.
Running time is approximate.
Photo Credit: Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera