Verdi’s Rigoletto - New Production
Saturday, February 16, 2013 (12:55PM ET / 9:55AM PT)
Expected Running Time: 3 hours 35 minutes
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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 Verdi’s Rigoletto will be presented live for only one day on Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 12:55 PM ET / 9:55 AM PT in select movie theaters.
Director Michael Mayer has placed his new production of Verdi’s towering tragedy in Las Vegas in 1960. Piotr Beczala is the womanizing Duke of Mantua, Željko Lucic is his tragic sidekick, Rigoletto, and Diana Damrau is Rigoletto's daughter, Gilda.
An encore presentation of this performance will be exhibited in select movie theaters on Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 6:30 PM in all time zones.
Casting subject to change.
Running time is approximate.
Photo Credit: Nick Heavican