In Theaters Sat, Mar 25, Wed, Mar 29
The Met: Live in HD
A rare Met revival of Mozart’s Idomeneo, set in the aftermath of the Trojan War.
Jean-Pierre Ponnelle’s classic production, which has its first Met revival in over a decade this season, stars Matthew Polenzani in the title role. The cast also includes Elza van den Heever as Elettra, Nadine Sierra as Ilia, Alice Coote as Idamante, and Alan Opie as Arbace.
Go behind the scenes with the Met's stars! During intermission, interviews with cast, crew, and production teams give a revealing look at what goes into the staging of an opera.
Language: Italian, with English subtitles
Run Time: 4 hours 20 minutes
The Met: Live in HD series is made possible by a generous grant from its founding sponsor The Neubauer Family Foundation. Global sponsorship is also provided by Bloomberg Philanthropies.
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Idomeneo: Fuor del mar
Matthew Polenzani sings the title character’s Act II aria from Idomeneo at the final...
Idomeneo: Act III Quartet
Nadine Sierra, Elza van den Heever, Alice Coote, and Matthew Polenzani sing the Act III...
Idomeneo: Tutte nel cor vi sento
Elza van den Heever sings Elettra’s Act I aria from Idomeneo at the final...
Idomeneo: Padre, germani, addio!
Nadine Sierra sings Ilia’s Act I aria from Idomeneo at the final dress rehearsal.