In Theaters Jan 7, Jan 11
The Met: Live in HD
Met Music Director James Levine conducts Verdi’s early drama of Ancient Babylon, Nabucco, with Plácido Domingo adding a new role to his Met repertory as the title character. Liudmyla Monastyrska sings the tour-de-force role of Abigaille, Nabucco’s willful daughter, with Jamie Barton as Fenena, Russell Thomas as Ismaele, and Dmitri Belosselskiy as the prophet Zaccaria, the role of his 2011 Met debut.
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: 3 hours 5 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.