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The Met: Live in HD
Kristine Opolais stars in a new production of the opera that first won her international acclaim, Dvorák’s fairy tale opera about the tragic water nymph Rusalka.
Kristine Opolais stars as a tragic water nymph in Rusalka. Sir Mark Elder conducts Mary Zimmerman’s new staging, which also stars Brandon Jovanovich as the human prince who captures Rusalka’s heart; Katarina Dalayman as Rusalka’s rival, the Foreign Princess; Eric Owens as the Water Sprite, Rusalka’s father; and Jamie Barton as the duplicitous witch Ježibaba.
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: Czech, with English subtitles
Run Time: 4 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.
Categories: Performing Arts
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