Met Live in HD: Die Walküre
Series | 03/30/2019 | 12:00PM
ON SALE SCHEDULE:
- Thursday, July 12 at 10:00AM – Met Members
- Monday, July 16 at 10:00AM – Paramount Star Circle Members
- Wednesday, July 18 at 10:00AM – Paramount Members
- Friday, July 20 at 10:00AM – General Public
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Subscription Pricing (Reserved Seats for all performances):
$225.00 Adult, $207.00 Senior, $162.00 Student
Run Time: 4 hours, 55 minutes
Pre-Opera Lecture: To Be Announced
Approximate intermission times: 1:05PM and 3:15PM
Approximate end time: 4:55PM
Live Performance Broadcast
Sung in: German
In what is expected to be a Wagnerian event for the ages, soprano Christine Goerke plays Brünnhilde, Wotan’s willful warrior daughter, who loses her immortality in opera’s most famous act of filial defiance. Tenor Stuart Skelton and soprano Eva-Maria Westbroek play the incestuous twins Siegmund and Sieglinde. Greer Grimsley sings Wotan. Philippe Jordan conducts.
Production a gift of Ann Ziff and the Ziff Family, in memory of William Ziff.
Revival a gift of Ann Ziff.
About the Met Live in HD:
In December 2006, The Metropolitan Opera launched The Met Live in HD, a series of performance transmissions shown live in high definition in movie theaters around the world. The series expanded from an initial six transmissions to ten in the 2014-15 season and today reaches more than 2,000 venues in 70 countries across six continents. The Live in HD performances are later also shown on public television, and a number of them have been released on DVD. In partnership with the New York City Department of Education and the Metropolitan Opera Guild, the Met has developed a nationwide program for students to attend Live in HD transmissions for free in their schools. The Paramount began broadcasting during the in 2008-09 season and is pleased to continue to present this series for the community.