Met Live in HD: Boris Godunov

Met Live in HD: Boris Godunov

Live Broadcasts | 10/16/2021 | 12:55PM

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Modest Mussorgsky
Run Time: 2 hours, 20 minutes
Approximate end time: 3:20PM
Encore Broadcast

Sung in: Russian

Bass René Pape, the world’s reigning Boris, reprises his tremendous portrayal of the tortured tsar caught between grasping ambition and crippling paranoia, kicking off the highly anticipated 2021–22 Live in HD season. Conductor Sebastian Weigle leads Mussorgsky’s masterwork, a pillar of the Russian repertoire, in its original 1869 version. Stephen Wadsworth’s affecting production poignantly captures the hope and suffering of the Russian people, as well as the title ruler himself.

Image credits: Ken Howard / Met Opera

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 73 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 2008-09 season and is pleased to continue to present this series for the community.

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Ticket Prices

  • $ 18.00 Student
  • $ 23.00 Senior
  • $ 25.00 Adult

Schedule of Events

  • October 16, 2021 | 12:55PM
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  • René Pape as "Boris Godunov"
  • David Butt Philip as "Grigory"
  • Maxim Paster as "Shuisky"
  • Alexey Markov as "Shchelkalov"
  • Ain Anger as "Pemin"
  • Stanislav Trofimov as "Varlaam"


Modest Mussorgsky

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