MET OPERA LIVE IN HD: FAUST
2011-2012 HD OPERA SEASON
DECEMBER 10, 2011 @ 12:55 PM
RUN TIME: 3 HRS 39 MIN
With Jonas Kaufmann in the title role, René Pape as the devil, and Marina Poplavskaya as Marguerite, Gounod’s classic retelling of the Faust legend couldn’t be better served. Tony Award-winning director Dec McAnuff updates the story to the first half of the 20th century with a production that won praise in London last season. Yannick Nézét-Séguin conducts on the heels of hisDon Carlo success.
Text courtesy of The Metropolitan Opera website: http://www.metopera.org
Conductor: Yannick Nézét-Séguin
Production: Dec McAnuff
Cast: Marina Poplavskaya, Michèle Losier, Jonas Kaufmann, Russel Braun, René Pape
CAST SHEET & SYNOPSIS:
VIDEO: Courtesy of The Metropolitan Opera
PHOTOS: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera
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