Metropolitan Opera: Ariadne auf Naxos

Stage on Screen is The Roxy’s ongoing series of the world’s greatest contemporary theatrical performances, from the Metropolitan Opera to London’s National Theatre to the Bolshoi Ballet and beyond, projected on the big screen. 

The exhilarating soprano Lise Davidsen makes her Live in HD debut in one of her signature roles, the mythological Greek heroine of Strauss’s enchanting masterpiece. The outstanding cast for this March 12 transmission also features mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard as the Composer of the opera-within-an-opera around which the plot revolves, with soprano Brenda Rae as the spirited Zerbinetta and tenor Brandon Jovanovich as Ariadne’s lover, the god Bacchus. Marek Janowski conducts.

Metropolitan Opera: Ariadne auf Naxos

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Genre: Drama
Cast Members: Lisa Davidsen, Isabel Leonard, Brandon Jovanovich, Brenda Rae
Original Language: German
Subtitles: Subtitled
Music: Richard Strauss