This is an encore HD broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House in New York City.
Running time: 5 hours, 10 minutes (2 intermissions)
PLEASE NOTE: This broadcast begins at 12:00pm.
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.
11:55 - 12:05 Live from the Opera House / Countdown
12:05 - 1:13 PERFORMANCE START: Open / Act 1
1:13 - 1:52 INTERMISSION (39:00)
1:52 - 3:20 Act 2
3:20 - 3:58 INTERMISSION (38:00)
3:58 - 5:08 Act 3
5:08 - 5:13 BOWS / CREDITS / SIGN-OFF
Tickets: $17 - $23
Prices include per ticket handling fees.