Posted February 14, 2014

Posted February 14, 2014

Merry Christmas from the Met – Die Meistersinger returns to the Met stage in December 2014. This will be a revival of the much beloved Otto Schenk – Günther Schneider-Siemssen production and James Levine will conduct a wonderful cast: Annette Dasch, Eva; Karen Cargill, Lena; Johan Botha, Walther; Paul Appleby, David; Johan Reuter, Hans Sachs; Johannes Martin Kränzle, Beckmesser; Hans Peter König, Pogner and Peter Rose, Kothner.

Dates all in December are 2, 6, 9, 13, 17, 20 and 23.

Featured adjacent to Meistersinger is a new Richard Eyre production of Le Nozze di Figaro conducted by Edo de Waart leading a fabulous cast: Amanda Majeski, Countess (Merola 2008); Danielle de Niese, Susanna; Serena Malfi, Cherubino; Mariusz Kwiecien, Count Almaviva; Erwin Schrott, Figaro.

December 4, 8, 12, 15 and 20

Presently tickets are by subscription only, single ticket sales will be announced at a later date.