Synopsis

Strauss's comic masterpiece of love and intrigue in 18th-century Vienna stars Renée Fleming as the aristocratic Marschallin and Elīna Garanča in the trouser role of her young lover. In his new production, Robert Carsen places the action at the end of the Habsburg Empire, underscoring the opera’s subtext of class and conflict against a rich backdrop of gilt and red damask, in a staging that also stars Günther Groissböck as Baron Ochs. Sebastian Weigle conducts the sparklingly beautiful score.

Sung in German with Met titles in English, German and Spanish.

Live performance in select theaters on May 13, 2017. Encore Performances: June 17, 19, and 21, 2017.


Director:
Robert Carsen
Studio:
The Metropolitan Opera
Producer(s):
Nathaniel Merrill
Cast:
Renée Fleming, Susan Graham, Christine Schäfer, Eric Cutler, Thomas Allen, Kristinn Sigmundsson, Elina Garanca, Matthew Polenzani
Writer(s):
Richard Strauss

Movie Times

Cineplex Odeon North Edmonton

14231 137th Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta T5L 5E8
(780) 732-2236

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Sat, May 13:
Scotiabank Theatre West Edmonton Mall

8882-170 Street
Edmonton, Alberta T5T 4M2
(780) 444-2400

Regular Showtimes

Sat, May 13:
South Edmonton Common

1525 99th Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta T6N 1K5
(780) 436-8585

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Sat, May 13: