Saturday March 8th - The Enchanted Island by Handel, Vivaldi, Rameau and others
The Met’s fantastical Baroque pastiche features the music of Handel, Vivaldi and others, set to an English libretto inspired by Shakesepeare. The all-star cast is led by Susan Graham with David Daniels and Placido Domingo reprising their roles from the acclaimed world-premiere run.
(Pictured: Danielle de Niese and Placido Domingo in The Enchanted Island - Photo Ken Howard, Metropolitan Opera)
Saturday March 15th - Jules Massenet’s Werther
Jonas Kaufmann sings the title role of Massenet’s sublime adaptation of Goethe’s revoluntionary romance for the first time at the Met. Sophie Koch, Kaufmann’s recent partner in Werther in Paris and Vienna, sings Charlotte, and rising young maestro Alain Altinoglu conducts.
(Pictured: Jonas Kaufmann in Massenet's Werther - Photo Brigitte Lacombe, Metropolitan Opera)