MET Opera Live: Les Pecheurs de Perles

 

MET Opera Live: Les Pecheurs de Perles - Live Broadcast

Wexford Omniplex

16th January | 6pm

Bizet’s gorgeous opera of lust and longing set in the Far East returns to the Met stage for the first time in 100 years. Soprano Diana Damrau stars as Leïla, the beautiful Hindu priestess pursued by rival pearl divers competing for her hand. Her suitors are tenor Matthew Polenzani and baritone Mariusz Kwiecien, who sing the lilting duet “Au fond du temple saint,” which opera fans know and adore. Director Penny Woolcock explores the timeless themes of pure love, betrayal, and vengeance in a production that vividly creates an undersea world on the stage of the Met. Conductor Gianandrea Noseda brings his romantic flair to the lush score from the composer of Carmen. 

Prices: Adult €24 - Child €24 - Student €12

 

Wexford Omniplex is less than one hour from Waterford City and less than 80 minutes from Kilkenny City.

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Dates: 
Sat 16th Jan 2016