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The Metropolitan Opera: Die Walküre Encore (NR)

Release Date: April 3, 2019

Runtime: 5 hr. 20 mins.

Genre: Program

An encore performance of Wagner's Die Walküre, will be shown in select cinemas nationwide on Wednesday, April 3. 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.

Synopsis

An encore performance of Wagner's Die Walküre, will be shown in select cinemas nationwide on Wednesday, April 3. 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.

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