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Saturday, March 15, 2014 Permalink

Met Opera: Werther


by Jules Massenet


Conductor: Alain Altinoglu

Jonas Kaufmann stars in the title role of Massenet's adaptation of Goethe's tragic romance, opposite Sophie Koch as Charlotte. The new production is directed and designed by Richard Eyre and Rob Howell, the same team that created the Met's recent hit staging of Carmen. Rising young maestro Alain Altinoglu conducts.


Sophie: Lisette Oropesa
Charlotte: Sophie Koch
Werther: Jonas Kaufmann
Albert: David Bižic
La Bailli: Jonathan Summers 

Start time: 10:00 AM on Capital Public Radio.
Approximate running time 2 hrs. 50 min.


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