The Met: Idomeneo (Mozart)
The first of Mozart’s operatic masterpieces, Idomeneo explores emotions when fate is beyond one’s control.
@1:00 p.m. (live) and 6:00 p.m. (encore)
Please note, the 12:15 p.m. pre-talk with Orin Grossman has been cancelled.
$30 | $25 Seniors | $5 Children/Students Estimated Run Time: 3 hours & 58 minutes
James Levine conducts a rare Met revival of Mozart’s Idomeneo, set in the aftermath of the Trojan War. Jean-Pierre Ponnelle’s classic production, which has its first Met revival in over a decade this season, stars Matthew Polenzani in the title role. The cast also includes Elza van den Heever as Elettra, Nadine Sierra as Ilia, Alice Coote as Idamante, and Alan Opie as Arbace.