Der FliegendeHolländer(The Flying Dutchman)
by Richard Wagner
Sung in German with English Subtitles
Estimated Run Time: 2 hours and 29 minutes
The story takes places off the coast of Norway during the 18th century. It tells the story of The Flying Dutchman who, for having defied God, is doomed to an eternity of wandering the seas. He is only allowed to leave the ship once every seven years to search for a woman whose perfect love will redeem him.
Conductor: Valery Gergiev
Production: François Girard
Set Designer: John Macfarlane Costume Designer: Moritz Junge Lighting Designer: David Finn Projection Designer: Peter Flaherty Choreographer: Carolyn Choa Dramaturg: Serge Lamothe
Cast: Anja Kampe (Senta), Mihoko Fujimura (Mary), Sergey Skorokhodov (Erik), David Portillo (Steuermann), Sir Bryn Terfel (Holländer), and Franz-Josef Selig (Dadland)
Please Note this is an Opera Screening
Late Entry will not be permitted.