Robert Lepage

Gp at the Met: The Tempest

Simon Keenlyside in “The Tempest”

A performance by Simon Keenlyside from Shakespeare’s “The Tempest” by English composer Thomas Adès. “Great Performances at the Met: The Tempest” airs Sunday, March 17 at 12 pm on PBS (check local listings).

Gp at the Met: The Tempest

Isabel Leonard and Alek Shrader in “The Tempest”

A performance by Isabel Leonard and Alek Shrader from Shakespeare’s “The Tempest” by English composer Thomas Adès. Great Performances at the Met: The Tempest airs Sunday, March 17 at 12 pm on PBS (check local listings).

Gp at the Met: The Tempest

About the Opera

British composer Thomas Adès conducts the Met premiere of his contemporary masterpieceThe Tempest, an English-language opera based on Shakespeare’s final play. The Met’s fantastical new production by Robert Lepage airs on Great Performances at the Met Sunday, March 17 at 12 noon on PBS (check local listings). In New York, THIRTEEN will premiere the opera […]

GP at the Met: Wagner’’s Ring Cycle

Götterdämmerung: Program Note

At first glance, after the uninterrupted flow of drama in the three preceding parts of the Ring, the libretto of Götterdämmerung might seem a throwback.

GP at the Met: Wagner’’s Ring Cycle

Siegfried: Program Note

Of all the major characters in the Ring, Siegfried is probably the one who has been most misunderstood.

GP at the Met: Wagner’’s Ring Cycle

About the Opera

Robert Lepage’s acclaimed new production of Wagner’s Der Ring des Nibelungen, will air on Great Performances at the Met, September 11-14 in primetime each night on PBS stations (check local listings), as a major television event.

Introduction

Radiant mezzo-soprano Susan Graham and dashing Italian tenor Marcello Giordani are unlucky lovers in La Damnation de Faust, Hector Berlioz’s classic take on dancing with the devil, Saturday, February 28 at noon (ET) on Great Performances at the Met (check local listings). Presented by THIRTEEN in 5.1 digital surround sound on PBS HD, the new […]