Shostakovich

GP at The Met: The Nose

Cathedral Scene in Act I

This excerpt from Shostakovich’s “The Nose” at the Metropolitan Opera features Kovalyov (Paulo Szot) discovering his missing nose (Alexander Lewis) in the cathedral. Watch The Nose on Great Performances at the Met on Sunday, February 23, 2014, at 12 noon on PBS (check local listings). Watch Excerpt from The Nose, Act I

GP at The Met: The Nose

About the Opera

William Kentridge’s dazzlingly innovative production of Shostakovich’s shocking, unconventional opera about a beleaguered Russian official and his runaway nose stars Tony Award winner Paulo Szot as Kovalyov, a hapless bureaucrat who awakes one morning to discover that his nose has run away. Watch The Nose on Great Performances at the Met on Sunday, February 23, […]