This Week at Lincoln Center: Met Opera Highlights (2019)
Clip: Season 2019 Episode 441 | 1m 9s
The Metropolitan Opera’s program at the end of this season includes Michael Mayer’s production of Verdi’s "Rigoletto," set in a 1960s Las Vegas casino; the complete “Ring Cycle” -- Richard Wagner’s four-part masterwork, directed by Robert Lepage; and "Dialogues des Carmélites" -- Poulenc’s opera about an order of nuns whose faith is tested during the height of the French Revolution.
Aired: 05/03/19Video has closed captioning.
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