Met’s ‘Cosi Fan Tutte,’ in HD
Rockland — The 2013-2014 Metropolitan Opera’s Live in HD season of broadcasts from Lincoln Center to the Strand Theatre, 345 Main St., continues Saturday, April 26, at 1 p.m. with Mozart’s “Cosi Fan Tutte.” An encore broadcast is scheduled for Tuesday, May 6, at 1 p.m.
Music Director James Levine makes his long-awaited return to the Met podium to conduct Mozart’s beloved opera about testing the ties of love. The cast is filled with youthful Met stars: Susanna Phillips and Isabel Leonard are the sisters Fiordiligi and Dorabella; and Matthew Polenzani and Rodion Pogossov are their lovers, with Danielle de Niese as the scheming Despina.
Sung in Italian with Met titles in English, the opera runs lust over four hours. Tickets are on sale now for $27, $15 for students. Encore tickets are available day-of-show for $23/$5. For more information on all upcoming live concerts, films, HD broadcasts and events at the Strand, visit rocklandstrand.com; call 594-0070; or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115; or email@example.com.