Mozart’s ‘Don Giovanni,’ Live-in-HD

Oct 11, 2016
Simon Keenlyside is one of three singers performing the title role of Mozart's "Don Giovanni." He is scheduled to sing for the Live-in-HD performance.  Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera

Rockland — The 2016-2017 Metropolitan Opera’s Live-in-HD season of broadcasts from Lincoln Center to the Strand Theatre, 345 Main St., continues Saturday, Oct. 22, at 1 p.m. with Mozart’s “Don Giovanni.” An encore broadcast has been scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 1, at 1 p.m.

Three charismatic singers — Simon Keenlyside, Ildar Abdrazakov and Mariusz Kwiecien — share the role of the title hero, who goes to hell in a dazzling coup de théâtre. The ensemble of great Mozartean singers includes Angela Meade, Marina Rebeka, Isabel Leonard, Matthew Polenzani, Erwin Schrott, and Paul Appleby. Fabio Luisi and Plácido Domingo conduct.

“Don Giovanni” is sung in Italian, with Met titles in English. Estimated running time is three hours and 22 minutes. Tickets are $27, $15 for students younger than 19 and college students with ID, available at rocklandstrand.com or 594-0070. Encore show tickets, available day-of-show, are $23/$5. Season ticket packages are available. For more information visit the website, call or send email to info@rocklandstrand.com.

Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115; or dernest@courierpublicationsllc.com.

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