Tchaikovsky’s ‘Eugene Onegin,’ from the Met

Apr 13, 2017
Photo by: Marty Sohl/Met Opera Anna Netrebko stars as Tatiana in “Eugene Onegin” at the 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, April 22, at 1 p.m. with Tchaikovsky’s “Eugene Onegin.” An encore broadcast is scheduled for Tuesday, May 2, at 1 p.m.

Tchaikovsky’s setting of Pushkin’s timeless verse novel is presented on the Met stage in Deborah Warner’s moving production starring Anna Netrebko and Peter Mattei as Tatiana and Onegin. Alexey Dolgov sings the role of Lenski, and Robin Ticciati conducts.

“Eugene Onegin” is sung in Russian with Met titles in English. Estimated running time is three hours and 38 minutes. Tickets are $27, $15 for students younger than 19 and college students with ID, available at or 594-0070. Encore show tickets are available day-of-show for $23/ $5. For more information, visit; call 594-0070, ext. 3; or email

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

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