Boris Godunov

Sat, 10/23/2010 - 12:00pm - 5:30pm
René Pape sings the title role in the new production of Mussorgsky’s Boris Godunov, directed by Stephen Wadsworth, conducted by Valery Gergiev, and opening October 11.

Credit: Nick Heavican/Metropolitan Opera

Mussorgsky’s incredible Boris Godunov is taking the digital stage on Met @ the Movies.

This epic production will be broadcast at Regal Eastview Mall 13 (70 Eastview Mall Dr. Victor), Tinseltown Cinemark (2291 Buffalo Rd.) and Regal Henrietta Stadium 18 (525 Marketplace Dr.) on Saturday, October 23 at 12 p.m.  For information on tickets please call the theaters directly. All operas will also air live on Classical 91.5/FM-HD 91.5. Tune in to WXXI-FM the week of the opera movie presentations for the chance to win a free pair of movie tickets.

In this amazing piece, René Pape takes on one of the greatest bass roles in a new production by Stephen Wadsworth. Valery Gergiev conducts Mussorgsky’s epic spectacle that captures the suffering and ambition of a nation, with Aleksandrs Antonenko, Vladimir Ognovenko, and Ekaterina Semenchuk leading the huge cast.

Valery Gergiev; Ekaterina Semenchuk, Aleksandrs Antonenko, Oleg Balashov, Evgeny Nikitin, René Pape, Mikhail Petrenko, Vladimir Ognovenko

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