With its cataclysmic climax, the Met’s new Ring cycle, directed by Robert Lepage, comes to its resolution. Deborah Voigt stars as Brünnhilde and Jay Hunter Morris is Siegfried—the star-crossed lovers doomed by fate on February 11th. Fabio Luisi conducts.
The Metropolitan Opera broadcasts begin at 1:00 p.m. except for February 11th, when Wagner's Götterdämmerung requires an early start time of 12:00 noon.
Saturdays at 1:00 p.m. (end times vary)
It’s only February, but a lot of really cool stuff is going to have to happen this year to knock the Imani Winds’s recent performance on Backstage Pass off my list of coolest things in 2012. You can watch the whole thing online right here: