Archive: Met live - Jacques Offenbach: Hoffmannovy povídky
Met live - Jacques Offenbach: Tales of Hoffmann
31. 1. Saturday, 18:45 pm., Admission 350 CZK
Jacques Offenbach - Les Contes d'Hoffmann (The Tales of Hoffmann). Conducts: Yves Abel. Starring: Hibla Gerzmava, Kate Lindsey, Vittorio Grigolo, Thomas Hampson, Erin Morley, Christine Rice. In French with Czech and English subtitles. Preliminary transmission length 3 hours 46 minutes.
Vittorio Grigolo was the title role in Offenbach's Tales of Hoffmann alongside the Abkhazian soprano Hibly Gerzmavy, which is played by two opera heroines - the ailing singer Antonia and selfish actress Stella. Mechanical doll Olympia will play American soprano Erin Morley, courtesan Giulietta Englishwoman Christine Rice. The role of Nicklausse a repeat Kate Lindsey and Thomas Hampson its venerable Metropolitan repertoire extends about four demons. Orchestra of the Metropolitan Opera will manage Yves Abel.