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Apr. 06 2019

04/27/19 – Gotterdammerung – NOON

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The Metropolitan Opera

Richard Wagner
Götterdämmerung

  • ESTIMATED RUN TIME: 5 HRS 32 MINS, 2 intermissions
  • SUNG IN GERMAN
  • photo credit: Ken Howard / Met Opera

Wagner’s epic cycle concludes with acts of betrayal, murder, vengeance, and, finally, the destruction of the world. Christine Goerke plays Brünnhilde, whose heroic self-sacrifice paves the way for humankind’s redemption and rebirth. Andreas Schager and Stefan Vinke share the role of the hero Siegfried, and Eric Owens is Hagen. Philippe Jordan conducts.

You can download performance programs, read the opera synopsis and watch performance videos at: https://www.metopera.org/Season/Radio/Saturday-Matinee-Broadcasts/

CAST

Headshot for Philippe Jordan

Conductor

Philippe Jordan

Headshot of Christine Goerke

Brünnhilde

Christine Goerke

Headshot of Edith Haller

Gutrune

Edith Haller

Headshot of Michaela Schuster

Waltraute

Michaela Schuster

Headshot of Andreas Schager

Siegfried

Andreas Schager

Headshot of Evgeny Nikitin

Gunther

Evgeny Nikitin

Headshot of Tomasz Konieczny

Alberich

Tomasz Konieczny

Headshot of Eric Owens

Hagen

Eric Owens

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