Met Opera Series brought to you by Fathom Events
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The Met: Live in HD 2016-17 Season is one of Fathom’s many series. The Metropolitan Opera Live HD series is a common annual event bringing live broadcasts on Saturdays with an encore on Wednesdays. Frequently these showings also include behind the scenes footage and interviews. This year the 11th Season begins on October 8th with Tristan & Isolde, the 100th live performance! Synopsis: Nina Stemme stars as Isolde—a touchstone role she has sung with major opera companies around the world. Her Tristan is Australian heldentenor Stuart Skelton, who sang Siegmund in the Met’s Ring Cycle in 2013. The cast also includes Ekaterina Gubanova as Brangäne and Evgeny Nikitin as Kurwenal (both in Met role debuts), with René Pape reprising King Marke, a role he has sung to acclaim in three previous Met seasons. The staging, by Mariusz Treliński (who directed the 2015 Met double bill of Iolanta and Bluebeard’s Castle) is a co-production with the Festival Hall Baden-Baden, Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera, and China National Centre for the Performing Arts (NCPA) Beijing.
I’m please to offer a pair of tickets to each of the following:
10/8 Tristan & Isolde 10/8 (Live)
10/12 Tristan & Isolde (Encore)
If you aren’t in the Raleigh-Durham area the show will be broadcast at several theaters nationwide visit Fathom Events for a location near you.
Not so fine print: Winners must be in the Raleigh-Durham area. Winners must select either Regal Brier Creek, Regal Crossroads or Regal North Hills as the location. Your prize can only be redeemed in one of these locations. Tickets will be delivered electronically by the sponsor. This giveaway closes on 10/4 and winners will be notified the next day.