Celebrate the tenth anniversary of the Metropolitan Opera's Peabody and Emmy Award-winning series The Met: Live in HD. The broadcast of Berg's Lulu will be presented live on Saturday, November 21 in select cinemas nationwide.
Acclaimed artist and director William Kentridge (The Nose) applies his unique theatrical vision to Berg's notorious femme fatale, who shatters lives, including her own. Musically, the masterful score is in the sure hands of Met Music Director James Levine. Soprano Marlis Petersen has excited audiences around the world with her portrayal of the tour-de-force title role, a wild journey of love, obsession, and death. Susan Graham joins a winning cast, including Daniel Brenna and Johan Reuter.
Runtime 4 hr. 30 min.
Opened November 21st, 2015
Cast James Levine, Marlis Petersen, Susan Graham, Daniel Brenna, Franz Grundheber
Directed By William Kentridge
Written By Alban Berg