Opéra National de Paris
SUNG IN: FRENCH
MET TITLES IN: ENGLISH GERMAN SPANISH
ESTIMATED RUN TIME: 3 HRS 38 MINS
Vittorio Grigolo sings the title role of the tortured poet in Offenbach’s glittering treatment of the stories of E.T.A. Hoffmann. Bartlett Sher’s production provides a vibrant backdrop for this operatic journey through the hero’s many love affairs. Johannes Debus conducts.
Production a gift of the Hermione Foundation, Laura Sloate, Trustee; and the Gramma Fisher Foundation, Marshalltown, Iowa
Additional funding from the Estate of Helen F. Kelbert, and Mr. and Mrs. William R. Miller