The Metropolitan Opera announces its 2010-2011 Season.
By Ruth Phinney ~ Posted Tue, 04/20/2010 - 2:45pm
The Metropolitan Opera just released info on its 2010-2011 season. Here are the headlines...
Seven New Productions, Including Two Met Premieres, Headline the Metâ€™s 2010-11 Season, Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of
James Levineâ€™s Company Debut
New production of Wagnerâ€™s Der Ring des Nibelungen by Robert Lepage, conducted by Levine, begins with Das Rheingold and Die WalkĂĽre
John Adamsâ€™s Nixon in China, directed by Peter Sellars, and Rossiniâ€™s Le Comte Ory, directed by Bartlett Sher, have their Met premieres
Three prominent directors make their Met debuts staging new productions:
Peter Stein with Boris Godunov; Nicholas Hytner with Don Carlo; and Willy Decker with La Traviata
In its fifth season, The Met: Live in HD series will feature
11 live transmissions
more at http://www.metoperafamily.org/metopera/season/index.aspx?type=next