The Met – Live in HD: Mussorgsky’s Boris Godunov Saturday, October 23 ‘ 12:00pm Shalin Liu Performance Center
37 Main Street, Rockport, MA
Ren’ Pape takes on one of the greatest bass roles in a production by renowned theater and opera director Peter Stein, in his Met debut.
Valery Gergiev conducts Mussorgsky’s epic spectacle that captures the suffering and ambition of a nation. ‘Boris Godunov is a masterpiece,’ Stein says. ‘The challenge is to transmit the enormous emotional depth of the whole thing. Boris is the czar, but he is expressing a problem we all have: the consequences of human actions.’ Aleksandrs Antonenko, Vladimir Ognovenko, and Ekaterina Semenchuk lead the huge cast.
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