The Metropolitan Opera: Un Ballo in Maschera Encore
Length: 4 hours
Synopsis: NCM Fathom presents an encore performance of Verdi’s Un Ballo in Maschera in select theatres on Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 6:30 PM in all time zones. Audiences can once again experience the work of Verdi in Director David Alden’s dreamlike setting which provides a compelling backdrop for Verdi’s dramatic story of jealousy and vengeance. Marcelo Álvarez stars as the conflicted king; Sondra Radvanovsky is Amelia, the object of his secret passion; and Dmitri Hvorostovsky is her suspicious husband. Kathleen Kim is the page Oscar, and Stephanie Blythe sings the role of the fortune-teller Ulrica. Fabio Luisi conducts.
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