Met Opera: Ariadne Auf Naxos

GENRE: Opera
RELEASE DATE: March 12, 2022
STARRING: Lise Davidsen, Brenda Rae, Isabel Leonard
DIRECTOR: Marek Janowski
WRITER(S): Strauss
MOVIE SYNOPSIS: The exhilarating soprano Lise Davidsen brings one of her signature roles to the Met for the first time as the mythological Greek heroine of Strauss’s enchanting masterpiece. The outstanding cast also features mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard as the Composer of the opera-within-an-opera around which the plot revolves, with soprano Brenda Rae as the spirited Zerbinetta, tenor Brandon Jovanovich as Ariadne’s lover, the god Bacchus, and Thomas Allen as the Major-Domo. Marek Janowski conducts.