Great Performances at the Met
In a historic first for any major performing arts institution in this country or abroad, the Metropolitan Opera this season will transmit 7 of its Saturday matinee performances live in high definition into movie theaters in the United States, Canada and Europe. These productions will later be broadcast on PBS.
Tannhauser (#1003H) Duration: 3:56:46 SRND51 TVPG
James Levine conducts the first Met revival of Wagner's Tannhauser since '04. Johan Botha sings the title role, with Peter Mattei, Gunther Groissbock, and Eva-Maria Westbroek and Michelle DeYoung as human and divine rivals for Tannhauser's affection.