Great Performances at the Met Previous Broadcasts

The Nose (Episode #802H)

KQED Life: Mon, Jul 21, 2014 -- 9:30 PM

William Kentridge's innovative production of Shostakovich's shocking, unconventional opera about a beleaguered Russian official and his runaway nose returns to the Met for the first time since its sold-out 2010 premiere. Pavel Smelkov conducts a cast led by Paulo Szot as the hapless Kovalyov with Andrey Popov as the menacing Police Inspector and Alexander Lewis as Kovalyov's peripatetic nose.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Tue, Jul 22, 2014 -- 3:30 AM

La Boheme (Episode #807H)

KQED Life: Tue, Jul 1, 2014 -- 1:00 AM

Puccini's moving story of young love is the most performed opera in Met history -- and with good reason. Anita Hartig stars as the frail Mimi, in Franco Zeffirelli's classic production, with Vittorio Grigolo as her passionate lover, Rodolfo.

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