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The Metropolitan Opera: Semiramide ()

Cast: Angela Meade, Elizabeth DeShong, Javier Camarena, Ildar Abdrazakov

Release Date: March 10, 2018

Runtime: 4 hr. 0 mins.

Genre: Program, Musical

Fathom Events and The Met: Live in HD present a broadcast of Rossini's Semiramide, live in select cinemas nationwide on Saturday, Mach 10. This masterpiece of dazzling vocal fireworks makes a rare Met appearance-its first in nearly 25 years-with Maurizio Benini on the podium. The all-star bel canto cast features Angela Meade in the title role of the murderous Queen of Babylon, who squares off in breathtaking duets with Arsace, a trouser role sung by Elizabeth DeShong. Javier Camarena, Ildar Abdrazakov, and Ryan Speedo Green complete the stellar cast.

Synopsis

Fathom Events and The Met: Live in HD present a broadcast of Rossini's Semiramide, live in select cinemas nationwide on Saturday, Mach 10. This masterpiece of dazzling vocal fireworks makes a rare Met appearance-its first in nearly 25 years-with Maurizio Benini on the podium. The all-star bel canto cast features Angela Meade in the title role of the murderous Queen of Babylon, who squares off in breathtaking duets with Arsace, a trouser role sung by Elizabeth DeShong. Javier Camarena, Ildar Abdrazakov, and Ryan Speedo Green complete the stellar cast.