The Metropolitan Opera: Macbeth

Opening Date:

October 11, 2014

Cast:

Anna Netrebko, Joseph Calleja, Zeljko Lucic, René Pape

Director:

Adrian Noble, Fabio Luisi

Genre:

Program

Run Time:

3 hr. 20 min.

MPAA Rating:

NR

Synopsis:

Experience the ninth season of the Metropolitan Opera's Peabody and Emmy Award-winning series The Met: Live in HD in select cinemas nationwide. The broadcast of Verdi's Macbeth will be presented live on Saturday, October 11 at 12:55 p.m. ET / 9:55 a.m. PT.

Star soprano Anna Netrebko delivers her searing portrayal of Lady Macbeth, the mad and murderous mate of Željko Lucic's doomed Macbeth, for the first time at the Met. Adrian Noble's chilling production of Verdi's adaptation of Shakespeare's tragedy also stars Joseph Calleja as Macduff and René Pape as Banquo with Fabio Luisi conducting.