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Faust - Gounod (Broadcast in HD)

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December 10, 2011 | 1:00 PM | Pollak Theatre

Faust – Gounod (New Production)

Encore Date: Thursday, February 16, 2012 at 7 p.m.

With Jonas Kaufmann in the title role, René Pape as the devil, and Marina Poplavskaya as Marguerite, Gounod's classic retelling of the Faust legend couldn't be better served. Tony Award-winning director Des McAnuff updates the story to the first half of the 20th century with a production that won praise in London last season. Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts on the heels of his Don Carlo success. (4 hours 20 minutes, 2 intermissions) 

Broadcast in HD 

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Pollak Theatre, Live Theatre Broadcasts in HD, The Metropolitan Opera: Live in HD