The Metropolitan Opera: L'Amour de Loin ENCORE

An encore performance of Saariaho's L'Amour de Loin will be shown in select cinemas nationwide on Wednesday, December 21. One of the most highly praised operas of recent years, which had its premiere at the Salzburg Festival in 2000, Kaija Saariaho's yearning medieval romance L'Amour de Loin ("Love From Afar"), has its Met premiere this season. The production is by Robert Lepage, co-produced with L'Opéra de Québec, in collaboration with Ex Machina. Debuting Finnish conductor Susanna Mälkki leads the performance, which stars Susanna Phillips as Clémence, Eric Owens as Jaufré, and Tamara Mumford as the Pilgrim who carries messages of love between them.

- Synopsis provided by CinemaSource

Credits

Director:

  • Robert Lepage

Cast:

  • Susanna Mälkki
  • Eric Owens
  • Susanna Phillips
  • Tamara Mumford

Writers:

  • Kaija Saariaho
  • Amin Maalouf

Now Playing

The Metropolitan Opera: L'Amour de Loin ENCORE is not showing in any theaters in the area.

What others are saying

  • Reviews/comments

    Subscribe to this thread:

    Add a review


    Roll over stars and click to rate.

    Now Playing

    By Film...

    By Theater...

    the most

    Read | Commented

    © 2020 North Coast Journal

    Website powered by Foundation