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Eugene Onegin – The Met: Live in HD

Date: April 22, 2017 Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Event Description Tchaikovsky’s setting of Pushkin’s timeless verse novel is presented on the Met stage in Deborah Warner’s moving production, starring Anna Netrebko and Dmitri Hvorostovsky as Tatiana and Onegin. Alexey Dolgov sings the role of Lenski, and Robin Ticciati conducts. Tchaikovsky’s many moods—tender, grand, melancholy—are all given free rein in Eugene Onegin. The opera is based on Pushkin’s iconic verse novel, which re-imagines the Byronic romantic anti-hero as the definitive bored Russian aristocrat caught between convention and ennui; Tchaikovsky, similarly, took Western European operatic forms and transformed them into an authentic and undeniably Russian work. At the core of the opera is the young girl Tatiana, who grows from a sentimental adolescent into a complete woman in one of the operatic stage’s most convincing character developments. Adults $23, Seniors $18, Students $8 A $2 facility fee will be added to tickets for this event. Learn before you go! Attend a free talk at these locations to join fellow opera lovers or learn more about this opera: April 18, 4 p.m. at Dirigo Pines April 19, 4 p.m. at Brewer Public Library April 20, 5:30 p.m. at Orono Public Library

Event Location Collins Center for the Arts 2 Flagstaff Rd
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Adults $25, Seniors $20, Students $10
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