‘Rusalka’ on the LPCA big screen
LAKE PLACID – The Lake Placid Center for the Arts continues the Metropolitan Live in HD Series with Dvorak’s “Rusalka.”
The screening will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday.
Tickets are $18 for adults, $16 for LPCA members and $12 for students 18 and under. Tickets are available by calling the LPCA Box Office at 518-523-2512 or online at www.lakeplacidarts.org.
Renee Fleming returns to one of her signature roles, singing the enchanting “Song to the Moon” in Dvorak’s soulful fairy-tale opera. Piotr Beczala co-stars as the Prince, Dolora Zajick is Jezibaba, and Yannick Nezet-Sguin conducts this colorful storybook production.
About The Met: Live in HD
The Met: Live in HD, the world’s leading provider of alternative cinema content, is now shown in more than 1,900 theaters in 64 countries, making the Met the only arts institution with an ongoing global art series of this scale.
The Met was the first arts company to experiment as an alternative content provider, beginning on a modest scale in 2006. Since then, its program has grown every season, with more than 12 million tickets sold to date.
Met opera stars serve as hosts for the HD series, conducting live interviews with cast, crew, and production teams, and introducing the popular behind-the-scenes features; altogether the worldwide HD audience is given an unprecedented look at what goes into the staging of an opera at one of the world’s great houses.