The Exterminating Angel/Thomas Adès (LIVE streamed)

/The Exterminating Angel/Thomas Adès (LIVE streamed)

The Exterminating Angel/Thomas Adès (LIVE streamed)

When:
November 18, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
2017-11-18T10:00:00-08:00
2017-11-18T14:00:00-08:00
Where:
100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2V8
Canada

Following the rapturous response to his last opera, The Tempest, the Met presents the American premiere of Thomas Adès’s The Exterminating Angel, inspired by the classic Luis Buñuel film of the same name. Hailed by the New York Times at its 2016 Salzburg Festival premiere as “inventive and audacious … a major event,” The Exterminating Angel is a surreal fantasy about a dinner party from which the guests can’t escape. Tom Cairns, who wrote the libretto, directs the new production, and Adès conducts his own adventurous new opera.
Music by Thomas Adès, libretto by Tom Cairns in collaboration with the composer, based on the screenplay by Luis Buñuel and Luis Alcoriza

 
 
 
 

 

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