The Metropolitan Opera: Capriccio Encore
NCM Fathom presents an encore performance of Strauss's Capriccio in select theatres on Wednesday, May 11, 2011 at 6:30 PM in all time zones. On Opening Night of the 2008-09 season, Renée Fleming dazzled audiences when she sang the final scene of Strauss's wise and worldly meditation on art and life. Now she performs the entire work, in which the composer explores the essence of opera itself. Joseph Kaiser and Sarah Connolly also star, and Andrew Davis conducts.
Cast: Renée Fleming, Russell Braun, Joseph Kaiser, Morten Frank Larsen, Sarah Connolly, Renée Fleming
Written by: Richard Strauss
Running time: 3hr 25min
Opens: May 11, 2011 Limited
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