Special Events Cinema

Met Opera 19-20: Akhnaten (Philip Glass)

Director: Phelim McDermott
Cast: J’Nai Bridges, Karen Kamensek
Language: Mixed
Year: 2019
Running Time: Sat 23 November, 5.55pm; 221 mins (3 hours 41 mins)

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Star countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo headlines as the revolutionary Pharaoh who transformed ancient Egypt.

Director Phelim McDermott, whose productions include the hugely successful Satyagraha by Philip Glass, returns to the Met to bring this contemporary production to life, with a virtuosic company and dramatic staging that features acrobatics and juggling.

The striking soprano J’Nai Bridges makes her Met debut as Nefertiti with Karen Kamensek conducting Glass’s ritualistic and hypnotic score.

Sung in Mixed 

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