Met Opera 2016-17 Season: Rusalka

4hrs 5mins

Starring: Kristine Opolais, Brandon Jovanovich, Eric Owens, Jamie Barton, Katarina Dalayman, Sir Mark Elder

Kristine Opolais stars in a new production of the opera that first won her international acclaim, Dvo?ák’s fairy-tale opera about the tragic water nymph Rusalka. Sir Mark Elder conducts Mary Zimmerman’s new staging, which also stars Brandon Jovanovich as the human prince who captures Rusalka’s heart; Katarina Dalayman as Rusalka’s rival, the Foreign Princess; Eric Owens as the Water Sprite, Rusalka’s father; and Jamie Barton as the duplicitous witch Ježibaba.