Anna Netrebko and Mariusz Kwiecien star as the lovestruck Tatiana and the imperious Onegiin in Tchaikovsky’s fateful romance. Deborah Warner’s new production, directed by Fiona Shaw, is set in the late 19th century and moves episoldically from farmhouse to ballroom, with a powerful snowstorm providing the dramatic setting for the finale. Piotr Beczala is Lenski, Onegin’s friend turned rival. Later performances in the run feature another extraordinary cast: Marina Poplavskaya, Peter Mattei, and Rolando Villazón. Russian maestro Valery Gergiev conduct.
The Ramsdell Theatre Governance Authority is bringing the Metropolitan Opera to the Ramsdell Theatre.The shows will be telecast live via satelllite to the Ramsdell where they will be shown with their new projector and screen telecast unit. Click here to see more.
Adults $20 (plus $1.75 ticket fee); Seniors $15 (plus $1.75 ticket fee); Students $10 (plus $1.25 ticket fee)
Tickets also available at www.MyNorthTickets.com, by calling 1-800-836-0717 or by stopping in at the new MyNorthTickets office, located in downtown Traverse City at 125 Park St., Suite 155. (look for the white flower pots)
Manistee, the Port City, is about 65 miles southwest of Traverse City on US-31.