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Metropolitan Opera Rush: Strauss’ Die Frau ohne Schatten

November 26, 2013 @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm

| $20/ $27

Richard Strauss, composer
Hugo von Hofmannsthal, librettist
Vladimir Jurowski, conductor

The EmpressAnne Schwanewilms
The Dyer’s WifeChristine Goerke
The NurseIldikó Komlósi
The EmperorTorsten Kerl
BarakJohan Reuter

Sung in German with Met Opera Subtitles in English, German, and Spanish Approximate running time 4 hrs. 5 min.

A legendary Met production directed by the late Herbert Wernicke returns for the first time in ten years. The fantastical genius of the Strauss score and the Hofmannsthal libretto will be interpreted by conductor Vladimir Jurowski and a thrilling cast. Anne Schwanewilms and Torsten Kerl are the otherworldly Empress and Emperor, and Johan Reuter is Barak. Christine Goerke, the rising dramatic soprano star, returns to the Met as the Dyer’s Wife, whose shadow the Empress must win to free herself from a fatal decree.

Rush Tickets are $20
All other tickets start at $27
To buy tickets, hear a sneak peek, or for more information click HERE

Rush tickets go on sale Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 10:00 a.m.

General public: Rush Tickets can be purchased at the Met box office beginning two hours before curtain, subject to availability.

Senior citizens (65 and over) can reserve their tickets beginning at 10 am on the day of performance by visiting here, or by calling 212-362-6000. Weekday Rush tickets are availableonly via the Met website or by phone This offer is restricted to two per order, and proof of age is required when tickets are picked up at the box office.


November 26, 2013
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
$20/ $27
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