[Met Performance] CID:354183
New Production
Faust {734} Metropolitan Opera House: 11/29/2011., Sirius XM Broadcast live
Streamed at metopera.org

(Debuts: Des McAnuff, Robert Brill, Paul Tazewell, Kelly Devine, Sean Nieuwenhuis, Jonathan Beyer
Broadcast/Streamed)


Metropolitan Opera House
November 29, 2011

New Production

FAUST {734}
Charles Gounod-Jules Barbier/Michel Carré

Faust...................Jonas Kaufmann
Marguerite..............Marina Poplavskaya
Méphistophélès..........René Pape
Valentin................Russell Braun
Siebel..................Michèle Losier
Marthe..................Wendy White
Wagner..................Jonathan Beyer [Debut]

Conductor...............Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Production..............Des McAnuff [Debut]
Set Designer............Robert Brill [Debut]
Costume Designer........Paul Tazewell [Debut]
Lighting Designer.......Peter Mumford
Choreographer...........Kelly Devine [Debut]
Video Designer..........Sean Nieuwenhuis [Debut]

In this production of Faust, the five acts are performed with two intermissions, one following Act II, and another after Act III.

The production a gift of Mercedes T. Bass and the Betsy and Edward Cohen/Areté Foundation Fund for New Productions and Revivals

Additional funding from the Gramma Fisher Foundation, Marshalltown, Iowa, the Richard J. Massey Foundation for the Arts and Sciences and the Metropolitan Opera Club

Faust received fourteen performances this season.

Broadcast live on Sirius XM Metropolitan Opera Radio
Streamed at metopera.org

Faust is a co-production of the Metropolitan Opera and English National Opera

Production photos of Faust by Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera



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