[Met Performance] CID:357309
Metropolitan Opera Premiere
Akhnaten {1} Metropolitan Opera House: 11/08/2019., Metropolitan Opera Radio Sirius XM channel 75 Broadcast live
Streamed at metopera.org

(Debuts: Karen Kamensek, Zachary James, J'Nai Bridges, Lindsey Ohse, Chrystal E. Williams, Annie Rosen, Suzanne Hendrix, Oscar Rempe-Hiam, Bruno Poet, Sean Gandini
Broadcast/Streamed)


Metropolitan Opera House
November 8, 2019 Broadcast/Streamed

AKHNATEN {1}
Philip Glass-Philip Glass/Shalom Goldman/ Robert Israel/
Richard Riddell and Jerome Robbins/Vocal text drawn from
original sources by Shalom Goldman

Akhnaten................Anthony Roth Costanzo
Nefertiti…..............J'Nai Bridges [Debut]
Queen Tye...............Dísella Lárusdóttir
Aye.....................Richard Bernstein
High Priest.............Aaron Blake
Amenhotep III...........Zachary James [Debut]
General Horemhab........Will Liverman
Bekhetaten..............Lindsay Ohse {Debut]
Meretaten...............Karen Chia-Ling Ho
Maketaten...............Chrystal E. Williams [Debut]
Ankhesenpaaten..........Annie Rosen [Debut]
Neferneferuaten.........Olivia Vote
Sotopenre...............Suzanne Hendrix [Debut]
Young Tutankhamun.......Oscar Rempe-Hiam [Debut]
Professor...............Zachary James

Skills Ensemble: Sean Gandini, Kelsey Strauch, Sean Blue,
Doreen Grossmann, Liza van Brakel, Iñaki Fernández Sastre
Michael Karas, Kim Huynh, Shane Miclon, Kati Ylä-Hokkala
Christian Kloc, Brian Koenig

Conductor.................Karen Kamensek [Debut]

Production................Phelim McDermott
Set/Production Designer...Tom Pye
Costume Designer..........Kevin Pollard
Lighting Designer.........Bruno Poet [Debut]
Choreographer.............Sean Gandini [Debut]

Production a gift of Rosalie J. Coe Weir Endowment Fund
and the Wyncote Foundation, as recommended by
Frederick R. Haas and Rafael Gomez

Additional funding by The H. M. Agnes Hsu-Tang, Ph.D,
Oscar Tang Endowment Fund, Dominique Laffont,
Andrew J. Martin-Weber, The Walter and Leonore Annenberg Endowment Fund,
American Express and the National Endowment for the Arts

Akhnaten is a co-production with English National Opera in collaboration with Improbable

Broadcast live on Sirius Metropolitan Opera Radio XM channel 75
Streamed at metopera.org

Production originally created by English National Opera and LA Opera
in collaboration with Improbable



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