Great Performances

S47 E26 | PREVIEW

GP at the Met: Der Fliegende Holländer

Experience Wagner’s eerie early masterpiece telling the tale of the sea captain cursed to sail for eternity. François Girard’s new production stars Evgeny Nikitin in the title role opposite Anja Kampe in her Met debut. Valery Gergiev conducts.

AIRED: July 05, 2020 | 0:00:30
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From the first notes you're drawn into Wagner's fantastic ghost story, "The Flying Dutchman."

About a seaman cursed to sail for eternity, unless he finds redemption through the love of a faithful woman.

Starring Evgeny Nikitin and Anja Kampe.

And conducted by Valery Gergiev. Don't miss this haunting production of "The Flying Dutchman."

"Der Fliegende Hollaänder" on "Great Performances at the Met."

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