May 25, 2022

Ariande auf Naxos at Essex Library Jan. 7.

American soprano Deborah Voigt stars in the Metropolitan Opera’s Ariadne Auf Naxos, screening as part of the Essex Library’s free Opera @ the Library film series, Friday Jan. at 2 p.m.

The Essex Library’s popular Opera @ the Library series presents the Metropolitan Opera’s sparkling production of Richard Strauss’s Ariande auf Naxos, Friday Jan. 7 at 2 p.m.

 This imaginative, visually lush filmed performance features the great American soprano Deborah Voigt as Ariadne, Natalie Dessay as Zerbinetta, and Nathan Gunn as Harlekin. James Levine conducts the Metropolitan Opera orchestra and chorus. 

Admission is free, and reservations are appreciated. Please call the Essex Library at 860-767-1560.