Fathom Events and the Metropolitan Opera present a broadcast of Saint-Saëns's Samson et Dalila, live in select cinemas nationwide on Saturday, October 20. Saint-Saëns's biblical epic stars Elina Garanca and Roberto Alagna in the title roles; the pair was last seen together by Live in HD audiences in the acclaimed 2010 transmission of Bizet's Carmen. Laurent Naouri co-stars as the High Priest, with Elchin Azizov as the Philistine King Abimélech and Dmitry Belosselskiy as the Old Hebrew. Darko Tresnjak, the Tony Award-winning director of A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder, makes his Met debut directing the first new Met production of the opera in 20 years. Sir Mark Elder conducts.
Runtime 03 hr. 30 min.
Opened October 20th, 2018
Cast Elina Garanca, Anita Rachvelishvili, Roberto Alagna
Directed By Darko Tresnyak