Eugene Onegin stars Anna Netrebko and Dmitri Hvorostovsky as the lovestruck Tatiana and the imperious Onegin in Tchaikovsky's fateful romance. Deborah Warner's new production set in the late 19th century, moves episodically from farmhouse to ballroom, with a powerful snowstorm providing the dramatic setting for the finale. Piotr Beczala is Lenski, Onegin's friend turned rival. Robin Ticciati conducts.
Sung in Russian with Met titles in English, German and Spanish.
Live in select theaters on April 22, 2017. Encore Performances: June 3, 5, and 7, 2017.
Studio: The Metropolitan Opera
Screenplay: Pyotr Tchaikovsky