Met Opera on Demand Catalog
(Apr. 25, 2012)
Composer: A Bob Eisenhardt Susan Froemke Film
Lepage, Voigt, Hunter Morris, Gelb, Levine, Luisi, The Metropolitan Opera
Approximate running time: 1 hrs. 53 min.
The stakes could not be higher as visionary director Robert Lepage, the world’s greatest singers, and the Metropolitan Opera tackle Wagner’s Ring cycle. An intimate look at the enormous theatrical and musical challenges of staging opera’s most monumental work, the film chronicles the quest to fulfill Wagner’s dream of a perfect Ring.