About the film
the metropolitan opera
The Metropolitan Opera : The Nose
Release Date: October 26, 2013
|Writers||:||Dmitri Shostakovich, Nikolai Gogol, Evgeny Zamyatin, Alexander Preis, Georgy Ionin|
Acclaimed artist William Kentridge directed and designed this visually dazzling Met premiere production of Shostakovich’s satirical opera, adapted from the classic short story by Nikolai Gogol. Baritone Paulo Szot leads the cast as Kovalyov, the hapless bureaucrat whose nose has mysteriously gone missing. Alexander Lewis and Andrey Popov co-star, and Pavel Smelkov conducts.