Dvořák’s RUSALKA

Saturday 25 Feb 2017 at 5:55pm


Conductor: Sir Mark Elder

Production: Mary Zimmerman

Set Designer: Daniel Ostling

Costume Designer: Mara Blumenfeld

Lighting Designer: T.J. Gerckens

Choreographer: Austin McCormick

Cast: Kristine Opolais (Rusalka), Katarina Dalayman (The Foreign Princess), Jamie Barton (Ježibaba), Brandon Jovanovich (The Prince), Eric Owens (The Water Sprite)

Kristine Opolais stars in a new production of the opera that first won her international acclaim, Dvořák’s fairy-tale opera about the tragic water nymph Rusalka. Sir Mark Elder conducts Mary Zimmerman’s new staging, which also stars Brandon Jovanovich as the human prince who captures Rusalka’s heart; Katarina Dalayman as Rusalka’s rival, the Foreign Princess; Eric Owens as the Water Sprite, Rusalka’s father; and Jamie Barton as the duplicitous witch Ježibaba.


Nominated for the CINEMA OF THE YEAR Award 2016!