Kristine Opolais Stars in Rusalka at Strand & Lincoln Theater on February 25 —
Thursday, February 16, 2017 2:43 PM
Strand Theatre in Rockland and Lincoln Theater in Damariscotta will screen Dvorak’s Rusalka, streamed live in HD from the Metropolitan Opera in New York on Saturday, February 25, at 1 p.m. There will be an encore showing at the Strand on Tuesday, March 7, at 1 p.m. Kristine Opolais stars in the role that helped launch her international career, Rusalka, who sings the haunting “Song to the Moon.” The all-star cast also includes Brandon Jovanovich, Jamie Barton and Katarina Dalayman; Mary Zimmerman directs and Mark Elder conducts. Sung in Czech with Met titles in English; estimated performance time 3 hours 40 minutes. For Strand ticket information, call 594-0070 or go to www.rocklandstrand.com. For Lincoln Theater information and reservations, go to www.atthelincoln.org or call the box office, 563-3424.
Kristine Opolais and Jamie Barton as Ježibaba. (Photo by Ken Howard / Metropolitan Opera)