Kristine Opolais and Jamie Barton as Ježibaba. (Photo by Ken Howard / Metropolitan Opera)
Kristine Opolais and Jamie Barton as Ježibaba. (Photo by Ken Howard / Metropolitan Opera)
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.