Verdi's Un Ballo in Maschera

Pollak Theater at Monmouth University

400 Cedar ave
West Long Branch, NJ 07764

The Metropolitan Opera: HD Live Accompanied by a thrilling score, Verdi's vivid characters grapple with life and love, betrayal and death. Director David Alden's dreamlike setting provides a compelling backdrop for this dramatic story of jealousy and vengeance. Marcelo Álvarez stars as the conflicted king; Karita Mattila is Amelia, the object of his secret passion; and Dmitri Hvorostovsky is her suspicious husband. Kathleen Kim is the page Oscar, and mezzo-soprano powerhouses Dolora Zajick and Stephanie Blythe take turns singing the fortuneteller Ulrica. Fabio Luisi conducts. Production a gift of the Betsy and Edward Cohen/Areté Foundation Fund for New Productions and Revivals TICKETS GO ON SALE IN AUGUST! Encore Presentation: Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 1:00 p.m.

Saturday - December 08, 2012


Eileen Chapman

Phone: 732-571-3512