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Scene from Pagliacci. Photography by Marco Brescia.
Opera in Cinema
In conjunction with Emerging Pictures, the Morgan presents a series of stunning high-definition operas from Europe's landmark theatres. Watch the drama of opera come to life on the big screen in these encore broadcast Sunday matinee screenings. All films are presented with English subtitles.
Receive a 10% discount on brunch in the Morgan Dining Room when you present your Opera in Cinema ticket. For brunch inquiries call 212.685.0008, ext. 589
(2011, 175 minutes)
Director: Mario Martone
Opera fans' favorite double billing, Pietro Mascagni's Cavalleria Rusticana and Ruggero Leoncavallo Pagliacci, are filled with passion, vengeance, and lush, beautiful melodies – opera verismo at its best. Daniel Harding conducts the orchestra and chorus of La Scala with the late Salvatore Licitra as the lead in Cavalleria Rusticana and José Cura as the lead in Pagliacci.
Sunday, March 17, 2013, 2 p.m.
Tickets: $17; $15 for Members
Please call (212) 685-0008 ext. 560 or e-mail for information.