Special Fathom Features: Go behind the scenes with the Met’s stars! During intermission, interviews with cast, crew and production teams give a revealing look at what goes into the staging of an opera.

The broadcast of Strauss’ Der Rosenkavalier will be presented live in select cinemas nationwide on Saturday, May 13 at 9:30 a.m. PT

The Met’s first new production since 1969 of Strauss’s rich romantic masterpiece stars Renée Fleming in one of her signature roles as the Marschallin, opposite Elīna Garanča in her first North-American performances as Octavian, the impulsive young title character. The cast also includesGünther Groissböck as Baron Ochs, Erin Morley as Sophie, Marcus Brückin his Met debut as Faninal and Matthew Polenzani as the Italian Singer. Conducted by Sebastian Weigle and directed by Robert Carsen, who most recent Met production was the hit 2013 staging of Falstaff, Der Rosenkavalieris a co-production with the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Teatro Regio di Torino.

Language: German (with English subtitles)

Ticket prices are: 

$23 for adults / $21 for seniors and children at Bainbridge Cinemas

$22 for adults / $20 for seniors and children at Olympic Cinemas

$21 for adults / $17 for seniors and children at Anacortes and Oak Harbor Cinemas