The Metropolitan Opera: Akhnaten
Release date: November 23rd, 2019
Run time: 4 hr. 0 min.
Direction: Phelim McDermott
Synopsis: Fathom Events and the Metropolitan Opera present a broadcast of Philip Glass's Akhnaten, live in select cinemas nationwide on Saturday, November 23. Countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo headlines American composer Philip Glass's transcendent contemporary creation, with Karen Kamensek conducting. Phelim McDermott's stunning production employs a virtuosic company of acrobats and jugglers to conjure a mystical reimagining of ancient Egypt.Watch Preview