MET OPERA: L’Amour de Loin 182 mins

  • MET OPERA: L’Amour de Loin
  • MET OPERA: L’Amour de Loin

One of the most highly praised operas of recent years, which had its premiere at the Salzburg Festival in 2000, Kaija Saariaho’s yearning medieval romance L’Amour de Loin (“Love From Afar”), has its Met premiere this season. The production is by Robert Lepage, co-produced with L’Opéra de Québec, where it premiered to acclaim last summer, in collaboration with Ex Machina. Debuting Finnish conductor Susanna Mälkki leads the performance, which stars Susanna Phillips as Clémence, Eric Owens as Jaufré, and Tamara Mumford as the Pilgrim who carries messages of love between them. 

Libretto: Amin Maalouf; Conductor: Susanna Mälkki ;Production: Robert Lepage ;Set Designer: Michael Curry;Costume Designer: Michael Curry ;Lighting Designer: Kevin Adams ;Lightscape Image Designer: Lionel Arnould;Cast: Susanna Phillips (Clémence), Tamara Mumford (The Pilgrim), Eric Owens (Jaufré Rudel)

Screening Sat 28 Jan - Sun 29 Jan at:

Luna Leederville - session times

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Saturday, 28 January
11:30AM 
Sunday, 29 January
1:00PM 

Luna On SX - session times

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Saturday, 28 January
11:30AM 
Sunday, 29 January
1:00PM