Tempest in a TV Set

Thomas Adès‘ The Tempest was commissioned by the Royal Opera House in 2004, as seen above with Simon Keenlyside and Cyndia Sieden going insane.  It premiered at the Metropolitan Opera this season and now PBS‘s Great Performances will show the Met‘s staging tomorrow at 9pm in New York and nationwide on Sunday at 12:30, eastern time.

The Tempest poster for Royal Opera House

The Tempest poster for the Royal Opera House Premiere.

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One thought on “Tempest in a TV Set

  1. i saw live at the met and will be watching tomorrow again. the piece is inventive and the met’s production matches the piece in creativity…plus the singers were wonderful! thanks for the heads up! (love your heading )

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