The Met Opera: The Exterminating Angel

2017
  |  2 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
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Synopsis

The Exterminating Angel has its Met premiere this season, conducted by the composer, Thomas Adès. The 2016 opera, co-commissioned by the Met and sung in English, is based on the screenplay by Luis Buñuel and Luis Alcoriza for the acclaimed 1962 Buñuel film. The Exterminating Angel is a co-commission and co-production with the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Royal Danish Theatre, and Salzburg Festival, where the production premiered in 2016.