An encore performance of Philip Glass’s Akhnaten returns to cinemas nationwide. Countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo headlines American composer 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.
(Running time approx. 3 hours & 41 minutes, The Metropolitan Opera)