Great Performances

GP at the Met: Iolanta and Bluebeard’s Castle, a Double Bill

Preview: Season 42 Episode 17 | 35s

Polish film director Mariusz Treli?ski makes his Met debut with the new production, inspired by noir films of the 1940s. Valery Gergiev conducts the two rarely performed one-acts: Tchaikovsky’s lyrical fairy tale Iolanta and Bartók’s harrowing Bluebeard’s Castle. Iolanta stars Anna Netrebko, Piotr Beczala and Aleksei Markov. Bluebeard's Castle stars Nadja Michael and Mikhail Petrenko.

Aired: 07/12/15

Rating: NR

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