Production Team

Production: Des McAnuff
Set Designer: Robert Brill
Costume Designer: Paul Tazewell
Lighting Designer: Peter Mumford
Choreographer: Kelly Devine
Video Designer: Sean Nieuwenhuis


Please be advised that the following information refers to a production from the Met's 2011-2012 season. Explore our Metropolitan Opera 2014-15 Season in New York City to view the current repertory.


Approximate running time 3 hrs. 40 min.

Gounod’s classic retelling of the Faust legend stars Joseph Calleja in the title role, opposite Marina Poplavskaya as Marguerite and Ferruccio Furlanetto as the devil. Tony Award-winning director Des McAnuff updates the story to the first half of the 20th century. Alain Altinoglu conducts.

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Performance Dates/Tickets and Info

All performances for this production have passed, and tickets are no longer available.