Nightly Opera Streams, December 14–20: Playbills
View the Playbills from the original performance dates for each of this week’s streams, including synopses, program notes, and more.
Monday, December 14: Saint-Saëns’s Samson et Dalila
Transmitted live on October 20, 2018
Tuesday, December 15: Wagner’s Lohengrin
Recorded live on January 10, 1986
The original Playbill for this performance is not available. This document contains a synopsis and an essay about the opera.
Wednesday, December 16: Berlioz’s Les Troyens
Transmitted live on January 5, 2013
Thursday, December 17: Zandonai’s Francesca da Rimini
Recorded live on April 7, 1984
The original Playbill for this performance is not available. This document contains a synopsis and two essays about the opera.
Friday, December 18: Mussorgsky’s Boris Godunov
Transmitted live on October 23, 2010
Saturday, December 19: Verdi’s Nabucco
Transmitted live on January 7, 2017
Sunday, December 20: Wagner’s Götterdämmerung
Transmitted live February 11, 2012