The Met: Live in HD presents Peter Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin


Media Advisory

1 p.m. (encore) and 6:30 p.m. (encore)
Sunday, October 6, 2013
Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts

Image: Met HDWho: Peter Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin presented by The Met: Live in HD.
Anna Netrebko and Mariusz Kwiecien star as the lovestruck Tatiana and the imperious Onegin in Tchaikovsky's fateful romance. Director of the production will be actress and director Fiona Shaw (replacing originally announced director Deborah Warner, who was unable to direct her staging at the Met due to an unexpected surgical procedure and the anticipated recovery time.) Russian maestro Valery Gergiev conducts. Moffly Media is the media sponsor for the Quick Center's presentation of MetLIve in HD.

What: The Met: Live in HD is a series of high definition opera transmissions of The Metropolitan Opera's new season direct from Lincoln Center's Metropolitan Opera House in New York City. With strategically placed cameras in front of, around and behind The Metropolitan Opera House stage, The Met: Live in HD transmissions give Quick Center audiences a state-of-the art opera experience and better-than-front-row-seat visibility.

When: 1 p.m.* (encore) and 6:30 p.m. (encore), Sunday, October 6, 2013.
*A pre-broadcast discussion with Orin Grossman takes place at 12:15 p.m.

Where: Fairfield University's Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts, Fairfield, CT

Tickets: $25, $20 seniors, $10 children/students. The Quick Center Box Office: (203) 254-4010, or toll-free 1-877-ARTS-396 (1-877-278-7396).

Location: The Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts is located on the campus of Fairfield University at 1073 North Benson Road in Fairfield, Connecticut. Entrance to the Quick Center is through the Barlow Road gate at 200 Barlow Road. Free, secure parking is available. Access for people with disabilities is available throughout the Quick Center for audience members and performers. Hearing amplification devices are available upon request at the Box Office. Fairfield University is located off exit 22 of Interstate-95. For further information and directions, call (203) 254-4010 or 1-877-278-7396, or visit www.quickcenter.com .

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Media Contact: Mike Horyczun, (203) 254-4000 ext. 2647, mhoryczun@fairfield.edu

Posted on September 30, 2013

Vol. 46, No. 62