The Met: Live in HD presents Jules Massenet's Werther


Media Advisory

1 p.m. (live) and 6 p.m. (encore)
Saturday, March 15, 2014
Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts

Fairfield University, Fairfield, CT

Who: Jules Massenet's Werther presented by The Met: Live in HD

Image: WertherTwo of opera's greatest artists - Jonas Kaufmann and Sophie Koch - appear at the Met in "Werther," Massenet's sublime adaptation of Goethe's revolutionary and tragic romance. It is directed and designed by Richard Eyre and Rob Howell, the same team that created the Met's recent hit production of "Carmen." Rising young maestro Alain Altinoglu conducts.

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. Moffly Media is sponsor of the Quick Center's The Met: Live in HD.

When: 1 p.m. (live) and 6 p.m. (encore), Saturday, March 15, 2014

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 March 3, 2014