Metropolitan Opera: War and Peace

Dec 2, 2020

Dmitri Hvrostovsky as Prince Andrei and Anna Netrebko as Natasha in Prokofiev's War and Peace.
Credit Met Opera Archives

The 2020-21 Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast season opens on December 5th, 2020

The season begins with Prokofiev’s monumental War and Peace starring Anna Netrebko, Dmitri Hvorostovsky, and a stellar cast in the 2002 performance that marked the Russian soprano’s Met broadcast debut.

Host Mary Jo Heath and commentator Ira Siff return each week of the season, and intermissions will include new interviews with artists, special features, and a virtual Opera Quiz.

The broadcast of Prokofiev's War and Peace can be heard over the Toll Brothers–Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network at
1:00 pm ET  Saturday December 5, 2020.

Click here to view a synopsis of Prokofiev's opera War and Peace.