The Royal Opera House

Dvorák: Rusalka Blu-ray Disc (Metropolitan Opera)

Dvorák’s enchanting fairytale of the water nymph Rusulka has been a signature role for Renée Fleming for the past 25 years. This production for the Met, designed by the late Günther Schneider-Siemssen and directed by Otto Schenk, is filmed in HD and features a great supporting cast including Piotr Beczala as the Prince.

Composer: Antonín Dvorák
Rusalka: Renée Fleming
Ježibaba: Dolora Zajick
The Prince: Piotr Beczala
Water Gnome: John Relyea
The Foreign Princess: Emily Magee
Gamekeeper: Vladimir Chmelo
Kitchen Boy: Julie Boulianne
First Wood Sprite: Disella Larusdóttir
Second Wood Sprite: Renée Tatum
Third Wood Sprite: Maya Lahyani 

The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Chorus and Ballet
Chorus Master: Donald Palumbo
Conductor: Yannick Nézet-Séguin
Production:Otto Schenk
Set designer: Günther Schneider-Siemssen
Costume designer: Sylvia Strahammer
Lighting designer: Gil Wechsler
Choreographer: Carmen De Lavallade

Bonus: Backstage at the Met with members of the cast.

Picture: 16:9
Sound: DD stereo / DTS 5.1 Surround
Format: NTSC
Region code: 0 (Worldwide)
Running time: 166+7 mins
Subtitles: EN/FR/DE/KO
Year: 2014