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Check out "The Met: Live in HD" bringing grand opera directly from the Metropolitan Opera Stage.
This week, PARSIFAL March 2nd at 12pm at Tysons Corner: Director François Girard's timeless new vision for Wagner's final masterpiece explores the many facets of this mystical score, while designer Michael Levine ("Eugene Onegin") creates a surreal landscape. Jonas Kaufmann stars in the title role of the innocent who finds wisdom. His fellow Wagnerian luminaries include Katarina Dalayman as the mysterious Kundry, Peter Mattei as the ailing Amfortas and René Pape as the noble knight Gurnemanz. Daniele Gatti conducts.
And an encore presentation of RIGOLETTO March 6th at 6:30pm at Tysons Corner: Director Michael Mayer has placed his new production of Verdi's towering tragedy in Las Vegas in 1960-an ideal setting for this eternal conflict of depravity and innocence. In this production, inspired by the antics of the Rat Pack, Piotr Beczala is the womanizing Duke of Mantua, with ®eljko Lucic as his tragic sidekick, Rigoletto. Diana Damrau is Rigoletto's daughter-and their victim. Michele Mariotti conducts.
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Enter to win a "Phineas and Ferb: Animal Agents" dvd if you can correctly answer this week's trivia question which is: On tonight's show, Arch welcomed Washington Post columnist John Kelly. He monitors all the odds and ends stories. They talked about a picture of a gravesite John Kelly found that not only had concrete and marble on top of it but a greenhouse as well. Apparently, the person buried underneath was concerned that his body would be stolen and ransomed, but what did John Kelly say was the reason for the greenhouse?
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Check out "Dead Man Down" starring Colin Farrell, March 7 at 7:30pm at Regal Majestic. Log onto www.gofobo.com/rsvp and input the following code to download your ticket: NEWS8YP0E
See the drama "Beyond the Hills" March 12 at 7:30pm at Landmark E Street Cinema. YOU MUST SEND YOUR NAME AND STREET ADDRESS to firstname.lastname@example.org by 9am March 1.