Recorded on October 26, 2013
William Kentridge stormed the Met with his inventive production of Shostakovich’s opera, which dazzled opera and art lovers alike in its inaugural run in 2010. Now Paulo Szot reprises his acclaimed performance of a bureaucrat, whose satirical misadventures in search of his missing nose are based on Gogol’s comic story. Pavel Smelkov conducts.
Director : William Kentridge
Paulo Szot : Kovalev
Andrey Popov : The police inspector
Alexander Lewis : The nose