Photo Flash: Plácido Domingo Returns to the Big Screen as the Title King in NABUCCO

Photo Flash: Plácido Domingo Returns to the Big Screen as the Title King in NABUCCO

Plácido Domingo returns to the big screen as the title king in Nabucco,
Conducted by Met Music Director Emeritus James Levine. Wednesday, July 12 at 7PM Local Time*

*check local theaters for dates and times

Met Music Director Emeritus James Levine conducts Verdi's early drama of ancient Babylon, with Plácido Domingo adding a new role to his Met repertoire as the title character. Soprano Liudmyla Monastyrska gives a tour-de-force performance as Abigaille, Nabucco's willful daughter, while the acclaimed Met Chorus delivers a moving performance of the iconic "Va, pensiero."

Running time: approximately 2 hours, 34 minutes

Photo credit: Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera

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Photo Flash: Plácido Domingo Returns to the Big Screen as the Title King in NABUCCO
Liudmyla Monastyrska as Abigaille in Verdi's Nabucco. Photo: Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera

Photo Flash: Plácido Domingo Returns to the Big Screen as the Title King in NABUCCO
Liudmyla Monastyrska as Abigaille in Verdi's Nabucco. Photo: Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera

Photo Flash: Plácido Domingo Returns to the Big Screen as the Title King in NABUCCO
Plácido Domingo in the title role of Verdi's Nabucco. Photo: Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera

Photo Flash: Plácido Domingo Returns to the Big Screen as the Title King in NABUCCO
Plácido Domingo sings the title role in Verdi's Nabucco. Photo: Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera

Photo Flash: Plácido Domingo Returns to the Big Screen as the Title King in NABUCCO
Plácido Domingo sings the title role in Verdi's Nabucco. Photo: Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera

Photo Flash: Plácido Domingo Returns to the Big Screen as the Title King in NABUCCO
Liudmyla Monastyrska as Abigaille and Plácido Domingo in the title role of Verdi's Nabucco. Photo: Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera

Photo Flash: Plácido Domingo Returns to the Big Screen as the Title King in NABUCCO
Liudmyla Monastyrska as Abigaille in Verdi's Nabucco. Photo: Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera

Photo Flash: Plácido Domingo Returns to the Big Screen as the Title King in NABUCCO
Plácido Domingo sings the title role in Verdi's Nabucco. Photo: Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera

Photo Flash: Plácido Domingo Returns to the Big Screen as the Title King in NABUCCO
Russell Thomas as Ismaele in Verdi's Nabucco. Photo: Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera

Photo Flash: Plácido Domingo Returns to the Big Screen as the Title King in NABUCCO
Plácido Domingo sings the title role in Verdi's Nabucco. Photo: Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera

Photo Flash: Plácido Domingo Returns to the Big Screen as the Title King in NABUCCO
Russell Thomas as Ismaele in Verdi's Nabucco. Photo: Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera

Photo Flash: Plácido Domingo Returns to the Big Screen as the Title King in NABUCCO
A scene from Verdi's Nabucco. Photo: Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera

Photo Flash: Plácido Domingo Returns to the Big Screen as the Title King in NABUCCO
A scene from Verdi's Nabucco. Photo: Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera

Photo Flash: Plácido Domingo Returns to the Big Screen as the Title King in NABUCCO
Dmitry Belosselskiy as Zaccaria in Verdi's Nabucco. Photo: Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera

Photo Flash: Plácido Domingo Returns to the Big Screen as the Title King in NABUCCO
Plácido Domingo sings the title role in Verdi's Nabucco. Photo: Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera

Photo Flash: Plácido Domingo Returns to the Big Screen as the Title King in NABUCCO
Russell Thomas as Ismaele and Dmitry Belosselskiy as Zaccaria in Verdi's Nabucco. Photo: Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera

Photo Flash: Plácido Domingo Returns to the Big Screen as the Title King in NABUCCO
A scene from Verdi's Nabucco. Photo: Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera

Photo Flash: Plácido Domingo Returns to the Big Screen as the Title King in NABUCCO
Plácido Domingo sings the title role in Verdi's Nabucco. Photo: Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera

Photo Flash: Plácido Domingo Returns to the Big Screen as the Title King in NABUCCO
Plácido Domingo sings the title role in Verdi's Nabucco. Photo: Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera