James Levine conducts Wagner’s grand human comedy Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg in its first-ever Live in HD performance. Johan Reuter stars as Hans Sachs, with Johan Botha as Walther, Annette Dasch as Eva, Karen Cargill as Magdalene, Paul Appleby as David, Johannes Martin Kränzle in his Met debut as Beckmesser, and Hans-Peter König as Pogner.
Conductor: James Levine
Production: Otto Schenk
Set Designer: Günther Schneider-Siemssen
Costume Designer: Rolf Langenfass
Lighting Designer: Gil Wechsler
Cast: Annette Dasch (Eva), Karen Cargill (Magdalene), Johan Botha (Walther von Stolzing), Paul Appleby (David), Johan Reuter (Hans Sachs), Johannes Martin Kränzle (Beckmesser), Hans-Peter König (Pogner), Matthew Rose (Nightwatchman)