Vienna State Opera 2018-19 Live Stream: Dmitry Korchak Stars As ‘Werther’

By David Salazar

For the fourth installment of its live stream series, the Vienna State Opera will showcase Massenet’s wondrous “Werther.”

The Friday night performance on Sept. 28, 2018, will feature Dmitry Korchak in the title role. He will be sharing the stage with Sophie Koch, who has made Charlotte one of her defining roles. Clemens Unterreiner will also appear in the performance. Frédéric Chaslin conducts the production directed by Andrei Serban.

The stream kicks off at 7 p.m. local time and is slated to run until around 9:30 p.m. That’s around 2 p.m. EDT and 11 a.m. PST for the start time.

Per the official website, tickets start at 14 euros (approximately $16 USD) and can be purchased right off the Vienna State Opera’s streaming website. There are options for monthly subscriptions to future performances on the service depending on users’ preference for experience opera from the comfort of their homes.

Next up on the slate of live streams will be “Don Pasquale,” Eugene Onegin,” and “Elektra.”