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Berlioz Meets Video

Posted at 2:25 PM on November 20, 2008 by Rex Levang

This Saturday, the Metropolitan Opera's Damnation of Faust will be playing in selected movie theaters.

What sets this one apart is a pretty complex production, involving lots of video. How complex? Here are some samples of another Robert LePage production, created earlier this year to observe the 400th anniversary of the city of Quebec.