The Metropolitan Opera: Werther Synopsis
Werther falls in love with a married woman.

Movie Reviews

Great until there was no audio during the finale!

By Artofthequilt
It was great till something interfered with the satellite transmission IN THE LAST 10 MINUTES! So we watched the finale, and encores in total silence. I don't know if this happened in all theaters...

"Werter's" lost, last seven minutes

By pmmccarter
Loved the opera until audio breakdown at critical end. Does Fandango have any response to those of us who spent $25 or more to go home disappointed? At least the Met is running the last few minutes...

Werther

By backtobach
Jonas Kaufmann is incredible as Werther . I'm so grateful to the Metropolitan Opera for making these Live in HD performances available and to AMC movie theaters for showing them....

WERTHER

By renatemoser
It was one of the very best HD transmissions from the Metropolitan Opera. The singing, acting, scenery, and costumes were first-class and so was the orchestra. This is a "Must Go."...

Sound quit during dramatic climax of Werther

By noirfan
Werther in this new Met production was ravishing in terms of set and costumes. The music was gorgeous. The two principals were outstanding. Jonas Kaufmann stole the show with his strong tenor that...

Werther

By parent2111
The opera was well sung, well directed, but in the last 10 minutes of the intense finale the sound went dead. The picture was still playing, but with no sound. This is unthinkable to present an opera...

Werther

By maacdog1
This was wonderful except for the last 10 minutes there was no sound. The most dramatic part of the whole opera. He is dying in his loves arms. The words were up on the screen but there was no sound....

WERTHER

By Andrea Thornock
If you are interested in seeing and hearing an opera - this would be the one to go to! It was AWESOME!! The title role sung by Jonas Kaufmann was stellar! He is unbelievable, the power and...

"Werther" HD broadcast from the Met Opera

By EvaRubinstein
Jonas Kaufmann was absolutely wonderful, both singing and acting, although I wish he had protested against the ankle-length black coat he wore up until the very last scene! He even wears it in the...

"Werther", scored by Jules Massenet (Author - Goethe)

By kk061112
Have enjoyed all the MetOpera HD presentations. Had no familiarity with this story or this particular Massenet opera before attending. Music, staging, lighting, scenery, costuming superb. ...