Programs & Events
June 2 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Film Series at The Kate
Co-sponsored by The Kate and Florence Griswold Museum
$15 (members $13); go online at thekate.org or contact The Kate for tickets at (860) 510-0453
Museum members should contact the Front Desk at (860) 434-5542, ext. 111 or email@example.com for special member discount code.
In Search of Beethoven addresses the romantic myth that Beethoven was a heroic, tormented figure battling to overcome his tragic fate, struck down by deafness, who searched for his ‘immortal beloved’ but remained unmarried. It delves beyond the image of the tortured, cantankerous, unhinged personality, to reveal someone quite different and far more interesting. In Search of Beethoven has brought together the world’s leading performers and experts on Beethoven to reveal new insights into this legendary composer. The line-up of performers and interviewees includes Gianandrea Noseda, Sir Roger Norrington, Riccardo Chailly, Claudio Abbado, Fabio Luisi, Frans Brüggen, Ronald Brautigam, Hélène Grimaud, Vadim Repin, Janine Jansen, Paul Lewis, Lars Vogt, and Emanuel Ax among others. The film will be narrated by Juliet Stevenson and RSC actor David Dawson.
Shown on the Kate’s BIG Screen!