The Met: Live in HD Les Pêcheurs de Perles
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In Les Pêcheurs de Perles, soprano Diana Damrau stars as Leïla, the beautiful priestess pursued by rival pearl divers competing for her affection. Tenor Matthew Polenzani and baritone Mariusz Kwiecien are her suitors, who sing the rapturous duet “Au fond du temple saint,” adored by opera fans worldwide. Director Penny Woolcock explores themes of love, betrayal, and vengeance in a production that vividly depicts the mystical wonder of Southeast Asia.