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"Nixon in China" - Preview

  • Aired: 06/01/2011
  • 00:30
  • Rating: NR
Composer John Adams conducts the Met premiere of his most famous opera. Baritone James Maddalena stars in the title role. Peter Sellars directs. 6/1/11
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Airs Wednesday, June 1, 2011 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT
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