The Metropolitan Opera HD Live: Season 4, Episode 4
Offenbach: Les contes d'Hoffmann (19 Dec. 2009)
TV Episode - Music
Three acts, book-ended by a Prologue and Epilogue, tell the poet Hoffman's failed loves. The first was just a doll, the second a dying singer, and the third a lady of the evening. That's Hoffman, looking for love in all the wrong places.