Sunrise Theater Calendar

Events under 'Metropolitan Opera'
Monday, February 19, 2018

Met Opera HDLive LogoThe Metropolitan Opera, commonly referred to as the "Met", is a company based in New York City, resident at the Metropolitan Opera House at the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. The company is operated by the non-profit Metropolitan Opera Association.

The Metropolitan Opera is the largest classical music organization in North America. It presents about 27 different operas each year in a season which lasts from late September through May. The operas are presented in a rotating repertory schedule with up to seven performances of four different works staged each week.


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Zeffirelli’s La Bohème - Met Opera Live Cinema Series

Zeffirelli’s La Bohème

February 24 12:55, 2 hr 39 min

An exciting young cast stars in Franco Zeffirelli’s classic production of La Bohème, the most-performed operai n Met history. Sonya Yoncheva stars as Mimì opposite Michael Fabianoas the passionate writer Rodolfo.Susanna Phillips reprises the role of the flirtatious Musetta and Lucas Meachemsings the role of her lover, the painter Marcello. The cast also features Alexey Lavrov and Matthew Rose as Rodolfo and Marcello’s friends Schaunard and Colline and Paul Plishka as Benoit and Alcindoro in this performance, led by Marco Armiliato.

Saturday, February 24, 2018 12:30 pm - 3:25 pm
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Rossini's Semiramide - Met Opera Live Cinema Series

Rossini's Semiramide - Met Opera Live Cinema Series

FIRST TIME IN HDAngela Meade makes her Metrole debut as the title characterin Semiramide. Rossini’s opera,which has not been seen atthe Met in 25 years, will beconducted by Maurizio Beniniand feature Elizabeth DeShongas the Commander of theAssyrian army Arsace, JavierCamarena as an Indian kingIdreno, Ildar Abdrazakov as theprince Assur, and Ryan SpeedoGreen as the high priest Oroe.

Saturday, March 10, 2018 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Verdi’s Luisa Miller - Met Opera Live Cinema Series

Verdi’s Luisa Miller

April 14, 12:30, 3 hr 38min

FIRST TIME IN HDMet Music Director Emeritus James Levine conducts a revival of Luisa Miller, which has not been seen at the Met since 2006. Starring Sonya Yoncheva as a peasant girl Luisa opposite Piotr Beczala as Rodolfo in Verdi’s tragedy about a young woman who sacrifices her own happiness in an attempt to save her father’s life.The cast also stars Plácido Domingo as Luisa’s father Miller, with Olesya Petrova as Federica,and Alexander Vinogradov in his Met debut and Dmitry Belosselskiy as Walter and Wurm respectively, the ruthless men determined to tear Luisa and Rodolfo apart.

Saturday, April 14, 2018 12:30 pm - 4:08 pm
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Massenet’s Cendrillon - Met Opera Live Cinema Series

Massenet’s Cendrillon

April 28, 12:30, 2 hr 47 min

MET PREMIERE - Massenet’s enchanting opera Cendrillon, based on Cinderella,premieres at the Met conducted by Bertrand de Billy and directed by Laurent Pelly, whose Met credits include staging Donizetti’s La Filledu Régiment and Massenet’s Manon. Joyce Di Donato adds another role to her Met repertory as the title character, a role she has sung to acclaim at the Grand Teatre del Liceu, Santa Fe Opera, and Royal Opera, Covent Garden. The cast also stars Alice Coote as Prince Charmant, Stephanie Blythe as the evil stepmother Madame de laHaltière, Kathleen Kim as the Fée, and Laurent Naouri as Pandolfe.Cendrillon is produced in association with the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London; Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona; Théâtre Royal de La Monnaie, Brussels; and Opéra de Lille. This production was first performed at The Santa Fe Opera.

Saturday, April 28, 2018 1:00 pm - 3:47 pm
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