Events under 'Metropolitan Opera'
Monday, October 21, 2019

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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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MANON (Massenet) | MET Opera in Cinema

Massenet’s tale of passion, excess, and their consequences stars rising soprano Lisette Oropesa in the effervescent title role. Tenor Michael Fabiano is her ardent admirer, Chevalier des Grieux, with Maurizio Benini conducting Laurent Pelly’s enchanting production.

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Saturday, October 26, 2019 1:00 pm - 5:12 pm
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MADAMA BUTTERFLY (Puccini) | MET Opera in Cinemas

Anthony Minghella’s vividly cinematic staging returns to cinemas, featuring soprano Hui He in the devastating title role. Pier Giorgio Morandi conducts one of opera’s most beautiful and heartbreaking scores, with a cast that also includes tenor Piero Pretti as Pinkerton, baritone Paulo Szot as Sharpless, and mezzo-soprano Elizabeth DeShong as Suzuki.

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Saturday, November 09, 2019 1:00 pm - 4:32 pm
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AKHNATEN (Philip Glass) | MET Opera in Cinemas

Countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo headlines American composer Philip Glass’s transcendent contemporary creation, with Karen Kamensek conducting. Phelim McDermott’s stunning production employs a virtuosic company of acrobats and jugglers to conjure a mystical reimagining of ancient Egypt. 

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Saturday, November 23, 2019 1:00 pm - 4:56 pm
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WOZZECK (Berg) | MET Opera in Cinemas

New Production
Berg’s 20th-century shocker stars baritone Peter Mattei in the title role, with Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin on the podium and soprano Elza van den Heever as the long-suffering Marie. Groundbreaking visual artist and director William Kentridge unveils a bold new staging set in an apocalyptic wasteland.

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Saturday, January 11, 2020 1:00 pm - 2:57 pm
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PORGY & BESS (Gershwin) | MET Opera in Cinemas

New Production
The Gershwins’ modern American masterpiece has its first Met performances in almost three decades, starring bass-baritone Eric Owens and soprano Angel Blue in the title roles. Director James Robinson’s stylish production transports audiences to Catfish Row, a setting vibrant with the music, dancing, emotion, and heartbreak of its inhabitants.

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Saturday, February 01, 2020 1:00 pm - 4:40 pm
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AGGRIPINA (Handel) | MET Opera in Cinemas

Met Premiere
As the imperious title empress, mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato leads the Met premiere of Handel’s tale of deception and deceit. Harry Bicket conducts Sir David McVicar’s wry new production, which gives this Baroque black comedy a politically charged, modern updating.

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Saturday, February 29, 2020 1:00 pm - 5:10 pm
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DER FLIEGENDE HOLLANDER (Wagner) | MET Opera in Cinemas

New Production
Sir Bryn Terfel returns to the Met for the first time since 2012, as the mysterious seafarer searching for salvation. Director François Girard, whose mesmerizing production of Parsifal recently wowed Met audiences, returns to stage Wagner’s eerie early masterwork.

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Saturday, March 14, 2020 1:00 pm - 3:44 pm
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TOSCA (Puccini) | MET Opera in Cinemas

Superstar soprano Anna Netrebko appears in her 16th Live in HD transmission, taking on the soaring title diva of Puccini’s grand melodrama. Bertrand de Billy conducts Sir David McVicar’s evocative production, with tenor Brian Jagde as Tosca’s impassioned lover, Cavaradossi, and baritone Michael Volle as the sinister Scarpia.

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Saturday, April 11, 2020 1:00 pm - 4:17 pm
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MARIA STUARDA (Donazetti) | MET Opera in Cinemas

A pseudo-historical opera about Mary, Queen of Scots, and her bitter rivalry with Queen Elizabeth I, Donizetti’s drama thrills with intense stand-offs and impressive vocal displays. Soprano Diana Damrau and mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton square off as two of history’s most formidable monarchs, with Maurizio Benini conducting.

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Saturday, May 09, 2020 1:00 pm - 4:06 pm
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