Experience the seventh season of the Metropolitan Operaâs Peabody and Emmy Award-winning series The Met: Live in HD in movie theaters nationwide. The broadcast of Donizettiâs Maria Stuarda will be presented live for only one day on Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 12:55 PM ET / 9:55 AM PT in select movie theaters, with an encore presentation on Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 6:30 PM local time. Mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato, one of the worldâs most exciting singers, takes on the virtuosic bel canto role of the doomed Mary, Queen of Scots. Director David McVicar turns to the second opera of Donizettiâs Tudor trilogy, which explores regal characters at fateful moments of their lives. Elza van den Heever sings Elizabeth I, and Maurizio Benini conducts this Met premiere production. An encore presentation of this performance will be exhibited in select movie theaters on Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 6:30 PM in all time zones. Casting subject to change. Running time is approximate.