The Met: Live in HD The Met: Live in HD

The Met: Live in HD

The Metropolitan Opera’s award-winning Live in HD series returns to cinemas this October! Don’t miss the chance to experience thrilling live opera transmissions, special interviews, and behind-the-scenes features from the comfort of your local cinema.

All live events take place on Saturdays, with special encore presentations of each screening the following Wednesday. Saturday matinee encores will also be available for select titles. The full schedule of presentations is below.

In Theaters Oct 26, Oct 30

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Massenet’s tale of passion, excess, and their consequences stars rising soprano Lisette Oropesa in the effervescent title role.

In Theaters Nov 9, Nov 13, Nov 16

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Madama Butterfly

Anthony Minghella’s vividly cinematic staging returns to cinemas, featuring soprano Hui He in the devastating title role.

In Theaters Nov 23, Dec 4

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Countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo headlines American composer Philip Glass’s transcendent contemporary creation, with Karen Kamensek conducting.

In Theaters Dec 7

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The Magic Flute

Julie Taymor's kaleidoscopic production returns to select cinemas this holiday season in an encore presentation of the company's first-ever Live in HD transmission. 

In Theaters Jan 11, Jan 15

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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.

In Theaters Feb 1, Feb 5, Feb 8

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The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess

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.

In Theaters Feb 29, Mar 4

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As the imperious title empress, mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato leads the Met premiere of Handel’s tale of deception and deceit.

In Theaters Mar 14, Mar 18

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Der Fliegende Holländer

Sir Bryn Terfel returns to the Met for the first time since 2012, as the mysterious seafarer searching for salvation

In Theaters Apr 11, Apr 15, Apr 18

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Superstar soprano Anna Netrebko appears in her 16th Live in HD transmission, taking on the soaring title diva of Puccini’s grand melodrama.

In Theaters May 9, May 13

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Maria Stuarda

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.
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