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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. The full schedule of presentations is below.

In Theaters Sat, Dec 11

Met Opera Encore

The Magic Flute

This delightful performance of the Met’s abridged, English-language version of Mozart's enchanting fairy tale returns to cinemas this holiday season.

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In Theaters Sat, Jan 1, Wed, Jan 5

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Cinderella

Laurent Pelly’s storybook staging of Massenet’s Cendrillon is presented with an all-new English translation in an abridged 90-minute adaptation, with mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard as its rags-to-riches princess.

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In Theaters Sat, Jan 29, Wed, Feb 2

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Rigoletto

Tony Award­–winning director Bartlett Sher offers a bold new take on Verdi’s timeless tragedy, re-setting the opera’s action to 1920s Europe.

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In Theaters Sat, Feb 12

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Fire Shut Up in My Bones

By popular demand, an additional encore showing of Fire Shut Up in My Bones will be presented on February 12, 2022.

The first opera by a Black composer presented on the Met stage and featuring a libretto by filmmaker Kasi Lemmons, this opera tells a poignant and profound story about a young man’s journey to overcome a life of trauma and hardship.

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In Theaters Sat, Mar 12, Wed, Mar 16

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Ariadne auf Naxos

Exhilarating soprano Lise Davidsen makes her Live in HD debut in one of her signature roles, the mythological Greek heroine of Strauss’s enchanting masterpiece.

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In Theaters Sat, Mar 26, Wed, Mar 30

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Don Carlos

For the first time in company history, the Met presents the original five-act French version of Verdi’s epic opera of doomed love among royalty, set against the backdrop of the Spanish Inquisition.

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In Theaters Sat, May 7, Wed, May 11

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Turandot

Superstar soprano Anna Netrebko makes her long-awaited Met role debut as Puccini’s icy princess—live in cinemas on May 7.

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In Theaters Sat, May 21, Wed, May 25

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Lucia di Lammermoor

Soprano Nadine Sierra takes on one of the repertory’s most formidable and storied roles, the haunted heroine of Donizetti’s Lucia di Lammermoor.

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In Theaters Sat, Jun 4, Wed, Jun 8

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Hamlet

On June 4, one of today’s most riveting contemporary masterpiece appears live in cinemas, with tenor Allan Clayton starring in the title role of this shattering Shakespeare adaptation.

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