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Met Opera: RIGOLETTO

Feb 16

Met Opera: RIGOLETTO 

Pollak Theatre - 12:55 PM

Director Michael Mayer has placed his new production of Verdi’s towering tragedy in Las Vegas in 1960—an ideal setting for this eternal conflict of depravity and innocence.


Met Opera: UN BALLO IN MASCHERA (Encore)

Feb 10

Met Opera: UN BALLO IN MASCHERA (Encore) 

Pollak Theatre - 12:55 PM

Accompanied by a thrilling score, Verdi’s vivid characters grapple with life and love, betrayal and death. Director David Alden’s dreamlike setting provides a compelling backdrop for this dramatic story of jealousy and vengeance. Marcelo Álvarez stars as the conflicted king; Karita Mattila is Amelia, the object of his secret passion; and Dmitri Hvorostovsky is her suspicious husband. Kathleen Kim is the page Oscar, and mezzo-soprano powerhouses Dolora Zajick and Stephanie Blythe take turns singing the fortuneteller Ulrica. Fabio Luisi conducts.


Met Opera: L'ELISIR D'AMORE (Encore)

Feb 1

Met Opera: L'ELISIR D'AMORE (Encore) 

Pollak Theatre - 7 PM

Anna Netrebko and Matthew Polenzani star in one of the greatest comic gems in opera, as the fickle Adina and her besotted Nemorino. Bartlett Sher, whose previous productions of Il Barbiere di Siviglia, Le Comte Ory, and Les Contes d’Hoffmann have delighted Met audiences, guides this lively staging, where surface charm will meet with real emotion. Mariusz Kwiecien is the blustery sergeant Belcore and Ambrogio Maestri is Dulcamara, the loveable quack and dispenser of the elixir. Maurizio Benini conducts.


Met Opera: CLEMENZA DI TITO (Encore)

Jan 25

Met Opera: CLEMENZA DI TITO (Encore) 

Pollak Theatre - 7 PM

The virtuosic Elina Garanca sings Sesto in Mozart’s drama set in ancient Rome. Giuseppe Filianoti is the noble Tito and Barbara Frittoli is Vitellia in this handsome revival of one of the composer’s final masterpieces. Harry Bicket conducts.


Met Opera: MARIA STUARDA

Jan 19

Met Opera: MARIA STUARDA 

Pollak Theatre - 12:55 PM

Fresh from her triumph in the Met’s The Enchanted Island, mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato, one of the world’s most exciting singers, takes on the virtuosic bel canto role of the doomed Mary, Queen of Scots.


Met Opera: TEMPEST (Encore)

Jan 13

Met Opera: TEMPEST (Encore) 

Pollak Theatre - 12:55 PM

Composer Thomas Adès conducts the Metropolitan Opera premiere of his 2004 work, which has been widely praised as a modern masterpiece. Director Robert Lepage recreates the interior of 18th-century La Scala, including the hidden workings underneath the stage, where Prospero, the banished Duke of Milan, practices his otherworldly arts. The magnetic baritone Simon Keenlyside stars as Prospero, a role he has sung to great acclaim in London.


Met Opera: LES TROYENS

Jan 5

Met Opera: LES TROYENS 

Pollak Theatre - 12 PM

The Met offers a rare opportunity to witness Berlioz’s vast epic, last performed at the Met in 2003.


Met Opera: AIDA

Dec 15

Met Opera: AIDA 

Pollak Theatre - 12:55 PM

The Met’s unforgettable production of Verdi’s ancient Egyptian drama stars Liudmyla Monastyrska and Hui He.


Met Opera: UN BALLO IN MASCHERA

Dec 8

Met Opera: UN BALLO IN MASCHERA 

Pollak Theatre - 12:55 PM

Accompanied by a thrilling score, Verdi’s vivid characters grapple with life and love, betrayal and death.


Met Opera: CLEMENZA DI TITO

Dec 1

Met Opera: CLEMENZA DI TITO 

Pollak Theatre - 12:55 PM

The virtuosic Elina Garanca sings Sesto in Mozart’s drama set in ancient Rome.


Met Opera: OTELLO (Encore)

Nov 18

Met Opera: OTELLO (Encore) 

Pollak Theatre - 12:55 PM

Verdi’s Shakespearean masterpiece returns to the Met with an exciting cast. Johan Botha sings the title role opposite the acclaimed Desdemona of star soprano Renée Fleming, with Falk Struckmann as Iago and Semyon Bychkov conducting.


Met Opera: TEMPEST

Nov 10

Met Opera: TEMPEST 

Pollak Theatre - 12:55 PM

Composer Thomas Adès conducts the Metropolitan Opera premiere of his 2004 work, which has been widely praised as a modern masterpiece.


Met Opera: L'ELISIR D'AMORE

Oct 13

Met Opera: L'ELISIR D'AMORE 

Pollak Theatre - 12:55 PM

Anna Netrebko and Matthew Polenzani star in one of the greatest comic gems in opera, as the fickle Adina and her besotted Nemorino.


Met Opera: DER ROSENKAVALIER Encore

Jul 25

Met Opera: DER ROSENKAVALIER Encore 

Pollak Theatre - 7 PM

Strauss’s comic masterpiece of love and intrigue in 18th-century Vienna stars Renée Fleming as the aristocratic Marschallin and Susan Graham in the trouser role of her young lover.


Met Opera: LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR Encore

Jul 18

Met Opera: LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR Encore 

Pollak Theatre - 7 PM

Met Opera Summer Encore - Anna Netrebko sings the title role of Donizetti’s bel canto tragedy in her Met role debut, with Piotr Beczala as her lover, Edgardo. Mariusz Kwiecien is her tyrannical brother.