Monmouth University

Center for the Arts

Past Event

The Metropolitan Opera: Live in HD

Madama Butterfly

Anthony Minghella’s breathtaking production has thrilled audiences ever since its premiere in 2006. One of the world’s foremost Butterflys, soprano Kristine Opolais, takes on the title role, and Roberto Alagna sings Pinkerton, the naval officer who breaks Butterfly’s heart. Karel Mark Chichon conducts.

ESTIMATED RUN TIME: 2 HRS 40 MINS

For additional discount/ticketing information: Click Here

Box Office: 732.263.6889

Jul11, 2018

7:00 PM

$23

Related Events

Aida (Giuseppe Verdi)
Broadcast in HD

Oct 6

1 PM
Pollak Theatre

The Metropolitan Opera: Live in HD

Aida (Giuseppe Verdi)

Soprano Anna Netrebko sings her first Met Aida, with mezzo-soprano Anita Rachvelishvili as her formidable rival Amneris. Aleksandrs Antonenko is the warrior Radamès, and Nicola Luisotti takes the podium for the Met’s monumental production.

Buy Tickets

Aida (Encore)
Broadcast in HD

Oct 14

1 PM
Pollak Theatre

The Metropolitan Opera: Live in HD

Aida (Encore)

Soprano Anna Netrebko sings her first Met Aida, with mezzo-soprano Anita Rachvelishvili as her formidable rival Amneris. Aleksandrs Antonenko is the warrior Radamès, and Nicola Luisotti takes the podium for the Met’s monumental production.

Buy Tickets

Samson et Dalila (Camille Saint-Saëns)
Broadcast in HD

Oct 20

1 PM
Pollak Theatre

The Metropolitan Opera: Live in HD

Samson et Dalila (Camille Saint-Saëns)

Saint-Saëns’s biblical epic Samson et Dalila stars Elīna Garanča and Roberto Alagna in the title roles; the pair was last seen together by HD audiences in the acclaimed 2010 transmission of Bizet’s Carmen. Laurent Naouri co-stars as the High Priest, with Elchin Azizov as the Philistine King Abimélech and Dmitry Belosselskiy as the Old Hebrew. Darko Tresnjak, the Tony Award–winning director of A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder, makes his Met debut directing the first new Met production of the opera in 20 years. Sir Mark Elder conducts.

Buy Tickets

La Fanciulla del West (Giacomo Puccini)
Broadcast in HD

Oct 27

1 PM
Pollak Theatre

The Metropolitan Opera: Live in HD

La Fanciulla del West (Giacomo Puccini)

Soprano Eva-Maria Westbroek sings Puccini’s gun-slinging heroine in this romantic epic of the Wild West, alongside star tenor Jonas Kaufmann in the role of the outlaw Dick Johnson. Baritone Željko Lučić is the vigilante sheriff Jack Rance, and Marco Armiliato conducts.

Buy Tickets

Samson et Dalila (Encore)
Broadcast in HD

Nov 4

1 PM
Pollak Theatre

The Metropolitan Opera: Live in HD

Samson et Dalila (Encore)

Saint-Saëns’s biblical epic Samson et Dalila stars Elīna Garanča and Roberto Alagna in the title roles; the pair was last seen together by HD audiences in the acclaimed 2010 transmission of Bizet’s Carmen. Laurent Naouri co-stars as the High Priest, with Elchin Azizov as the Philistine King Abimélech and Dmitry Belosselskiy as the Old Hebrew. Darko Tresnjak, the Tony Award–winning director of A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder, makes his Met debut directing the first new Met production of the opera in 20 years. Sir Mark Elder conducts.

Buy Tickets

Let’s Keep In Touch!