SINGLE: FULL $28 / CONC $24 / CHILD $15 / 3-SHOW: FULL $78 / CONC $66 / 5-SHOW: FULL $125 / CONC $105
For the first time at the Met, Anna Netrebko sings the title role of Adriana Lecouvreur, the great 18th-century actress in love with the military hero Maurizio, sung by Piotr Beczała. Gianandrea Noseda conducts Cilea’s tragedy, directed by Sir David McVicar, with the action partially set in a working replica of a Baroque theater. The cast also features Anita Rachvelishvili as the Princess of Bouillon, Adriana’s rival for Maurizio’s affections; Ambrogio Maestri as Michonnet, Adriana’s faithful friend; and Carlo Bosi as the duplicitous Abbé.
SUN 7 APR - 1PM / THU 11 APR - 1PM / SAT 13 APR - 1PM /BUY TICKETS
Approx. Runtime: 3:58 (2 Intermissions)
Clémentine Margaine is opera’s ultimate seductress, opposite Roberto Alagna, who captivated Live in HD audiences as Don José in 2010. Louis Langrée conducts Sir Richard Eyre’s lively production, a favorite in the Met’s repertoire.
SUN 5 MAY - 1PM / THU 9 MAY - 1PM / SAT 11 MAY - 1PM / BUY TICKETS
Approx. Runtime: 3:41 (1 Intermission)
Bel canto stars Pretty Yende and Javier Camarena team up for a feast of vocal fireworks on the Met stage. Maurizio Muraro is Sergeant Sulplice, with Stephanie Blythe as the outlandish Marquise of Berkenfield. Enrique Mazzola conducts.
SUN 2 JUNE - 1PM / THU 6 JUNE - 1PM / SAT 8 JUNE - 1PM / BUY TICKETS
Approx. Runtime: 2:55 (1 Intermission)
The second installment of Wagner’s Ring cycle, Die Walküre, stars heroic soprano Christine Goerke as the warrior goddess Brünnhilde, whose encounter with the mortal twins Siegmund and Sieglinde, sung by Stuart Skelton and Eva-MariaWestbroek, leads her on a journey from Valhalla to earthbound humanity. Philippe Jordan conducts.
SUN 30 JUN - 1PM / THU 4 JUL - 1PM / SAT 6 JUL - 1PM /BUY TICKETS
Approx. Runtime: 5:20 (2 Intermissions)
Met Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin leads an accomplished ensemble in Poulenc’s devastating modern masterpiece of faith and martyrdom. Isabel Leonard is the young Blanche de La Force, opposite Met legend Karita Mattila as the First Prioress.
SUN 28 JUL - 1PM / THU 1 AUG - 1PM / SAT 3 AUG - 1PM / BUY TICKETS
The Theatre Royal stands on Dja Dja Wurrung country. We acknowledge and pay our respects to the Dja Dja Wurrung people, who are the traditional custodians of this land, and to their Elders past, present and emerging.
Photographs by Linsey Rendall, Suzanne Phoenix + Isaebella Doherty.