MET OPERA LIVE ENCORE: MADAMA BUTTERFLY

| 2017 | 133 mins. | |
Conducted by Karel Mark Chichon

Sunday August 05, 2018, 1:00pm,
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$10 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Conducted by Karel Mark Chichon
Prouced by Anthony Monghella

Cio-Cio-San played by Kristine Opolais,
Pinkerton played by Roberto Alogna
Suzuki played by Maria Zifchak
Sharpless played by Dwayne Croft

Anthony Minghella’s beautiful, atmospheric production enhances Puccini’s drama of doomed love. Soprano Kristine Opolais rings all of her passionate commitment to her portrayal of Cio-Cio-San, the teenage geisha who gives up everything for Lt.  Pinkerton. Tenor Roberto Alagna is the American naval officer who does not understand the depth of Cio-Cio-San’s love…

MET OPERA LIVE ENCORE: TURANDOT

| Transmitted live on January 30, 2016 | 139 mins | |
Conducted by Paolo Carignani

Sunday July 29, 2018, 1:00pm,
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Conducted by Paolo Carignani
Production by Franco Zeffirelli

Turnadot played by Nina Stemme,
Liu played by Anita Hartig,
Calaf played by Marco Berti,
Timur played by Alexander Tsymbalyuk

Franco Zeffirelli’s golden production stars the great dramatic soprano Nina Stemme as Turandot, the icy Chinese princess who has renounced all men.Tenor Marco Berti is Calàf, the unknown prince who solves Turandot’s riddles and wins her love. Soprano Anita Hartig sings Liù, the faithful slave girl who gives her life to save…

MET OPERA LIVE ENCORE: EUGENE ONEGIN

| Transmitted live on April 2, 2016 | 172 mins | |
Conducted by Valery Gergiev

Sunday July 22, 2018, 1:00pm (Capawock),
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$10 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Conducted by Valery Gergiev
Produced by Robert Carsen

Eugene Onegin played by Dmitri Hvorostovsky,
Tatiana played by Renée Fleming,
Lensky played by Ramón Vargas,
Olga played by Elena Zaremba,
Prince Gremin played by Sergei Aleksashkin

The pain of unrequited love is portrayed unforgettably by two of opera’s greatest stars. Soprano Renée Fleming is musically and dramatically radiant as the shy Tatiana, who falls in love with the worldly Eugene Onegin, played with devastating charisma by baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky. Their mesmerizing vocalism and chemistry explode in one of opera’s…

MET OPERA LIVE ENCORE: IL TROVATORE

| Transmitted live on October 3, 2015 | 162 mins | |
Conducted by Marco Armiliato

Sunday August 12, 2018, 1:00pm,
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$10 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Conducted by Marco Armiliato
Production by Sir David McVicar

Leonora played by Anna Netrbko,
Azucena played by Dolora Zajick,
Manrico played by Yonghoon Lee,
Count Di Luna played by Dmitri Hvorostovsky,
Ferrando played by Stefan Kocan

Soprano Anna Netrebko is Leonora, the young noblewoman in love with the troubadour of the title—tenor Yonghoon Lee—but also pursued by Count di Luna, sung by the great baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky. Mezzo-soprano Dolora Zajick completes the quartet of principals in her signature role of Azucena, the mysterious gypsy woman who sets the dramatic events…