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Met Live On-Screen: 𝘔𝘢𝘥𝘢𝘮𝘢 𝘉𝘶𝘵𝘵𝘦𝘳𝘧𝘭𝘺

Extraordinary soprano Asmik Grigorian tackles the demanding role of Cio-Cio-San, the loyal geisha at the heart of Puccini’s devastating tragedy. Tenor Jonathan Tetelman stars as the callous American naval officer Pinkerton, whose betrayal destroys her. Mezzo-soprano Elizabeth DeShong reprises the role of the steadfast maid Suzuki, and baritone Lucas Meachem is the American consul Sharpless. […]

Met Live On-Screen: 𝘙𝘰𝘮𝘦́𝘰 𝘦𝘵 𝘑𝘶𝘭𝘪𝘦𝘵𝘵𝘦

Two singers at the height of their powers—radiant soprano Nadine Sierra and tenor sensation Benjamin Bernheim—come together as the star-crossed lovers in Gounod’s sumptuous Shakespeare adaptation, with Met Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin on the podium to conduct one of the repertoire’s most romantic scores. Bartlett Sher’s elegant staging also features baritone Will Liverman and tenor […]

Met Live On-Screen: 𝘓𝘢 𝘙𝘰𝘯𝘥𝘪𝘯𝘦 Encore

This opera will be captured live on April 20 and screened at LPCA on April 27. Puccini’s bittersweet love story returns to cinemas, with soprano Angel Blue starring as the French courtesan Magda, opposite tenor Jonathan Tetelman as Ruggero, an idealistic young man who offers her an alternative to her life of excess. Maestro Speranza […]

Met Live On-Screen: 𝘓𝘢 𝘍𝘰𝘳𝘻𝘢 𝘥𝘦𝘭 𝘋𝘦𝘴𝘵𝘪𝘯𝘰

Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts Verdi’s grand tale of ill-fated love, deadly vendettas, and family strife, with stellar soprano Lise Davidsen as the noble Leonora, one of the repertory’s most tormented—and thrilling—heroines. Director Mariusz Treliński delivers the company’s first new Forza in nearly 30 years, setting the scene in a contemporary world and making extensive […]