Special Events

Met Opera Live in HD Summer Encores

La Fille du Régiment

Natalie Dessay stars in Laurent Pelly’s staging of Donizetti’s physical comedy!

Madcap physical comedy and impeccable coloratura come together for Natalie Dessay’s indelible portrayal of the feisty tomboy raised by a regiment of French soldiers… MORE INFO

Wednesday, August 17 1:30 & 6:30pm

From London’s West End

42ND STREET THE MUSICAL

★★★★The mother of all show-biz musicals – Daily Telegraph

Captured live from the London stage and directed by the original author of the show, Mark Bramble, 42ND STREET is one of Broadway’s most classic and beloved tales. This eye-watering extravaganza is full of crowd-pleasing tap dances… MORE INFO

Thursday, August 25 1 & 7pm

Great Art On Screen

TUTANKHAMUN: THE LAST EXHIBITION

narrated by Iggy Pop

To mark the centenary of the discovery of Tutankhamun’s tomb . Tutankhamun: The Last Exhibition offers spectators, for the first time ever, an extraordinary opportunity to meet the Pharaoh, and relive those unique moments on the big screen following exclusive coverage of how 150 items from among his treasures, were moved to become part of the biggest international exhibition ever dedicated to the Golden Boy…MORE INFO

Wednesday, August 31 1 & 7pm

Exhibition On Screen

PISSARRO: FATHER OF IMPRESSIONISM

Without Camille Pissarro, there is no Impressionist movement. He is rightfully known as the father of Impressionism.

It was a dramatic path that Pissarro followed, and throughout it all he wrote extensively to his family. It is through these intimate and revealing letters that this gripping film reveals Pissarro’s life and work… MORE INFO

Wednesday, September 7 1pm

National Theatre Live

STRAIGHT LINE CRAZY

★★★★ “Ralph Fiennes leads an electrifying cast! Dramatically gripping and politically thoughtful!”Guardian

starring Ralph Fiennes
a new play by David Hare
directed by Nicholas Hytner

Ralph Fiennes (Antony & Cleopatra) leads the cast in David Hare’s (Skylight) blazing account of the most powerful man in New York… MORE INFO

Thursday, September 8 1 & 7pm

Great Art On Screen

VENICE: INFINITELY AVANT-GARDE

Exploring Venice through its art, museums, canals and narrow streets

A tour of the magical city, Venice: Infinitely Avant Garde showcases masterpieces by Tiepolo, Canaletto, Rosalba Carriera and the intellectuals who fell in love with Venice: from Canova to Goethe, Lord Byron to Walter Scott, down to the great Hollywood…MORE INFO

Wednesday, September 14 1 & 7pm

National Theatre Live

JACK ABSOLUTE FLIES AGAIN

by Richard Bean and Oliver Chris
based on Richard Brinsley Sheridan’s The Rivals

A rollicking new comedy by Richard Bean (One Man, Two Guvnors) and Oliver Chris (Twelfth Night)…… MORE INFO

Thursday, October 6 1 & 7pm

Met Opera Live in HD 22-23 Season

CHERUBINI

MEDEA

Having triumphed at the Met in some of the repertory’s fiercest soprano roles, Sondra Radvanovsky stars as the mythic sorceress who will stop at nothing in her quest for vengeance, kicking off the highly anticipated… MORE INFO

Saturday, October 22 10am
Wednesday, October 26 1 & 7pm

National Theatre Live

THE SEAGULL

Emilia Clarke (Game of Thrones) makes her West End debut in this 21st century retelling of Anton Chekhov’s tale of love and loneliness… MORE INFO

Thursday, November 3 1 & 7pm

Met Opera Live in HD 22-23 Season

VERDI

LA TRAVIATA

Soprano Nadine Sierra stars as the self-sacrificing courtesan Violetta—one of opera’s ultimate heroines—in Michael Mayer’s vibrant production of Verdi’s beloved tragedy. Tenor Stephen Costello is her self-centered lover, Alfredo… MORE INFO

Saturday, November 5 10am
Wednesday, November 9 1 & 7pm

National Theatre Live

MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING

by William Shakespeare
directed by Simon Godwin

Katherine Parkinson (The IT Crowd) and John Heffernan (Dracula) lead the cast in Shakespeare’s romcom of sun, sea and mistaken identity… MORE INFO

Thursday, December 1 1 & 7pm

Met Opera Live in HD Holiday Encore

MOZART

The magic flute

The Met’s first-ever Live in HD transmission—the abridged, English-language version of Mozart’s The Magic Flute—returns to cinemas this holiday season. Tony Award–winner Julie Taymor conjures a spellbinding staging, replete with a kaleidoscope of color… MORE INFO

Saturday, December 3 10am

Met Opera Live in HD 22-23 Season

KEVIN PUTS / LIBRETTO BY GREG PIERCE

THE HOURS

Soprano Renée Fleming makes her highly anticipated return to the Met in the world-premiere production of Pulitzer Prize–winning composer Kevin Puts’s The Hours, adapted from Michael Cunningham’s acclaimed novel. Inspired by Virginia Woolf’s Mrs. Dalloway and made a household name by the Oscar-winning 2002 film version… MORE INFO

Saturday, December 10 10am
Wednesday, December 14 1 & 7pm

Met Opera Live in HD 22-23 Season

GIORDANO

FEDORA

Umberto Giordano’s exhilarating drama returns to the Met repertory for the first time in 25 years. Packed with memorable melodies, showstopping arias, and explosive confrontations, Fedora requires a cast of thrilling voices to take flight, and the Met’s new production promises to deliver. Soprano Sonya Yoncheva, one of today’s most riveting artists, sings the title role of the 19th-century Russian princess who falls in love with her fiancé’s murderer… MORE INFO

Saturday, January 14 10am
Wednesday, January 18 1 & 7pm

Met Opera Live in HD 22-23 Season

WAGNER

LOHENGRIN

Wagner’s soaring masterpiece makes its triumphant return to the Met stage after 17 years. In a sequel to his revelatory production of Parsifal, director François Girard unveils an atmospheric staging that once again weds his striking visual style and keen dramatic insight to Wagner’s breathtaking music, with Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin on the podium… MORE INFO

Saturday, March 18 9am
Wednesday, March 22 12 & 6pm

Met Opera Live in HD 22-23 Season

VERDI

FALSTAFF

Baritone Michael Volle stars as the caddish knight Falstaff, gleefully tormented by a trio of clever women who deliver his comeuppance, in Verdi’s glorious Shakespearean comedy. Maestro Daniele Rustioni takes the podium to oversee a brilliant ensemble cast… MORE INFO

Saturday, April 1 9:30am
Wednesday, April 5 1 & 7pm

Met Opera Live in HD 22-23 Season

STRAUSS

DER ROSENKAVALIER

A dream cast assembles for Strauss’s grand Viennese comedy. Soprano Lise Davidsen is the aristocratic Marschallin, opposite mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard as her lover, Octavian, and soprano Erin Morley as Sophie, the beautiful younger woman… MORE INFO

Saturday, April 15 9am
Wednesday, April 19 12 & 6pm

Met Opera Live in HD 22-23 Season

TERENCE BLANCHARD / LIBRETTO BY MICHAEL CRISTOFER

CHAMPION

Six-time Grammy Award–winning composer Terence Blanchard brings his first opera to the Met after his Fire Shut Up in My Bones triumphantly premiered with the company to universal acclaim in 2021. Bass-baritone Ryan Speedo Green is the young boxer Emile Griffith, who rises from obscurity to become a world champion, and bass-baritone Eric Owens portray… MORE INFO

Saturday, April 29 10am
Wednesday, May 3 1 & 7pm

Met Opera Live in HD 22-23 Season

MOZART

DON GIOVANNI

Tony Award–winning director Ivo van Hove makes a major Met debut with a new take on Mozart’s tragicomedy, re-setting the familiar tale of deceit and damnation in an abstract architectural landscape and shining a light into the dark corners of the story… MORE INFO

Saturday, May 20 10am
Wednesday, May 24 1 & 7pm

Met Opera Live in HD 22-23 Season

MOZART

Die Zauberflöte

One of opera’s most beloved works receives its first new Met staging in 19 years—a daring vision by renowned English director Simon McBurney that The Wall Street Journal declared “the best production I’ve ever witnessed of Mozart’s opera.” Nathalie Stutzmann… MORE INFO

Saturday, June 3 10am
Wednesday, June 7 1 & 7pm