Expore virtual opera with The Metropolitan Opera

Expore virtual opera with The Metropolitan Opera

Museums, concert halls and exhibition centers all around the word are offering virtual tours, online concerts and exhibitions to help people cope with staying home in this difficult situation. One of them is The Metropolitan Opera house, that was was founded in 1883. 

The Metropolitan Opera is a vibrant home for the most creative and talented singers, conductors, composers, musicians, stage directors, designers, visual artists, choreographers, and dancers from around the world.

.A day after canceling upcoming performances due to concerns around the coronavirus, the Metropolitan Opera announced that it would stream encore presentations from the award-winning Live in HD series of cinema transmissions on the company website for the duration of the closure.

We’d like to provide some grand opera solace to opera lovers in these extraordinarily difficult times,” said Met General Manager Peter Gelb. “Every night, we’ll be offering a different complete operatic gem from our collection of HD presentations from the past 14 years.”

  All “Nightly Met Opera Streams” will begin at 7:30pm EDT and will remain available via the homepage of metopera.org for 23 hours. The homepage link will open the performance on the Met Opera on Demand streaming service. The performance will also  be viewable on all Met Opera on Demand apps.

 

Here is the schedule of upcoming events:

Monday, May 25

Berlioz’s "La Damnation de Faust"

 Thursday, May 28

Berlioz’s "Les Troyens"

 

Sunday, May 31 

Strauss’s "Salome"

 

Tuesday, May 26

Verdi’s "Ernani"

 Friday, May 29

Bellini’s "La Sonnambula"

 

Wednesday, May 27

Puccini’s "Manon Lescaut"

 Saturday, May 30

Donizetti’s "L’Elisir d’Amore"

 

 

For more visit: www.metopera.org