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The Metropolitan Opera: Live in HD 2018-19

The Metropolitan Opera: Live in HD 2018-19

The Metropolitan Opera in New York has been the vibrant home for the world's most creative operatic artists since 1883. Known as one of the great music venues in the world, its work is renowned for being both ground-breaking and classic. 

For the last decade The Met: Live in HD has showcased incredible operas to more than 2000 cinemas across 6 continents every year. 

Screening on Sundays at 1pm and Wednesdays at 10:30am, the new season of Met Operas begins on 21st October 2018, with  Verdi's Aida, and continues until 28th July 2019.

The Metropolitan Opera: Live in HD 2018-19
  • ADRIANA LECOUVREUR: Francesco Cilea
    Runtime: 238 Minutes
    Starring: Anna Netrebko, Anita Rachvelishvili, Piotr Beczała, Carlo Bosi, Ambrogio Maestri, Maurizio Muraro
    Language: Italian (with English subtitles)
    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.
  • CARMEN: Georges Bizet
    Runtime: 221 Minutes
    Starring: Clémentine Margaine, Aleksandra Kurzak, Roberto Alagna, Alexander Vinogradov
    Language: French (with English subtitles)
    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.
  • LA FILLE DU REGIMENT: Gaetano Donizetti
    Runtime: 175 Minutes
    Starring: Pretty Yende, Javier Camarena, Stephanie Blythe, Maurizio Muraro
    Language: French (with English subtitles)
    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.
  • DIE WALKÜRE: Richard Wagner
    Runtime: 320 Minutes
    Starring: Christine Goerke, Eva-Maria Westbroek, Stuart Skelton, Jamie Barton, Greer Grimsley, Günther Groissböck
    Language: German (with English subtitles)
    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-Maria Westbroek, leads her on a journey from Valhalla to earthbound humanity. Philippe Jordan conducts.
  • DIALOGUES DES CARMELITES: Francis Poulenc
    Runtime: 209 Minutes
    Starring: Isabel Leonard, Adrianne Pieczonka, Erin Morley, Karen Cargill, Karita Mattila, David Portillo, Dwayne Croft
    Language: French (with English subtitles)
    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.