The Metropolitan Opera's Emmy and Peabody award-winning series of live performance broadcasts returns to movie theaters across the United States this fall. The seventh season of The Met: Live in HD features its next performance - Verdi’s Otello on Saturday, October 27 and will feature 12 live and 12 encore presentations through May 2013 including The Tempest and Aida. The MET: Live in HD series allows viewers a look behind the scenes of one of the world’s greatest opera houses with the inclusion of cast and director interviews and other backstage features.
This season features a new set of programming featuring some of opera’s greatest stars. From charming comedies to passionate dramas and love stories, opera fans young and old will be swept away by the powerful music, thrilling storytelling and stunning visuals.
All live events take place on Saturdays. In addition to the live events, encore performances will be exhibited on select Wednesdays after the respective live event. The full schedule of events follows below.
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Also included on this website is a downloadable event guide featuring event details, background about the Met Opera and fun, educational resources.
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