Tchaikovsky’s Iolanta, starring soprano Anna Netrebko, shares a double bill with Bartók’s Bluebeard’s Castle, starring Nadja Michael and Mikhail Petrenko. Acclaimed Polish film director Mariusz Treliński makes his highly anticipated Met debut with the Metropolitan Opera’s new production, inspired by classic noir films of the 1940s, bringing together two rarely performed one-acts: Tchaikovsky’s lyrical fairy […]
Renée Fleming sings one of her signature roles, the title character in Dvořák’s sumptuously melodic Rusalka, on Great Performances at the Met Sunday, May 18, 2014, at 12 noon on PBS (check local listings). (In New York, THIRTEEN will air the opera Friday, May 30, 2014, at 9 p.m.) The story of the opera, which […]
Piotr Beczala (Lenski) performs Lenski’s aria (“Kuda, kuda”) from Act II of Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin, a production of the Metropolitan Opera in New York City. Watch Excerpt from Eugene Onegin, with Piotr Beczala Deborah Warner‘s new production of Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin, conducted by Valery Gergiev, will be the season premiere of Great Performances at the […]
Acclaimed English director Deborah Warner‘s new production of Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin, conducted by Valery Gergiev, will be the season premiere of Great Performances at the Met Friday, January 17 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings). The opera stars Anna Netrebko, Mariusz Kwiecien, and Piotr Beczala. This past fall, Anna Netrebko opened her third […]
Piotr Beczala performs the Duke’s aria from Act I of Verdi’s “Rigoletto.” “Rigoletto” airs on Great Performances at the Met Friday, May 17 at 9 p.m.
Anna Netrebko as the title character, Piotr Beczala as des Grieux, and Paulo Szot as Lescaut in a scene from Massenet’s Manon which airs on THIRTEEN’s Great Performances at the Met Sunday, August 5 at 12 p.m. on PBS (check local listings).
Star soprano Anna Netrebko sings her first Met performances of the title role in Manon, Massenet’s opera about a country girl with conflicting desires for love and luxury who is drawn into a life of glamorous.